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Michael Dinh

MDMichael Dinh, Others Before Self

Michael credits UD’s classes with providing real-life applications to the subject matter of his Economics major and “inspiring me to pursue analytics, which was one of the best decisions of my life.”

Michael finds that UD’s emphasis on writing ability and communication has truly benefited him in the professional world.

“The ability to learn to communicate ideas succinctly can’t be understated. Getting to the point, writing succinctly, and making yourself clear are necessary to succeed at UD, and in life afterwards.”

Michael has taken these skills and used them to become an asset in Risk Analysis and Portfolio Forecasting for GM Financial in the DFW area. 

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You Can Do What with a (Spanish) Degree?

His first step was to enroll in physician’s assistant school at Baylor’s College of Medicine, a career trajectory to which he had aspired since his early childhood. Nowadays, Jonathan Cunningham, BA ’17, is dedicated to the vocational pursuit of comfort and healing at MD Anderson in Houston, among the largest cancer treatment centers in the U.S., where he was once a chemotherapy patient himself.

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History Alumnus Heads National Catholic Bioethics Center

During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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