Andrew Velazquez Named Top Ten Senior
July 21, 2014
The UTEP Alumni Association Top Ten Seniors awards are presented to students who have achieved academic success as well as proven commitment to the community. A committee of UTEP alumni, faculty and staff select the Top Ten Seniors based on grade point average, volunteer activities and leadership.
Representing The College of Business Administration in the 2013 Top Ten Seniors list is Andrew Velazquez.
Major: Economics and Finance
Andrew graduated in May 2013 with a double major in economics and finance from the College of Business Administration. He maintained a 3.8 G.P.A. and graduated magna cum laude.
Andrew was the recipient of the James A. Cardwell Endowed Scholarship, a University 21st Century Scholar, and a graduate of the Law School Preparation Institute. He served as a Miner Ambassador from 2011-13 and held various officer positions in the Student Government Association. He also volunteered as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for children.
His professors stated, “He is extremely conscientious and willing to assist in whatever capacity he can” and “perhaps one of the finest students we have ever had the pleasure to teach.”