HPU graduates are leading prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse at one extraordinary member of the Class of 2023:
Name: Austin Vohra
Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina
Major: Business Administration with minors in marketing and social media marketing
Post-graduation plans: Vohra will join Duke Energy in Orlando, Florida, as a project controls specialist where he will develop, maintain and update project schedules and analyze progress to identify delays and critical path activities. He will work closely with project managers to develop recovery plans for schedule delays and potential risk mitigation strategies.
How HPU helped you get there:
“HPU helped me prepare for my future goals by providing me with great opportunities, such as the ability to network with companies and leaders, access to Success Coaches and classes taught by professors with real-world experience. I also used the Office of Career and Professional Development for help with my resumé and advice on how to find the best job for me.”
Most impactful mentor at HPU:
“My most impactful mentor at HPU has been Robert Tillman, a career advisor for the Phillips School of Business. He helped me navigate challenges and develop the skills and qualities I have today. He pushed and challenged me, which helped me grow and become a better person.”
How has HPU’s inspiring environment contributed to your success?
“HPU’s inspiring environment contributed to my success because creating such a positive and supportive atmosphere while setting high expectations made me want to strive to be better and reach my full potential.”
Advice for underclassmen:
“My advice for underclassmen is to meet as many people as you can; because it’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”
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