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  • #waybackwednesday Megan Kinney

    #waybackwednesday Megan Kinney

    With only 10 days left until commencement, we've asked our seniors about their favorite activities, people and other aspects of Dean College. #waybackwednesday will feature a weekly Q&A with senior students to give YOU an inside perspective of The Dean Difference.

    Read on to learn more about Megan Kinney!

    What is your favorite memory of your time at Dean?

    The start of junior year, I was a part of the NFL Kick Off event at Gillette Stadium for the Patriots and I got to be on the field and work the banners during the opening of football season.

    Who was the first friend you met during your first year at Dean? How did you meet?

    My roommate Kelly. We met over the Facebook page and officially met and became friends on Accepted Students Day.

    What was your all-time favorite meal at the dining center during your time at Dean? Why?

    The chicken parmesan!

    What was your favorite event (sports, club/org, holiday, academic, etc) that you participated in during your time at Dean? Please explain why and use detail.

    Spring Fling is my favorite event because it's a carnival and I love those types of events. My favorite sport event was being a part of the women's volleyball team this year. It felt awesome being a part of the team that made a comeback.

    Is there a specific faculty/staff member that had a positive impact on your time here at Dean? What did they do to help you grow as a student? What year did you meet them?

    Joel Thayer has had a positive impact on my time here. He has helped me feel confident on what I want to do when I graduate and how to do it. He's been my professor since freshman year.

    What has been the best part of senior year at Dean?

    The best part has been being able to chill out with my friends.

    What advice would you give yourself as a freshman coming into Dean?

    Put yourself out there but don't over exert yourself.

    What does the Dean Difference mean to you?

    The Dean Difference means equal opportunity. I have had so many opportunities at Dean so The Dean Difference is equal opportunity.

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