Alumni Stories

Dante
Gavidia

"A master's degree from a prestigious overseas school gave me an advantage."
Mine Superintendent, Compania de Minas Buenaventura, Peru

Project Management, Civil & Environmental
Credentials: 
MEng. Project Management '10
Background Information: 

As supervisor of underground operations for the Buenaventura Mining Company, Dante is responsible for planning mine production for Peru's largest publically traded precious metals company.

We asked Dante why he chose Maryland and Project Management for his master's degree program and his answer was direct, "because of its reputation and noticing that engineers work with people, learning how to make people efficient was important to my career and gaining a promotion."

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