Andrew Pham is a third-year undergraduate student at the University of Denver pursuing a double major in Molecular Biology and Sociology with triple minors in Chemistry, Math, and Leadership Studies. As his choice of studies exhibits, Andrew enjoys interdisciplinary coursework as a way to enrich his analytical abilities.
Outside of school, Andrew is passionately involved in service-related activities. He has held various leadership positions to collaborate with prominent non-profits including Kiva, GlobeMed, End Child Pornography Abuse and Trafficking, and Malaria No More. Likewise, he started a successful club called Students Advocating Change to raise awareness of foreign social issues and fundraise for the victims of those issues.
Andrew hopes to attend medical school and believes this field amalgamates his fervor for critical thinking and social justice.
- Leading service-oriented activities
- Marketing with social media
- Coordinating and facilitating events
- Delegating in team settings
- Initiating action
Photo and Quotations
Boettcher Foundation Teacher Recognition Ceremony
"There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for" - J.R.R. Tolkien, author
“Imagining what it is like to be someone other than yourself is at the core of our humanity. It is the essence of compassion and the beginning of morality” - Ian Mcewan, author