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Senior Deandre Allen honored by American Advertising Federation

Jan 10, 2023

Deandre AllenSt. Bonaventure University’s Deandre Allen has been named one of the nation’s 50 Most Promising Multicultural Students by the American Advertising Federation.

A senior from Queens, New York, Allen was profiled in a St. Bonaventure feature story last fall.

Students honored will participate in February in a four-day industry immersion program in New York that will include professional development and personal branding workshops, the Building Bridges for Our Future Awards Ceremony and Luncheon, and Recruiter’s Expo.

The Most Promising program gives advertising, media, communications, and tech companies the opportunity to tap into high-achieving talent of 50 diverse college students from across the country.

This year’s class has an average GPA of 3.7 and represents 28 schools and 18 states across the country.


About the University: The nation’s first Franciscan university, St. Bonaventure University is a community committed to transforming the lives of our students inside and outside the classroom, inspiring in them a lifelong commitment to service and citizenship. St. Bonaventure was named the #5 regional university value in the North in U.S. News and World Report’s 2022 college rankings edition.