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Jared Pinkney-Football

Posted by on Friday, November 1, 2019 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Jared Pinkney
Football
Senior
Major: Communication Studies

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

Unique opportunity to play SEC football and graduate from a prestigious university.

What are your career goals?

NFL, sports broadcasting.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

Focus, time management skills, and sacrifice.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

Try to focus on one thing at a time and not get caught up in the entire workload as an overwhelming whole.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

No ritual, just hope I don’t fail it.

Favorite quote?

“When you’re good at something, you’ll tell everyone. When you’re great at something, they’ll tell you.” -Walter Payton