Tag: Omolabake Oyetayo

PMSA Grad From Nigeria Wins Full Ride To Study Neuroscience AT UIUC

Monday, July 30, 2018 || By Siobhan Neela-Stock || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Omolabake Oyetayo, a recent PMSA graduate and Nigeria native who will attend UIUC in the fall to study neuroscience. | Photo provided 

Growing up, Omolabake Oyetayo’s father always said to her, ‘It takes brains to work with brains.” That’s mostly what has motivated the 17-year-old to study neuroscience this fall at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 

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Local Groups Unite To Help Proviso Students Pay For College

Monday, June 18, 2018 || By Tom Holmes || @maywoodnews 

The Kiwanis Club of Forest Park and 209 Together are partnering to raise $6,000 for hard-working, college-bound students of Proviso Township District 209 High Schools through “Great Chefs Feeding College Dreams,” a fundraiser that will be held at 7 p.m. on June 28 on the rooftop of the Urban Pioneer Group, 7503 Madison St.

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