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H-F graduate Folashade Olumola is selected as a Fulbright English teaching assistant

Folashade Olumola, a 2018 graduate of Homewood-Flossmoor High School, has been selected for a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award.

Folashade Olumola

Olumola, a recent graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who majored in political science, will be teaching university students in Turkey beginning in mid-September. The award is for a nine-month period. She is one of 20 U.S. students to receive the English Teaching Assistant Award.

In Turkey the program is administered by the Turkish Fulbright Commission that partners with state universities, according to the Fulbright . . .

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