Wilbert D. Davis, Jr. Book Scholarship
Mr. Ita Adebayo is a senior Financial Accounting major from Chicago, Illinois. During summer 2013, Mr. Adebayo served as an auditing intern for Crowne Howarth, a top 10 accounting firm. Ita will be returning to Crowne Howarth during Summer 2014 as and also plans to pursue a graduate degree in Accountancy, aspiring to become a Certified Public Accountant. Ita is a Spring 2012 initiate of the Eta Tau chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated where he currently serves as the chapter Treasurer. Illinois State University Fraternity and Sorority Life awarded Ita with the Outstanding Male Scholar and Brother of The Year awards during Spring 2013. Congratulations Ita and keep up the good work!
The Illinois Committee of Black Concerns in Higher Education
The Illinois Committee of Black Concerns in Higher Education (ICBCHE) will be sponsoring a Drive-In Conference at Eastern Illinois University. Please mark your calendar and SAVE-THE-DATE - Thursday, February 27, 2014!!! Call for proposals are forthcoming.
2nd Annual Umoja Black Graduation Celebration
The Umoja: Celebration of Black Graduates is a pre-commencement celebration to honor African-American and other students of color who through unyielding determination have successfully completed an undergraduate or graduate degree from Illinois State University. The theme this year is The 3Rs of Black Education: Resistance, Resilience, and Reciprocity.
Registration is FREE and open to ALL graduating Illinois State University students. Please visit the Umoja website for additional information.