North Central College student earns prestigious higher education fellowship

Nov 04, 2013

North Central College student Femi Oyewole ’15 has been selected for a prestigious program that offers networking, mentoring and other opportunities for students who want to pursue careers as higher education administrators.

Oyewole has been accepted into the 2013-2014 class of the Undergraduate Fellows Program of Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, formerly known as the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).

The NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP) is a semi-structured mentoring program for undergraduate students wishing to explore and better understand the field of student affairs. Students and their mentors are provided the foundation to establish a semi-structured mentoring relationship at their institution. Students also have the opportunity to attend a national conference, participate in paid internships and in NASPA’s Summer Leadership Institute.

Oyewole is a junior sociology major from Bloomingdale who also participates in the high jump event as a member of the men’s track and field team and represents the team on the Student-Athletic Advisory Committee.