CIOGC Lifetime Achievement Award: Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdullah

Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdullah entered college at the age of sixteen and became the first African-American to earn a PhD. in Public Health from the University of Illinois, Chicago Campus (UIC).  She worked as an adjunct Psychology and Sociology professor in City Colleges and Universities. During her academic career, she wrote numerous articles in peer reviewed [...]

By |2018-11-12T15:08:12-05:00November 12th, 2018|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|0 Comments

3/14/17 – MWA recognizes CIOGC alumni as Inspiring Woman Award honorees

Every year during Women’s History Month, Muslim Women’s Alliance (MWA) shines a spotlight on Chicago area women who have contributed significantly in giving back to the community, been a positive role model, and fostered a commitment to helping others. This year, MWA will honor two CIOGC alumni, Ahlam Jbara and Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdullah at their [...]

By |2017-03-15T02:01:45-05:00March 15th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments