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Lola Bolarinwa

Honors Ambassador


  • Major: Biochemistry
  • Educational Goal: Pre-Medicine
  • Year: Sophomore
  • Email Address:
  • Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Housing: On-campus housing
  • I am a member of:
    • Society of Future Physicians
    • American Medical Women’s Association
    • African American Academic Network
    • African Student Council
    • Black Student Union
  • A fun fact about me: I’m left-handed!
  • Ask me about:
    • Attending a school far from home
    • Balancing school, social life and an internship/job
    • Any questions pertaining to the pre-medicine track
    • Applying for scholarships through UIC and external
    • Making a manageable class schedule and choosing professors