Adebayo Afuape is a Food Science and Technology graduate from a humble village in Ibadan, Nigeria. He would have gone the usual way of thinking he had no chance at foreign education and simply settled for a job in his hometown all the while dreaming of what he could become with a little more exposure.
Meet Ayodamola Otun, the Nigerian student who won IUPUI’s (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA) Most Outstanding Student for 2016. Ayo, as he likes to be called, major in Biology. He has received many scholarships and academic awards.
Here are a few:
- IUPUI University College Chancellor Scholar | 2015
- Norman Brown Diversity and Leadership Scholar | March 2015
- Olaniyan Diversity Research Scholar | May 2015
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Sometimes we find ourselves at the cross road of our career. It used to seem as if you knew where you were going but suddenly, you are left to ask the life changing questions; is this really what I want? Should I stick with this or try something different? Should I follow my passion or stick with what I have at hand?
Warren Buffett shares words of wisdom from decades of experience, success, and failure.
The “most successful investor of the 20th century” has a thing or two to teach you about being a great leader. Warren Buffett is a famed philanthropist, business magnate, and sharklike investor. As the CEO and biggest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway and someone who consistently ranks among the richest people in the world,
How much would you want to develop the skills to communicate effectively before a job interview panel, for a business presentation, before investors, defending a project in school or talking to the opposite sex?
Few things are as spirit liberating as being able to speak confidently and effectively in your personal and professional life.
As we celebrate the 54th independence day of our nation Nigeria, here is a list of 54 national inspiring quotes for you to meditate on.
- Empires do not suffer emptiness of purpose at the time of their creation. It is when they have become established that aims are lost and replaced by vague ritual.
Maya Angelou was an American author and poet. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning more than fifty years.
She passed on 28th May 2014, leaving us with a feeling of sadness but also with gratitude for a life well spent.
What do you spend most of your time on? You have two choices; to either feel disappointed and frustrated about the whole situation in the country: high rate of unemployment, poor governance etc or take responsibility for your career.
It may not seem easy to accept, high unemployment rate or not, you are responsible for your life’s outcome.
Many students (not only students) like to turn on music when they read. Some say, when they read and listen to music, it helps them associate the content of the book with the music; for some, it creates an inspiring environment and others love that background sound to keep focused.
I was also guilty of this while in school.
Motivational Quotes for students are like pills for learners to energize the inner being. Just as technology tools are necessary to get by our daily lives, so are motivational quotes. As a student and a learner, a simple short sentence can go a long way to brighten your day and ignite a spark into your daily activity when digested subconsciously.