FOS student Monica Solomon received an Honorable Mention for the summer 2010 Outstanding Leadership

FOS student Monica Solomon received an Honorable Mention for the summer 2010 Outstanding Leadership Awards for Graduating Seniors. Monica will graduate in August 2010 with a degree in Health Education & Behavior.

First FOS Graduate Class Featured on WCJB

Check out the first cohort of FOS graduation http://wcjb.s3.amazonaws.com/news/1272998811-florida-opportunity-scholars.flv

Program for first-generation grads a success

Florida Opportunity Scholars feautured in this article in the Gainesville Sun.

McNair Scholar and FOS student, Monica Solomon, attended a conference in Arizona where she placed 8t

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Second- year McNair Scholar and HEB student Monica Solomon was selected from all University of Florida McNair students to attend the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students in Phoenix, Ariz.

She presented her research poster on the Sidney Lanier School where she won the award for “Outstanding Poster Presentation” and placed in the top 8 of 120 students in the Social and Behavioral and Public Health category. The award came with a $250 prize and… Read More »