Professor Barbara T. Bowman‘s May award from the Illinois Currency Exchange Charitable Foundation was highlighted in the Chicago Defender.

Bowman received the a 2014 Education Award at the foundation’s Back 2 School luncheon along with Elizabeth Dozier, principal of Christian Fenger Academy High School.

The foundation’s Back 2 School program is the largest initiative in the state to provide school supplies to underprivileged students. In 2013, it provided supplies to more than 25,000 students around Illinois.

FULL ARTICLE: Chicago Defender