David Faris

How can we improve society? David Faris, associate professor of political science, believes it starts with instilling Roosevelt's values of social justice in the classroom. Here, we are creating the next generation of socially conscious leaders.

How can we improve society? David Faris, associate professor of political science, believes it starts with instilling Roosevelt's values of social justice in the classroom. Here, we are creating the next generation of socially conscious leaders.

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Dr. Laura Licari, assistant professor of clinical sciences
Science, Health and Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Real World Experience, Faculty and Staff

Dr. Laura Licari, assistant professor of clinical sciences at Roosevelt University, did not follow a traditional path to pharmacy school. She started college at Augustana College, a small liberal arts school in the Quad Cities. There she enjoyed a tight-knit learning community with hands-on professors. “Everybody there wanted to interact with their students,” she said.

Roosevelt alumna Sheila Chalmers-Currin
Roosevelt's Chicago, Alumni, Arts and Sciences

Even while she was still working in the corporate world, Matteson village president Sheila Chalmers-Currin (MS ’98) found ways to serve the community.

Second-year pharmacy student Tobi Ayodae
Science, Health and Pharmacy, Pharmacy, An Inclusive Community, Current Students, Faculty and Staff

Pharmacy student Tobi Ayoade was in his final undergraduate semester when he woke up one night, unable to breathe. In 2019, Ayoade was in his early twenties and had never had any major health problems.