IST student receives honorable mention for University Libraries award

Carolyn “Tomi” Oluwaseun-Apo, a fourth-year student majoring in human-centered design and development in the College of IST, earned an honorable mention for the University Libraries Undergraduate Research Award: Excellence in Information Literacy. She received a cash prize for her poster, “A Smarter Mirror for a Smarter Student: Designing a Smart Mirror for Student Productivity and Well-Being.”

Oluwaseun-Apo is a Millennium Scholar and a Schreyer Scholar. She is the vice president of the Wiring for Innovation and Racial Equity Development Inter-Network and, in 2023, was selected to Penn State’s 2023 Student and Graduate Homecoming Court. Oluwaseun-Apo’s honors adviser is Chris Gamrat, assistant teaching professor in the College of IST.

By Mary Fetzer 

Photo Credit: Penn State/Jena Soult