Abbegayle Stevenson ‘18

Hometown: Litchfield, IL
Major: Social Work
Future Plans: Earn a master’s degree in social work

Before enrolling in classes at the University of Illinois Springfield, Abbegayle Stevenson had never traveled outside the country. Now, she’s traveled to five countries in Europe and is about to embark on a summer study abroad trip to Croatia. Stevenson, a social work major, spent the past 9 months studying abroad in Trollhättan, Sweden at Högskolan Väst (University West). At UIS, she is a founding member of the Chi Chapter of the Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority Inc. and is a member of the Leadership for Life Service Organization. Following graduation from UIS, she wants to earn her master’s degree in social work and eventually work for the Department of Children & Family Services (DCFS).

Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.


Posted on June 1, 2017