Hailey Hollinshead ‘20

Hometown: Springfield, IL
Major: Biochemistry
Future Plans: Become a dermatologist


Hailey Hollinshead’s passion for science and medical research has grown at the University of Illinois Springfield. She plans to attend medical school following graduation and become a dermatologist. On campus, Hollinshead co-founded the Legion of Ladies, a student organization focused on women’s empowerment. She is also a resident assistant in Lincoln Residence Hall and previously served on the UIS cheerleading and track and field teams. In November 2018, Hollinshead was honored with the Student Laureate Award from the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. As an undergraduate, she is currently conducting research with Associate Professor of Chemistry Layne Morsch and works off campus as a research assistant at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield.

Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.

 

Posted on December 12, 2018