April  20, 2023- Maryland Post-Session Legislative Update and Annual Meeting

Grace United Methodist Church
5407 N Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210

Our speaker will be Delegate Catherine “Cathi” Forbes, Maryland State District 43B, Baltimore County.  Our meeting will begin at 7 pm April 20 at Grace United Methodist Church on the corner of Charles Street and Northern Parkway. We will be having a business meeting that evening, including electing  officers for the coming year, following Delegate Forbes’s talk.   Delegate Forbes plans to arrive at 6:30, so plan to join her for refreshments and informal conversation.

Delegate Catherine “Cathi” Forbes, Maryland State District 43B, Baltimore County, has  been a member of the House of Delegates since October 29, 2019 (representing Dist. 42A, Oct. 29, 2019 to Jan. 11, 2023; representing Dist. 43B since Jan. 11, 2023). Delegate Forbes is a member, Appropriations Committee, 2020- (education & economic development subcommittee, 2020-; oversight committee on personnel, 2021-22; capital budget subcommittee, 2023-; chair, oversight committee on pensions, 2023-). Member, Maryland Legislative Transit Caucus, 2019-; Women Legislators of Maryland, 2019-; Maryland Legislative Latino Caucus, 2021-.

May 18, 2023 – International Program and Dinner

Reservations Deadline: May 11, 2023

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Mark your calendar for May 18 to attend the Annual Dinner and International Program to begin at 6 PM at the Country Club of Maryland in Towson. Our speaker this year is AAUW International Fellow, Dr. Omosalewa Olaoluwa (Ola) from Nigeria. Dr. Olaoluwa’s specialty is chemistry, as she pursues a post doc in natural products.

Please join us for this special evening of camaraderie with fellow members and guests, exceptional food, a beautiful setting and an interesting and informative interactive program. Below is Dr. Olaoluwa’s brief biography:

Dr. Omosalewa Olaoluwa was born on 25th May 1977 in Oyo-state, Nigeria. She is the only child of her mother, with many step-brothers and sisters. She completed her first and second degrees in the years 2000 and 2003, respectively. She earned her third degree (2012) in natural products chemistry. She is currently a Senior lecturer in the Department of Chemistry,  University of Ibadan, Nigeria, her alma mater. She has published articles in reputable journals to her credit. She is a recipient of some funding awards, including an AAUW International Fellowship award. At present, her research is on natural products with anticancer properties at Morgan State University. Her experience has made her very compassionate about union in family and letting the younger generation know the right path to tread. She is happily married, and the union is blessed with children.