Eboo Patel Writer

Eboo Patel is a member of President Barack Obama's inaugural Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships. He is an American Muslim of Gujarati Indian heritage and founder and president of the Interfaith Youth Core, a Chicago-based international nonprofit that aims to promote interfaith cooperation. Patel grew up in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, where he attended Glenbard South High School. He has a doctorate in the sociology of religion from Oxford University, where he studied on a Rhodes scholarship. Patel attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for his undergraduate studies.

Personal details

Date of birth
1975
Place of birth
Mumbai, India
Nationality
United States of America
Religion
Islam

Education

1. University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign Colleges/University

The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, University of Illinois, UIUC, or simply Illinois) is a large public research-intensive university in the US state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is the second oldest public university in the state, second to Illinois State University, and is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. It is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities. The university is designated as a RU/VH Research University (very high research activities). The campus library system possesses the second-largest university library in the United States and the fifth-largest in the country overall.

Type Public university
Endowment
2012. 1.16 bil. $
2010. 956 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1867
Headquarters
610 East John Street, 300 Turner Student Services Building, 61820 - Champaign, Illinois
Undergraduates
2012. 32,281
2010. 31,540
2009. 31,473
Postgraduates
2012. 12,239
2010. 12,322
Acceptance rate
2012. 63.3 %
2011. 67.6 %
2010. 68.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 15.3 K $
2011. 13.8 K $
2010. 13.1 K $
2009. 12.1 K $
2008. 11.7 K $
Official web page www.illinois.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign connected by profession and/or age

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2. University of Oxford Colleges/University

- Doctorate / Sociology of religion

The University of Oxford (informally Oxford University or Oxford) is a university located in Oxford, United Kingdom. It is the second-oldest surviving university in the world and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096. The University grew rapidly from 1167 when Henry II banned English students from attending the University of Paris. In post-nominals the University of Oxford was historically abbreviated as Oxon., from the Latin Universitas Oxoniensis, although Oxf is now used in official university publications.

Type University
Endowment
2012. 855 mil. £
2011. 850 mil. £
Institution colors
Headquarters
Wellington Square, OX1 2JD - Oxford, Oxfordshire
Undergraduates
2012. 11,832
Postgraduates
2012. 9,857
Acceptance rate
2012. 20.5 %
2011. 18.37 %
2010. 18.4 %
2009. 20.9 %
Official web page www.ox.ac.uk
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Oxford connected by profession and/or age

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3. Glenbard South High School High school

Glenbard South High School, or GSHS or GBS is a public four-year high school located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. It is part of Glenbard Township High School District 87, and is the smallest of the four Glenbard Township High Schools.

Type High school
Institution colors
Founded
1972
Headquarters
23W200 Butterfield Road, 60137 - Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Official web page www.glenbardsouthhs.org
Wikipedia article

Organizations founded

1. Interfaith Youth Core

Non-profit organization

Headquarters

910 W Van Buren St Fl 4, Illinois

Wikiedia article

Interfaith Youth Core is a Chicago-based non-profit founded in 2002 by Eboo Patel. The organization’s stated mission is to make interfaith cooperation a social norm. Today it operates with approximately 30 full-time staff and a $4 million budget. It has worked on five continents and with over 200 college campuses domestically.

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