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Doyin Oyeniyi was born in Nigeria but has lived in Texas for most of her life. Since graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.J. in multimedia journalism, she’s written about race, immigration, abortion access, and gun violence in the U.S. and has interviewed many Texas artists, writers, and filmmakers. When she’s not writing, she’s most likely reading fantasy novels, trying out a new recipe, or pretending to train for another marathon.

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Five Texas Teens Doing Big Things

Jan 21, 2013 By Doyin Oyeniyi

An Austin teen will be the first American to graduate from an elite ballet school in Russia this spring. She is just the latest in a string of Texas teens who have accomplished impressive things in the past few years.