Excerpt: I am a reflection of Justice Thurgood Marshall because... I am the 1st African American female engineer in my family as well as the 1st African American female engineer throughout my surrounding communities. Just as Justice Marshall forged forward and was instrumental in ending legal segregation and became the first African-American justice of the Supreme Court, I too, before my legacy has concluded, will forge forward breaking barriers for African American women in STEM careers.
If it wasn't for TMCF... I would not have graduated from Norfolk State University with a 3.49 grade point average majoring in Optical Engineering with Read More >
Primary Headline: Kevin Dixon
Secondary Headline: University of the Virgin Islands/St. Croix
Sub Headline: TMCF Student Ambassador
Excerpt: "I am a reflection of Justice Thurgood Marshall because... I am a first generation college graduate, and was afforded many opportunities for advancement at a HBCU. Today, I stand proud," to be a product of an HBCU, and I continue to advocate and support HBCUs across the nation.
WASHINGTON, DC – (January 2, 2018) – Today, Dr. Harry L. Williams officially begins his tenure as president & CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Read More >
Primary Headline: ASU receives $50,000 from TMCF and Coca-Cola for first-generation scholarships
Secondary Headline: Press Release
Sub Headline: December 8, 2017
Excerpt: Albany State University (ASU) has received $50,000 from the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and The Coca-Cola Foundation to support scholarships for first-generation college students. The funding was announced December 8.