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: Kamaria Hill
Secondary Headline: Savannah State University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Class of 2013
Excerpt: "I am a reflection of Justice Thurgood Marshall because... I was successfully able to secure a full-time career opportunity following graduation, and also give back my time and resources to the next generation of TMCF leaders through diversity & inclusion recruiting through my role as a Solutions Specialist at Microsoft."
Primary Headline: Wendy Williams To Host Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s 28th Annual Awards Gala
Secondary Headline: Press Release
Sub Headline: October 11, 2016
Excerpt: Daytime Emmy nominated talk show host Wendy Williams will host the Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s (TMCF) 28th Annual Awards Gala on November 21, 2016 at the Washington Hilton. Gala honorees include Shelley Broderick, Dean of the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law; Benjamin F. Wilson, Managing Principal at Bevridge & Diamond; Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square; and Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.