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: Marcus Johnson
Secondary Headline: Texas Southern University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Class of 2014
Excerpt: If it wasn't for Thurgood Marshall College Fund... I would have never had the opportunity to develop the professional skills needed to compete in today's workforce or have graduated and walk into a career with such a great company like Altria.