Secondary Headline: North Carolina A&T State University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Alumni
Excerpt: Success for me is about having a strong faith and being a thought leader, but also giving back in your community as well. I think it's imperative that we give back because you never know what you can do and how that can change someone's life.
The best advice that I received from a coworker or someone that I worked with is about listening aggressively and obsess about the customer. Here Read More >
Primary Headline: Achaia Ravizee
Secondary Headline: Norfolk State University
Sub Headline: TMCF Student Ambassador
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.
Primary Headline: TMCF CONGRATULATES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE WHITE HOUSE INITIATIVE ON HBCUs, JOHNATHAN M. HOLIFIELD
Secondary Headline: Press Release
Sub Headline: September 18, 2017
Excerpt: Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) applauds President Trump’s decision to name a new executive director for the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Johnathan M. Holifield has more than 20 years of multidisciplinary business and government experience, which will help lead the critical work of developing a robust policy and budgetary agenda to positively impact HBCUs, including our 47 publicly-supported member-schools.
Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) applauds President Trump’s decision to name a new executive director for the White House Initiative on Histori Read More >
Primary Headline: The White House Should Postpone Its HBCU Conference
Secondary Headline: Op-Ed
Sub Headline: September 14, 2017
Excerpt: Our students and our leaders deserve more than to be a catalyst for liberal or conservative groups to use the conference as an agenda amplifier; especially when HBCUs have hard work ahead in securing partnerships to promote and to bolster institutional strengths in STEM, national defense, public health, secondary education, entrepreneurship and business management.