Excerpt: Leadership Institute allowed me to see that as long as you dedicate your time into things that put you steps closer to your goals and aspirations, then anything is possible. I never thought right out of college I was going to be in a position that will lead me towards my career.
After attending the Leadership Institute (LI), I had a different love for my HBCU. When I first told the world I was going to Virginia State Universit 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.
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) data shows that HBCUs graduate the highest percentage of Black students in the nation; 45 percent associate’s degrees, 81 percent bachelor’s, 70 percent master’s and 62 percent doctoral. Read More >
Pan-Hellenic Council hosts Financial Aid Seminar
April 21, 2019
Additional financial tips were provided by Joyce Payne, founder of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, and Leah Hill, associate director of financial aid at N.C. Wesleyan College. Read More >