Members of the media are invited to cover and photograph a conversation with Thurgood Marshall College Fund President Dr. Harry Lee Williams at 10 a.m. on Nov. 13, in the Medical Simulation Center on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix.
Established in 1987, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is the nation’s largest organization exclusively representing the Black College Community. TMCF 47 member-schools include the publicly supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs), and Historically Black Community Colleges, educating nearly 300,000 students. TMCF helps students to succeed and acquire a high-quality college education at an affordable cost. The foundation connects high performing, world-ready students with top tier employment opportunities. TMCF is the only national organization to provide this level of support to publicly supported HBCUs and PBIs, and to date has awarded more than $300 million in such assistance to its students and member-schools.
UVI students, faculty and staff have been invited to attend.
What: A Conversation TMCF President Dr. Harry Williams
When: Monday, November 13
Time: 10 a.m.
Where: Medical Simulation Center - Albert A. Sheen Campus – St. Croix
Contact: UVI Public Relations Office (340) 693-1059