Two first-year students at the University of Notre Dame have received Thurgood Marshall Scholarships from Notre Dame’s Black Cultural Arts Council.p. The award recipients, Michelle Clayborne from Columbus, Ohio, and Frank Duerson from Indianapolis, were honored earlier this month at a reception on campus.
Established in 1993 to honor the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, the scholarships provide financial assistance to students who are African-Americans and active in the Notre Dame community. Two scholarships are awarded each year ? one to a male student and one to a female.