U.S. Bank and Multiple Individual Donors
Leaders at U.S. Bank were instrumental in raising funds to honor Dr. Alfonzo Thurman, who served as Dean of the UWM School of Education for a decade (2001 to 2011). He stepped down as Dean to establish UWM’s Research Center for Urban Education Leadership. An important part of Dean Thurman’s legacy was his commitment to diversifying the faculty and students with the SOE
This scholarship was established to honor the career and legacy of Dr. Alfonzo Thurman.