Science & Medicine

418: Freeman Hrabowski

When he was 12, he joined the Children’s Crusade in Birmingham and was thrown in jail. At 15, he entered college, studied mathematics, and went on to lead the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, bringing legions of under-represented students to STEM studies and STEM professions. He is America’s secret STEM mentor.

Person: Kafui Dzirasa
Place: UMBC
Thing: a list of expelled students
Randy’s Person: Darrell Huff

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