The Prospector


Fight for equality opens door for African-Americans

Maria Esquinca, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2014

954, Thelma White, a young African-American valedictorian from Douglas High School—El Paso’s only black high school—walked onto the dull gray cement steps of UTEP, then known as Texas Western College, in a brave attempt...

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Thelma White