2018 ut student government and rebecca carreon boot scholarship

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Marcus Martinez

Marcus Martinez is a third-year law student at The University of Texas School of Law.

Editor-in-Chief of the Texas Hispanic Journal of Law & Policy, where he will be the first to publish two issues of the journal in a single school year

Alumni Chair of Chicano Hispanic Law Student Association, connecting law students with successful Latino lawyers and alumni

Travelled twice to the Rio Grande Valley with the Richard & Ginni Mithoff Pro Bono Program, providing free legal services to indigent clients where he grew up

Uses his identity as a lens through which to lead on boards of progressive civic groups, including William Wayne Justice Student Advisory Board, American Constitution Society, and 2017 Getting Radical in the South Conference. 

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Jaellyn Walls

Jaelynn Walls is a sophomore pursuing B.A. in Plan II Honors and Art History

Vice President of Plan II Student Association

2018-19 Education Intern at the Blanton Museum of Art

Creator of Art in Color, a video series highlighting contemporary artists of color in the Blanton Museum of Art

Gives monthly lectures to multiple Austin elementary students on famous artists of color and their works