CHS Alumnus Nominated for Truman Scholarship
Drake Brignac ’18 was nominated for the Truman Scholarship by Louisiana State University. Each four-year college can nominate a maximum of four students each year. The Truman Scholarship recognizes college students with exceptional leadership potential who are committed public service.
Drake is a 2018 graduate of Catholic High School and a student in the Ogden Honors College at Louisiana State University where he is studying Mass Communication and Political Science. As part of the application process for the Truman Scholarship, he was asked to create policy that addresses current social issues. Drake’s proposal addresses discrepancies in criminal defendants’ court fees.