The late Robert Wilson Crosthwait, Jr., M.D., graduated from Baylor with honors in 1959. Academics didn't always come easy to him, but Dr. Crosthwait's determination to succeed led him to complete a six-year cardiovascular and thoracic surgical residency under Drs. Denton Cooley and Michael DeBakey. To honor his legacy, his daughter established the Robert Wilson Crosthwait, Jr., Scholarship to support LGBTQ+ students and students with learning disabilities. Read his story.