A fascinating introduction to Alpha Kappa Alpha’s pioneering members - women who have been active, visionary barrier breakers, seizing every opportunity to make a difference throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This exhibit ensures that their empowering stories continue to inspire and are not left out of recorded history.
Davis, Alice Coachman
South Atlantic Region
First African American woman in the world to win an Olympic Gold Medal and the first American woman to win a Gold Medal in Track and Field (1948).