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.
Osborne, Geneva Estelle Massey Riddle
North Atlantic Region
Tau Omega Chapters
First African American woman to serve as Superintendent of Nurses at Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri(1945). This pioneering Soror became the first full-time African American Instructor at New York University.