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.
Barrow, Dame (Ruth) Nita
First female Governor General of Barbados. She served as Queen Elizabeth's Representative to Barbados, an independent member of the Commonwealth (1990). She had been Barbados' Ambassador to the United Nations (1986).