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.
Flowers, Vonetta Jeffreys
First African American female to win a Gold Medal in the Winter Olympics. This pioneer was the brakeman on a two-woman bobsledding team (2002). She won a Bronze Medal at the World Championship at Konigssee(2004).