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.
Drayton, Milded Levert Skipwith
South Eastern Region
Phi Tau Omega Chapter
First African American student to enroll in the Nursing Program at the University of Alabama. All of her expenses were paid by the State of Alabama (1966). Only 3 of the 10 African American students graduated (1969).