Category: 1951-now

Brooks, Angie

Angie Brooks

Angie Brooks is best known as the first African woman to serve as president of the United Nations General Assembly.

Shalala, Donna

Donna Shalala

Donna Shalala was the first woman to head a Big Ten university and the longest-serving secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Bleier, Ruth

Ruth Bleier

Ruth Bleier was a neurophysiology professor whose pioneering work showed that there was gender bias in the field of biological science.