Mabel Raimey was the first African American woman to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, attend Marquette University Law School, and practice law in Wisconsin.
Sister Joel Read served for 35 years as president of Alverno College and became widely known and respected for her innovative education reforms.
Bertha Reynolds, known as “Dr. Bertha,” was one of the first women to be licensed as a doctor in the state.
Jewish activist Hannah Rosenthal served as a U.S. special envoy to work against anti-Semitism.