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Kristin Nador
Kristin Nador • 2 years ago

In 1943, Dr. Martha Euphemia Lofton Haynes graduated from The Catholic University in Washington D.C. and became the first black woman to earn a Ph.D. in Mathematics. She established a math department at Miner Teachers College – later the District of Columbia Teachers College – and served as Chair of the Division of Mathematics and #Education. In '66, she was the first woman to chair the District of Columbia School Board, where she was instrumental in integrating the DC public school system.

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