Dr. Charles Henry Turner was the first Black person to earn a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Chicago.
Mr. Lloyd A. Quarterman was one of the few Black scientists chosen to work on The Manhattan Project.
Mrs. Harriett G. Jenkins served as the assistant administrator for equal opportunity programs at NASA.
Dr. Manu Platt is a world-renowned researcher who focuses on cardiovascular disease, sickle cell disease, HIV, and tissue remodeling.
Dr. Albert Manley was the 5th President of Spelman College and the first Black and first male president.
Dr. Marie Maynard Daly was the first Black woman to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry in the U.S.