Monica Cox

February 28, 2019

The Nationa Society of Black Physicists honors Dr. Monica Cox. Dr. Cox was the first woman to earn tenure at the College of Engineering at Purdue Universirty. She is currently the chair of the newly created Department of Engineering Education at The Ohio State University.

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Alexa Irene Canady

February 27, 2019

The National Society of Black Physicists honors Dr. Alexa Irene Canady. Dr. Canady became the first female African-American neurosurgeon in the United States.

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Bessie Coleman

February 26, 2019

The National Society of Black Physicists honors Bessie Coleman. Ms. Coleman was the first woman of African-American descent and the first of Native American descent, to hold a pilot license.

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Polite Stewart Jr

February 24, 2019

The National Society of Black Physicists honors Polite Stewart Jr. He is believed to be the youngest graduate in Southern University and A&M College‚Äôs history. After enrolling at the Baton Rouge, La., university at age 14, Stewart graduated cum laude at 18 with a degree in physics in 2012.

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The Three Doctors

February 23, 2019

The National Society of Black Physicists honors Drs. Sampson Davis, Rameck Hunt and George Jenkins, fondly known as The Three Doctors. The Three Doctors is a group of African-American medical doctors who are also motivational speakers and authors.

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