Storied Women of MIT: Jennifer N. Rudd (2018)

Jennifer N. Rudd '68, a biology major, was one of two black woman to first earn a degree from MIT, along with Shirley Ann Jackson '68, PhD '73. In 1968, both women also helped found the Black Students' Union (BSU).

Timeline: 2000s
School: School of Science
Department: Biology
Life: Black Students' Union (BSU)
Career: CommunityHealth & Medicine
Object: Video
Collection: Activism, Critical Mass 1955-1968, Rising Voices 1995-Present, Shirley A. Jackson, Students, Women