One of UVA's 'Hidden Figures' Honored for Breaking Color Barrier

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00 -- mes3xg

Mavis ClaytorMore than 300 people crowded into McLeod Auditorium at the University of Virginia’s School of Nursing on Friday to honor the school’s first African-American enrollee and graduate, Mavis Claytor. She charmed the audience, joked and told stories of her family, her early education in segregated Virginia and the hurdles and triumphs she faced during integration, and at UVA. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Christine Phelan Kueter)