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eternallybeautifullyblack:

#black excellence #black achievement
In 1947, Dr. Marie Daly became the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in Chemistry when she graduated from Columbia University. A trailblazer in the field of biochemistry, Dr. Daly was the first to make the connection between high cholesterol and heart disease and food.
Image and caption via Nubian Rootz Cultural Center

eternallybeautifullyblack:

#black excellence #black achievement

In 1947, Dr. Marie Daly became the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in Chemistry when she graduated from Columbia University. A trailblazer in the field of biochemistry, Dr. Daly was the first to make the connection between high cholesterol and heart disease and food.

Image and caption via Nubian Rootz Cultural Center