Who was the First Black Woman To Travel To Space?

Do you think it is difficult for women of color today? Imagine in the 90s when we were still struggling with basic human rights! Dr. Mae Jemison did it!

A Peace Corps Physician

Attended Cornell and Standford Universities, she was a medical officer in the Peace Corps!

First African American Woman to Travel to Space

On the space shuttle Endeavor, Mae Jemison went to become an astronaut in Space.

Dreamt of Touching the stars

She was the first African American woman to become NASA’s first female engineer in 1958!