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The little-known life of the first African American female zoologist.

It’s been nearly six months since I left the shores of Hawaii for the nation’s capital, ready to embark on a new journey as a Roger Arliner Young Marine (RAY) Conservation Diversity Fellow . I can still remember landing at Reagan National Airport, filled with trepidation, with one suitcase and my backpack. New home. New apartment. New mission. This fellowship was created to inspire the next generation of marine conservation leaders from diverse backgrounds. It was named in honor of Dr. Roger Arliner Young, the first African-American woman to receive a doctorate in Zoology in 1940. She was a groundbreaking researcher and a staunch social activist who also struggled with both physical and mental illness. In her long career she encountered numerous obstacles because of her sex, her race and a pervasive classism. Photo Source: ASU HPS Repository Inspired by her legacy as a pio...

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