A Wilberforce University change agent was among the members of the 2020/2021 classes of the Dayton Region Walk of Fame. Nominated by local oral historian, Larry Crowe, Hallie Quinn Brown, WU class of 1873, was one of five inducted into the elite selection. Each year, the inductees are recognized because of their civic accomplishments in the Greater Miami Valley. The elocutionist, civil and women’s rights advocate, author, and educator is buried in Cedarville, Ohio.
University vice president Natalie Coles accepted on behalf of the university.