MAKERS Moment

Rebellion Pays

Simmons was always warned her outspokeness and challenges to authority would hamper her career.

Tags: leadership, iconoclasts

Sharecropper to University President Sharecropper to University President
Ruth Simmons
Reaching A Diversity of Students Reaching A Diversity of Students
Ruth Simmons
The Future Crystallized The Future Crystallized
Ruth Simmons
New Roles in the Home New Roles in the Home
Ruth Simmons
Feminists in Waiting Feminists in Waiting
Ruth Simmons
On the Poverty Line On the Poverty Line
Ruth Simmons
Pressure of Being a Symbol Pressure of Being a Symbol
Ruth Simmons
Women's Financial Know-How Women's Financial Know-How
Ruth Simmons
An Almost Drop Out An Almost Drop Out
Ruth Simmons
An Odd Duck An Odd Duck
Ruth Simmons
The Miracle of School The Miracle of School
Ruth Simmons