Another Light on the Hill Black Students at Tufts

Mae Tyson Wright Williams

Mae Tyson Wright Williams was a cum laude student in the Jackson class of 1925. A history major, Wright was active in campus organizations, and was initiated into Phi Beta Kappa. After her time at Tufts, Wright served as a teacher and educational administrator in Baltimore. During the 1940’s, Wright also served as the national president of the sorority Delta Sigma Theta.


Biography researched and written by Peter Lam


Sources:

Gill, Gerald. “Another Light on the Hill: Black Undergraduates and Tufts.” Tufts Magazine, Spring 2002.