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Ruth Jean Simmons (Stubblefield)

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Birthplace: Grapeland, Houston County, TX, United States
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About Ruth Simmons

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruth_Simmons

Ruth Simmons (born Ruth Jean Stubblefield, July 3, 1945) is an American professor and academic administrator. She is the current President of Prairie View A&M University, a historically black university.

Simmons previously served as the 18th president of Brown University from 2001 to 2012, where she was the first African American president of an Ivy League institution. Prior to Brown, she headed Smith College, one of the Seven Sisters and the largest women's college in the United States, beginning in 1995. In 2017, she was called out of retirement and officially named the eighth president of Prairie View A&M University in her home state of Texas.

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1945
July 3, 1945
Grapeland, Houston County, TX, United States