• OSU unveils Nancy Randolph Davis statue

    By: Amber Hughes

    Updated:

    TULSA, Okla. - QUICK FACTS:

    • Oklahoma State University revealed a statue of Nancy Randolph Davis, the first African-American student to enroll at the university Thursday.
    • In 1949, Davis broke the color barrier on campus and graduated in 1952 with a master’s degree in home economics.
    • Davis' statue is placed in front of the Human Sciences building at OSU's Stillwater campus.

    Related: Highway to be named after Nancy Randolph Davis

    • After graduation, Davis spent 43 years as an Oklahoma teacher.
    • This statue is only the second on campus to honor an individual with a lifelike sculpture.

    Trending Stories


    Trending Video

    Police: Man, ailing wife had ‘death party,’ used meth for days before she died

    Next Up: