Brooke Whitney Hayes '08
B.A. Black Studies; Columbus, Ohio
Black Alumni Association Scholar; Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar; Tyree Scholar; Marimac Scholar; Center for Black Studies - Research Assistant; Denison Community Association - America Reads Tutor/ Teacher’s Assistant; Black Student Union - Black Rhythms Chair, Choreographer, Director, Coordinator; Department of Dance; Agape Christian Fellowship - Treasurer, Vice President, President; Sustained Dialogue; Black Studies Committee - BSU Student Representative; Women’s Emphasis; Office of Admissions - Host
Supporting comments: "While capable of leadership that places her at the helm, Brooke is equally capable of, and comfortable with, supporting the leadership of others. She puts the endeavor first and takes on the role or roles that will make it a success. Her ability to work with the range of personalities among students, faculty, administrators and support staff throughout the campus is superb. She has an active intellectual mind that is always engaged with people, situations, current events, group and organizational dynamics, with particular attention to issues of justice, ethics and social change. Her legacy is her strong modeling of authenticity and humanity regardless of the situation."