Royal Purple

Remembering Fannie Hicklin

Kaylee Pryble, Arts & Rec Editor

November 4, 2019

Fannie Hicklin, a much-loved theater professor and department chair, passed away on Oct. 18 at age 101. Hicklin has made many contributions to UW-Whitewater, both over her time as a professor on campus as well into her retirement. Hicklin came to the campus in 1964 as a professor of theater and the ...

Founded 1901
first African-American faculty member