Anna Nichols
Anna Nichols
Year: Contributor
Year Inducted: 1998

  • Started intercollegiate athletic program for women at Brandeis and was a pioneer in starting women's intercollegiate athletics in the Boston area.
  • Coached the 1957 Women's basketball team to an undefeated record, a first at Brandeis in any sport.
  • First women's coach of a men's varsity college team in the country, the Men's Swimming and Diving team.
  • Inducted into Brandeis Hall of Fame, October 16, 1998