Equity and Diversity Committee hosting Hidden Figures showingNovember 26, 2017
The Equity and Diversity Committee will be hosting a film event on Thursday, November 30 at 7 p.m. in Wargelin 303. The movie will be Hidden Figures, and immediately following the showing will be a discussion led by Dr. Claudia Youakim and Janice Cox-Adolphs.
Light snacks will be provided. All students and employees are invited to attend.
ABOUT HIDDEN FIGURES
The incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation’s confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.Tags: Dr. Claudia Youakim, Film Screening, Hidden Figures, Janice Cox-Adolphs