YAAA Hidden Figures Book Discussion

Event time: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
221 Whitney Ave, LL5&6 See map
Event description: 

Join the Yale African American Affinity Group, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, and Afro-American Cultural Center for a discussion of Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.

Hidden Figures is the phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America’s greatest achievements in space. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, and Kevin Costner.

Please feel free to bring your own lunch. Dessert and drinks will be provided.

This event is brought to you by The Yale Alliance for Literary Exploration, a new initiative that aims to provide a campus-wide reading experience while building community, and getting Yale people to connect through the act of reading.

To RSVP, go to: https://bmsweb.med.yale.edu/tms/tms_enrollments.offerings?p_crs_id=6256.

Admission: 
Tickets/Registration
Open to: 
Yale Community Only