Why you should be there: Celebrate diversity and the strides women of color have made in STEM by attending a screening of “Hidden Figures”, a biographical drama about African American female mathematicians who worked at NASA during the Space Race. The screening will be preceded by a reception at the GSA Captain’s Lounge with snacks and resources for people of color and women in STEM. Everyone is welcome, so come enjoy free food and a great movie Thursday evening before Commencement on Saturday, where Mae Jemison, the first African American woman in space, will be speaking.
Host(s): GSA, Rice Women in Natural Science (WiNS), STRIVE
When: Thursday, May 11th
Time: 6pm reception, 7pm movie start time
Where: Reception at the GSA Captain’s Lounge, Movie at Rice Cinema