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Washington D.C. Renames Street Outside NASA Headquarters 'Hidden Figures Way'
The designation honors Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughan, the trailblazing black women depicted in the book and movie “Hidden Figures.”
‘Hidden Figures’ Women Honored On Capitol Hill
NASA Trailblazers Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were honored by Rep. Nancy Pelosi.
NASA Names Facility After ‘Hidden Figures’ Mathematician Katherine Johnson
NASA renamed a West Virginia facility in her honor, 57 years after her calculations helped the first American orbit the Earth.
NASA's Katherine Johnson Honored With Statue, Scholarship On 100th Birthday
Taraji P. Henson portrayed Johnson in 2016's "Hidden Figures."
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Bipartisan Group Of Senators Nominates 'Hidden Figures' Trailblazers For Congressional Gold Medal
Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson and Christine Darden played integral roles in the success of NASA's space program.
Oprah Donates To 'A Wrinkle In Time' Fundraiser
Taylor Richardson raised $50,000 to help send girls to see "A Wrinkle In Time" and Oprah Winfrey matched her funds.
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NASA Dedicates Facility In Honor Of 'Hidden Figures' Heroine Katherine Johnson
"We’re here to honor the legacy of one of the most admired and inspirational people ever associated with NASA."
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Is Your Organization’s Purpose or Mission Worth Doing the Unthinkable?
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When companies are Great Places To Work For All, they soar.
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‘Hidden Figures' Has Inspired A U.S. State Department Program For Women In STEM
The black girl magic continues.
From Hidden Figures to Wonder Woman, Invisible Stories Become Visible
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Over the past decade, we’ve seen a shift in the media aimed at deepening the representation of women in media and pop culture
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Get Excited! 'Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls' Is Back For Volume Two
Bedtime just got even better.
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EVERYONE Loves Alternative Facts
Kathleen A. Tarr
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Yes, Even Oprah Flips Out Over Black Girl Magic
A group of black women reporters met with the queen of media and it was unforgettable.
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'Hidden Figures' Curriculum Brings Film's Lessons To The Classroom
Teachers can get this guide for free.
Auntie Maxine, 'Hidden Figures' And What It Means To Be A Black Woman In The Workplace
Tiffany Elle Burgess
Striving To Be The Black Carrie Bradshaw!
Sometimes being a black woman in the workplace means having your expertise second guessed. Sometimes it means having your
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ARTS & CULTURE
'Hidden Figures' Author To Write Two New Books On Overlooked Black Icons
Margot Lee Shetterly will be telling the stories of extraordinary but forgotten black Americans.
Ivanka Trump Promotes 'Hidden Figures' As Her Dad Tries To Slash NASA Education Funding
She appeared at the National Air and Space Museum with a female astronaut to promote women in science.
7 Trailblazing Women Who Changed The World
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Here's How 'Hidden Figures' Literally Hid Its Main Characters
Todd Van Luling
Lighting and focus techniques obscured the characters throughout the movie.
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