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Three brilliant African-American women at NASA—Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)—serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

For more information, please contact Carla-Mae Crookendale at cmcrookendale@vcu.edu. 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
5:00pm - 8:00pm
James Branch Cabell Library, Lecture Hall (Room 303)

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