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Machinal

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM, Evanston

 By Sophie TreadwellDirected by Jaclyn Biskup October 25 – November 10Josephine Louis Theater A young working woman foll...

Oct
5
2019

Space Race Puzzle Hunt

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Evanston

Join us for a day of fun games and puzzle-solving! Working with the themes of Hidden Figures, we would like to highlight...

Oct
7
2019

Hidden Figures: Education & Achievement

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Evanston

Elizabeth Lenaghan, Elder Faculty-in-Residence and Director of the Cook Family Writing Program, Nichole Pinkard, Associa...

Oct
8
2019

Dearborn Observatory

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Evanston

Come see the night sky with the historic 18.5” refracting telescope (weather permitting). Space is limited. Please rsvp ...

Oct
10
2019

What is a Hidden Figure?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Kick-off this three-part series by exploring the meaning of the term “Hidden Figure” and discussing how hidden figures i...

Oct
12
2019

STEM Kids Story Time

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Evanston

All Northwestern families are invited to bring their children to the Women’s Center for this special STEM celebration! M...

Oct
17
2019

2019 Alumnae Award Presentation

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Off-Campus

Journalist and Author Susan Page will receive the 2019 Alumnae Award.Established in 1976, the award is presented annuall...

Oct
23
2019

One Way or Another

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Evanston

Hidden FiguresWednesday, October 23, 7:30 PMFREE One Way or Another(Sara Gómez, 1974/1977, Cuba, 16mm, 78 min) In more w...

Oct
24
2019

Northwestern Night at the Art Institute

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Off-Campus

All Northwestern students, staff, faculty, and their guests are welcome to the Art Institute of Chicago for free access ...

Oct
30
2019

Hidden Figures Film Screening

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Evanston

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer...

Nov
2
2019

Museum of Science and Industry Visit

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Off-Campus

Join us for a visit to the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago! Activities will include viewing, Space artifacts a...

Nov
11
2019

Education and Workforce Inclusion

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Join others in examining historic events and policy around education and workforce inclusion and what is driving equity ...