Learn about the women who have sought to understand the stars - for centuries. 

Professor Zayna Bizri of Northern Virginia Community College - Annandale discusses how women such as Annie Jump Cannon, Katherine Johnson, Cecilia Payne, Mary Jackson, Grace Hopper and Margaret Hamilton worked alongside men, while struggling to be seen as equals in their quest to understand the cosmos.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Eads Room
Aurora Hills Library
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