Dr. Christine Darden, one of NASA’s “Hidden Figures” as highlighted in the recent movie, will speak in the Student Center, room 149, on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 12:30 p.m. The presentation, discussion and book signing is sponsored by the College of Science, Engineering and Technology and the Norfolk State University Black History Month Committee.
Dr. Darden is a former NASA computer data analyst and former Director of the Office of Strategic Communications and Education at Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.
NSU students are strongly urged to attend her presentation and learn more about the hidden role that African American women played in the American space race of the 60s and 70s.
Light refreshments will be served.