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Saturday, May 20 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hidden Figures and Leading Women in Science

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When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Polsky Exchange North, Theater (1452 E. 53rd St., 2nd Floor, Chicago)
Who should attend: Open to the public and families 
Hosted by: The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and National Laboratories, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the University of Chicago Physical Sciences Division and the University of Chicago’s Office of Civic Engagement

About: Join UChicago female scientists for a screening of the Academy Award nominated film ‘Hidden Figures’. Following the screening there will be a discussion about the film, contributions of women of color in science, and attendees own experiences. Those planning to attend are encouraged to bring their families to this fun and educational event.

This event is part of UChicago Innovation Fest, a month-long celebration of entrepreneurship and discovery around the University of Chicago. With more than 40 events scheduled across Chicago and in other key cities around the world, we welcome you to join us as we explore solutions to big problems, brainstorm ways to scale impact, and connect with leaders in business, science, healthcare, tech, and more.

This annual festival is led by UChicago’s top leaders in innovation, including the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Institute for Translational Medicine, the Social Enterprise Initiative at Chicago Booth, and the Office of Research, Innovation and National Laboratories. Innovation Fest is sponsored by the University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies. 

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hidden-figures-and-leading-women-in-science-tickets-33319434325
Questions? Kristin Barrett, kbarrett@uchicago.edu

Saturday May 20, 2017 1:00pm - 4:00pm