Inaugural Induction of the 2017 ITSMF Fellows

Riding the wave of a 20-year milestone, ITSMF began 2017 with an even stronger intent to fulfill its mission and vision.  Our 1st Quarter Symposium and Annual Technology Achievement Awards set the backdrop for us to recognize and honor true catalysts for nurturing future leaders as we inducted our very first ITSMF Fellows. Read more

Hidden Figures and ITSMF

Hidden Figures and ITSMF

Hidden Figures and ITSMF

By Carla Ogunrinde, ITSMF Chairperson

February 2, 2017

Before the Oscar-nominated film, Hidden Figures, hit theaters, the words “black,” “women,” engineering,” “mathematics,” and “space race” would have seldom been organized into a single, coherent, and comprehensible sentence. But, thanks to Margot Lee Shetterly who authored the compelling novel the film is based on, those words now inspire a new way of thinking about the often-overlooked women who made a significant impact on the historic moments we honor today.

 

 

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