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Release Date: 
Monday, February 7, 2022

“Women Untold” film screening Feb. 11

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/11/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
online (zoom)
Women Untold is a documentary about three women of color in STEM.

HFC is celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science and Black History Month on Friday, Feb. 11, from noon to 1:00 p.m. by screening Women Untold.

Written, produced, and directed by Marie Anne Torres – an alumna of Lawrence Technological University in Southfield – Women Untold is a documentary about three women of color in STEM:

  • Jewel Plummer Cobb, a cancer research pioneer and president of California State University, Fullerton.
  • Alice August Ball, a chemist who developed the “Ball Method,” the most effective treatment for leprosy during the early 20th century.
  • Evelyn Boyd Granville, a NASA mathematician who worked on three space missions.

Panel discussions will follow. For questions or more information, contact Dr. Sibrina Collins at

Join the event on Zoom here