NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 21, 2017
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(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The State Department program inspired by the movie "Hidden Figures" designed to inspire girls in other countries examined; details given about the program bringing young women with talent in math & science to meet with American trailblazers. [Argentinean Sofia Iliana CONTRERAS‡- says we need strong women role models.] [NASA scientist Florence KHAN‡- comments on mentoring women.] World Economic Forum statistics on women in STEM degree programs cited.
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