Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Digital Collections

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  • Candy Torres Collection - Spacesuit - 002.jpg

    Candy Torres: A Technorican's Life in Spaceflight

    This exhibit explores the life of Nuyorican Candy Torres and her deep connections to spaceflight. Torres was the first Latina Engineer to work for NASA. In a time and place where women scientists were unheard of, she surmounted every odd to become a successful woman in the space industry.