Depicted in color, Joanne Pierce Misko (in red) and Susan Roley Malone are shown at the FBI Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia in 1972. Forty years ago—on July 17, 1972—the two became the first women in the modern FBI to enter the academy and subsequently become special agents. For more details, including recent video interviews with the two trailblazers, see http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2012/july/celebrating-women-special-agents-part-2-the-pioneers