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Upcoming events

Wednesday, October 4
The Ways We Were: Revealing Human Evolution in the Horn of Africa: Professor Tim D. White, Dept. of Integrative Biology and Faculty Curator of UCMP. BNHM lecture series*

Thursday, October 5-Sunday, October 8
National Conference on the Teaching of Evolution: Hosted by UCMP, funded by NSF and sponsored by the Geological Society of America, Paleontological Society, Society for the Study of Evolution and Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, this conference will bring together a broad representation of scientific, educational, and other interested professional organizations to improve the quality and accessibility of materials that support the teaching of evolution. See the website for more information.

Wednesday, November 15
Coevolution: Nature and Culture: Luisa Maffi, Dept. of Psychology, Northwestern University. BNHM lecture series*

Monday, December 4
Why Did Human History Unfold Differently on Different Continents for the Last 13,000 Years?: Jared Diamond, Professor of Physiology, UCLA. BNHM lecture series*

* Berkeley Natural History Museums 2000 Public Lecture Series. All lectures are free and are held in 2050 VLSB at 7:30 p.m.

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October, 2000