Darwin Day

The Department of Biology invites you to join in the 2020 Darwin Day events.

Download the Darwin Day 2020 poster

2020 Schedule

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Poster Session and Reception

6 - 7 p.m.
Alys Stephens Center Lobby
Free parking is available in lot 15D, directly behind AEIVA (1245 11th Avenue South).

The Department of Biology will present a public poster session highlighting current research.

Keynote Lecture

7 - 8 p.m.
Alys Stephens Center Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall
Free parking is available in lot 15D, directly behind AEIVA (1245 11th Avenue South).

Briana Pobiner headshot

"Ancient diets and the evolution of human meat-eating”
Briana Pobiner, Ph.D.

Dr. Briana Pobiner is a Research Scientist and Museum Educator at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History and an Associate Research Professor of Anthropology at George Washington University. She is a paleoanthropologist whose research centers on the evolution of human diet, with a focus on meat-eating, but has included topics as diverse as human cannibalism and chimpanzee carnivory. Since joining the Smithsonian in 2005 to help curate the Hall of Human Origins, in addition to continuing her active field, laboratory, and experimental research programs, she leads the Human Origins Program’s education and outreach efforts which includes managing public programs, website content, social media, and exhibition volunteer training.

 

Previous Events

Download the Darwin Day 2019 poster

Download the Darwin Day 2018 poster

Download the Darwin Day 2017 poster

Download the Darwin Day 2016 poster

Download the Darwin Day 2015 poster

Contact

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