Charles Darwin Bicentennial Week at BYU, Feb. 9-13, 2009
1809 - 1859 - 2009
- Monday, 6 p.m., 455 MARB How Darwin's Big Idea Has Improved the Human Condition: Three Vignettes for Discussion Evolution and Modern Medicine - Keith Crandall, Department of Biology Evolution in Forensics, Food, & Conservation - Byron Adams, Department of Biology Evolution and Behavior - Jerry Johnson, Department of Biology
- Tuesday, Noon, 321 Maeser Building Auditorium The Many Faces of Charles Darwin Daniel Fairbanks, Professor and Associate Dean of Science and Health, Utah Valley University
- Wednesday, 3 p.m., 455 MARB An Approach to Understanding the Creation Terry Ball, Dean of Religious Education, Department of Ancient Scripture, Brigham Young University
- Wednesday, 7 p.m., 445 MARB On Knowing: The Times and Seasons of Joseph Smith, Abraham Lincoln, and Charles Darwin Riley Nelson, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Brigham Young University
- Thursday Feb. 12 - 7 p.m. - 3220 Wilkinson Student Center The Legacy of Charles Darwin: Seeking Grandeur in the View of Life Michael Whiting, Professor, Department of Biology, Brigham Young University Birthday cake will be served following the lecture.
- Thursday, 6:30 p.m. reception, 7p.m. lecture, 377 Clyde Building The Evolution of Charles Darwin: A Bicentennial Celebration Scott Ritter, Professor & Chair, Department of Geology, Brigham Young University
- Friday, 3 p.m., 445 MARB Darwin and the Human Fossil Record Duane Jeffery, Professor Emeritus, Department of Biology, Brigham Young University For more information, please see the press release.