2018 International Darwin Day Celebration w/ Special Guest Neil Shubin

Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

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Mudd Hall (MHP), 101
3709 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Neil Shubin, professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy at the University of Chicago, is widely celebrated for discovering the fossil fish Tiktaalik roseae, a fossil also known as the “fishapod” and dubbed the missing link between fish and land animals. He is the author of two popular science books and, in April 2014, hosted a three-part series, Your Inner Fish, on PBS.

In USC's inaugural Darwin Day event, Dr. Shubin will share his research on the evolution of limbs and how he uses diverse fossil findings to explore the anatomical transformations that have occurred throughout the ages. For more information on this public lecture, contact Adam Huttenlocker of USC's Paleosciences Research Consortium (huttenlo@usc.edu). This event is sponsored by the USC Provost and Office of Research.

Doors open @ 7p / Presentation @ 7:30p

Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop

Audience

Students, Alumni, Faculty/Staff

Campus

University Park Campus

Website

https://www.paleosciences.usc.edu/events

Hashtag

#USCPaleoSci

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