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Distinguished anthropologist to lecture at Memorial University

Ref. No. 114

DATE:     Mar. 13, 2002
SUBJECT:     Distinguished anthropologist to lecture at Memorial University

Note to editors:

Dr. Pamela Willoughby, associate professor of anthropology at the University of Alberta, will host this year's Elizabeth R. Laird Lecture. Her presentation, The Great Rift Valley: East African Evidence for our Remote Past will focus on the fossil evidence for human evolution that comes from East Africa and examine its unexpected contribution to the origin of our own species. The lecture will be held in the Health Sciences Auditorium, located on the main floor of the Health Sciences Centre, on Monday, March 18, starting at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend. Parking is available in Lot 9 on the east side of the Health Sciences Centre. A reception will follow.

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For more information please contact Dr. Grant Gardner, associate dean, Faculty of Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, at (709) 737-8155 or by e-mail at ggardner@mun.ca.

 

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