Welcome to the Crow Institute
Please join us for the 2015 Darwin Day Celebration! Evolution themed events for educators, researchers and students of all ages, are compressed into a single action packed day. Stay tuned for any last minute updates to the schedule.
10:00 am – Noon Evolution Education Dialogue (Biotechnology/Genetics Building)
Noon – 1:00 pm Jonathan Pauli (Forest and Wildlife Ecology): Evolution Seminar Series (Rm 1360 Biotechnology/Genetics Building)
2:30 pm – 5:15 pm Tree of Life Family Activity (Discovery Building, Town Center)
5:45 pm – 6:45 pm Anne Yoder (Duke University), Keynote Presentation:
“Madagascar’s lemurs as a unique evolutionary experiment” - (Discovery Building, DeLuca Forum)
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Movie Night: “Jurassic Park” (Union South, Marquee Theatre)
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm Post-Movie Discussion (Union South, The Sett)
The J.F. Crow Institute for the Study of Evolution is a cross-college institute whose mission is to foster multidisciplinary research to address complex biological problems facing society, and to improve public understanding of evolution through education and outreach. The current director is Professor of Genetics Nicole Perna.
Core funding support provided by:
Other 2014 sponsoring units:
Video introduction to the Crow Institute by founding director, David Baum.