Darwin Week 2014

Darwin Week 2014!


From Human Brains to Desert Plants and Beyond!

Join us for a fun-filled week (the week of February 10th) to celebrate Charles’ 205th Birthday with talks from   Anthropologist, Ralph Holloway & Botanist, William Varga.


Darwin week will kick off with a talk by Professor Ralph Holloway of Columbia University. Note that this event is also connected to New Paltz’s 7th annual Evolutionary Studies Seminar Series.

Title: Paleoneurology and Human Brain Evolution

Date: Monday, February 10th

Time: 5:30pm – 6:45pm

Location: LC 100


Our second Darwin week event will be a special talk by Professor William Varga of the Utah Botanical Center.

Title: Plants and People in the Intermountain High Desert: From Hunter-Gatherer to Sustainable Landscapes

Date: Wednesday, February 12th

Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: CSB Auditorium

All talks will be followed by a reception with FREE food!  Don’t miss out!


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