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College of Arts and Sciences

Andrew Charles Moore Guest Lecture in Biological Sciences

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: Jones Physical Science Center 210
Speaker: Nina Jablonski, Professor and Paleobiologist, Department of Anthropology, Penn State University
Topic: Human Skin Color is an Adaptation, not a Racial Characteristic

This talk will discuss opportunities to combat racism worldwide covering issues that touch on biology, anthropology and political science. Professor Jablonski has written two books, “Skin: A Natural History” and “Living Color: The Biological and Social Meaning of Skin Color.”

Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Biological Sciences

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