6:30 PM (doors open at 6:00 PM) | March 12, 2013 | Irvine Auditorium
Richard Dawkins is an English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author. He is an emeritus fellow of New College, Oxford, and was the University of Oxford’s Professor for Public Understanding of Science from 1995 until 2008. He spoke about the role proof plays in evolutionary biology.
The renowned evolutionary biologist and author received the Penn Museum’s Wilton Krogman Award for Distinguished Achievement in Biological Anthropology when he visited the University of Pennsylvania on March 12, 2013. The Award was presented at the 2013 Bicentennial Philomatheon Society Annual Oration, sold out within days of its announcement, in Irvine Auditorium.