Randolph-Macon College will host Ann Gibbons, who will present “Almost Human: Our Ancestors’ Encounters with Neanderthals and Other Humans” April 15, 2014 at 12:40 p.m. in the SunTrust Theater, Brock Commons (304 Henry Street). Map and Directions
Ann Gibbons is a contributing correspondent for Science magazine and the author of The First Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors. She has taught science writing at Carnegie Mellon University and written about human evolution recently for SLATE, the Smithsonian magazine and other national magazines. Gibbons was awarded the 2012 Anthropology in Media Award from the American Anthropological Association for a decade's worth of stories on human origins and evolution.
This event, which is sponsored by the Committee on Assemblies and Special Events (CASE) and the First-Year Experience program, is free and open to the public.
Contact Professor Elsa Falls at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.