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Anthropology Workshop: Who are We, Really? Connecting Human Origin and Cultural Diversity

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 @ 9:30 AM-1:30 PM

a partnership of the Academy of Science – St. Louis, OASIS,
and the University of Missouri – St. Louis

University of Missouri – St. Louis
Connecting Human Origin and Cultural Diversity Program
201 Ward E. Barnes Library, One University Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63122

NOTE: Bring a sack lunch and drink.

Break down the biological myths and misconceptions that surround the concept of race and take a look at how those myths and misconceptions originated and what they mean in today’s world. Through hands-on lab experiences and discussions, explore human origins and hominid development, archaeological evidence and how anthropologists come to understand the fossil record, and ethnicity in modern humans.

OPEN to ALLSPACE is LIMITED to 20.  Register early.
Workshop is FULL
COST: FREE to Academy of Science members and Junior Academy student members ONLY. 

$14 per person for non-members.  

To register e-mail events@academyofsciencestl.org or call 314.533.8586.

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Date:
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Time:
9:30 AM-1:30 PM
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