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Lecture on evolution next in Discover Auburn series at Auburn University

AUBURN – “Evolution Proven: The Curious Development of American Anti-Evolution” will be the next lecture in the Discover Auburn series on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m. in the Special Collections and Archives Department of the Draughon Library. Charles Israel, chair of Auburn University’s Department of History, will speak on anti-evolution legislation in the United States. A reception will follow.

A special exhibit commemorating the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of “Origin of Species” will be on view in Special Collections and Archives.

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Semester-long series to feature life and works of Darwin

AUBURN – Auburn University will host a series of special events this semester in connection with the 200th birthday of Charles Darwin and the 150th anniversary of his publication, “The Origin of Species by Natural Selection.”

The series is co-sponsored by the College of Sciences and Mathematics, the College of Liberal Arts and the outreach committee of the Department of Biological Sciences.

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