Lecture to explore biological and social aspects of human skin

September 16, 2009

Nina Jablonski, professor and head of the Department of Anthropology at Penn State, will present "Skin as Interface: Exploring the Biological and Social Aspects of Human Skin" from noon to 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 18, in the Living Center in room 110 Henderson Building. "Our skin is the primary interface between our bodies and our physical and social environment. In this lecture, I will discuss the evolution of human skin and the many functions that our skin serves, from physical protection to communication," Jablonski said.

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