Noted historian to discuss anti-evolution movement

April 22, 2003

Ronald L. Numbers, past president of the History of Science Society and the American Society of Church History, is this year's guest speaker for the Harold K. Schilling Memorial Lectureship at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, in the Helen Eakin Eisenhower Chapel. The lecture covers topics on science, religion, and contemporary society and honors the memory of Schilling, University professor and former dean of the Graduate School. In his talk, "Anti-evolutionism in America: From Creation Science to Intelligent Design," Numbers will provide a historical survey of the anti-evolution movement in America. Members of the University and local communities are invited to attend the lecture and a reception immediately following the talk.
For more information, contact Jeannie McKenzie-Pedlow, director, Office of Fellowships and Awards, The Graduate School, at (814) 865-2514 or visit

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