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Sunday February 21 2016
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$5 – $10

Eastside Neighbors Lecture Series presents Marvin Druger, Ph.D.: Adventures in Life

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Marvin Druger, Ph.D.
February 21, 2016

Marvin Druger is Professor Emeritus of Biology and Science Education at Syracuse University. He earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in Genetics at Columbia University. He has had a remarkably varied career and received many awards for teaching excellence and service to science education. Having retired in 2009, he currently teaches a First Year Forum class at SU; gives personalized tours of the SU campus; has “Science on the Radio” program on WAER-FM; is a columnist for 55-Plus magazine; and directs “Frontiers of Science”, a Saturday science enrichment program, for talented high school students. He wrote a children’s book “Mr. Moocho and the Lucky Chicken” and two poetry books for all ages “Strange Creatures and Other Poems” and “Even Stranger Creatures and Other Poems”. Another recent book is “Misadventures of Marvin,” published by Syracuse University Press.

Reserve tickets at http://westcottcc.org/arts-culture/lecture-series/