Jacquelyn Gill: "The Past is Not Dead: How the Last 2.5 Million Years of Global Change Can Prepare Us for the Next Century"

Jacquelyn Gill: "The Past is Not Dead: How the Last 2.5 Million Years of Global Change Can Prepare Us for the Next Century"
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
101 Biology Building East
Kollros Auditorium

An Iowa City Darwin Day talk by Jacquelyn L. Gill, Assistant Professor at the University of Maine Climate Change Institute.

Professor Gill's lab studies the causes of the end-Pleistocene extinctions of North American megafauna, environmental changes during historical ice ages, and the responses of species to global climate change. Dr. Gill has published in top journals such as Science and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and her work has been featured in media including BBC News, Morning Edition, and The New York Times.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Deirdre Egan in advance at deirdre-egan@uiowa.edu or 319-430-8930.