Francisco AyalaFormer Dominican priest and National Medal of Science winner Francisco Ayala will speak on the science and history of Darwin’s theory of evolution at 5 p.m. Feb. 20 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom.

Ayala is an acclaimed evolutionary biologist at the University of California-Irvine and the author of Darwin’s Gift to Science and Religion. His talk is part of the series “Darwin’s Evolving Legacy: Celebrating Ideas That Shape Our World.”

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