Francisco Ayala discusses evolution’s history Feb. 20

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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