[Uwhistory] Dr. Leakey Speaks at UW (fwd)
anthonyl at u.washington.edu
Thu May 3 14:48:18 PDT 2007
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Date: Thu, 3 May 2007 14:04:33 -0700
From: Burke Museum Public Relations <burkepr at u.washington.edu>
To: histgrad at u.washington.edu
Subject: Dr. Leakey Speaks at UW - Please Pass On
Dear History Department,
I am writing to you to let you know that the Burke Museum is hosting Dr.
Richard Leakey, world renowned paleoanthropologist and environmental
activist on Tues., May 8 at Meany Hall. He will be speaking on climate
The presentation begins with a visual introduction to the natural wonders
of Africa by David Anderson, Chairman of Focus on Planet Earth. Dr. Leakey
will follow addressing the timely topic of Climate Change and the Future
of Life on Earth, the greatest crisis facing our planet.
Ticket prices are $40 for general admission, $35 for museum members, and
$20 for students. Tickets may be purchased ay the Meany Hall box office
beginning one hour before the event or in advance on-line at
www.focusonplanetearth.com or by calling (800) 927-4647 Monday - Friday.
Could you please pass this information along to the members of your
department-to help us spread the world about this event? We appreciate
anything you can do to get word of mouth out!
Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
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