Discover Science with Kirtlandia!
2019 Schedule (January to June)



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January 12

February 9

March 9

April 13

May 11

June 15
(3rd Saturday)

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January 12 - "Bone Saws & Blowing Sand: The 2017 CMNH/CWRU Mongolia Expedition"

Lee Hall, Preparator - Department of Vertebrate Paleontology CMNH

February 9 - "Thick & Thin Blood: Andean, East African, &
      Tibetan Adaptations to High Altitude"

Cynthia M Beall, Ph.D., S. Idell Pyle Professor of Anthropology, CWRU 

March 9 - "Uncovering Ancient Egypt"

Meghan Strong, Ph.D., Researcher & CMNH Research Associate    

April 13“Life after Death: How to Prepare an Avian Research             Specimen”

Courtney Brennan, Ornithology Collections Manager, CMNH    
May 11“Acacia – Deconstruction of a Golf Course”

 Stuart & Jeanne Pearl, Metroparks Volunteers & Photographers

      June 15 - "Why Natural History Collections are More Relevant
            than Ever: a Millennial Curator's Perspective"

        Nicole Gunter, Ph.D., Associate Curator of Invertebrate Zoology, CMNH     

Please Note:
We generally meet in the Rare Book Room of The Cleveland Museum of Natural History, located on the 2nd floor next to the Library.

We begin our "Coffee and Conversation" at 9:30 a.m, and our meeting follows at 10:00 a.m.
Please consider yourself, and a friend if you wish, invited to attend one of our next meetings as our guest(s).

Created 12/17/18