Biologist to discuss the latest evolutionary transition Oct. 11 at UWL

Egbert Leigh, Jr., evolutionary biology, naturalist and one of the world’s foremost tropical ecologists.

A scientist emeritus of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute will present “The latest evolutionary transition: Evolution of conceptual thought, morality and language” at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, at the theater, 0120 Student Union. The event is free.

Presenter Egbert Leigh, Jr., is an evolutionary biologist, naturalist and one of the world’s foremost tropical ecologists. Learn more about Leigh.

The event is sponsored by the UWL Department of Biology.