Fenwick Lecture Explores Human Cognition

Posted: March 27, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Professor Ann Palkovich, Sociology and Anthropology, presents her lecture, “Morgan’s Canon and the Intersection of Neuroscience, Primate Cognition, and Hominid Evolution,” on Thursday, March 29, at 3 p.m., in the Johnson Center Library Instruction Room. The presentation is part of the Charles Rogers Fenwick Fellows Spring Lecture series, which is sponsored by George Mason University Libraries.

Palkovich has conducted bioarcheological research in conjunction with the School of American Research, the National Museums of Kenya, the Smithsonian Institution, and the American Schools of Oriental Research. Her current research focuses on the application of emergence theory and computational techniques to the evolution of human cognition. She has served on the faculties of Northwestern University, University of Maryland, and the University of Nairobi.

For more information, please contact the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at x31440.

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