Brief Biographic Sketch

college life

Recent contributions, talks

NOVA/National Geographic documentary on new South African fossil materials, Dawn of Humanity.

Homo naledi hand image

 

  

 

3D print of Homo naledi hand.

Homo naledi adult foot 1

3D print of Homo naledi foot

American Association for the Advancement of Science Pacific Division, Waimea, HI, June 22, 2017 titled Innovative Science Teaching:  3D Hominin Fossil Prints.  Collaboration with J. Hagen.

Science Colloquium, MJC, Modesto, CA, March 22, 2017 at 3:15pm titled What's New From the Rising Star Cave, South Africa.

Great Valley Museum 3rd Annual Gala Fundraiser, Modesto, CA, March 18, 2017 at 6pm titled African Savanna: Ecology, Animals and Ancestors.

Fromm Institute, University of San Francisco, Feb. 22, 2017 at 10:00am titled There's Always Something New From Africa.

California Community College Anthropology Teachers' Conference, Paso Robles, CA, Jan. 13, 2017 at 7pm titled Homo naledi: General Features and Evolutionary Implications.

American Association of Physical Anthropology, Atlanta, GA, April 16, 2016 at 11:15am titled Assessment of life stages of the individuals at Rising Star.  

Columbia College, Columbia, CA, March 17, 2016 at 7:00pm at the Dogwood Building titled Homo naledi: A New Hominid Species from South Africa.

American Association of University Women, Sonora, CA, Feb. 18, 2016 at 2:30-4:00pm titled New Insights into Human Evolution from the Rising Star Cave.

Fromm Institute, University of San Francisco, Feb. 17, 2016 at 10:00am titled New Insights into Human Evolution from the Rising Star Cave.

Dinner with a Scientist for Tuolumne County Schools, Columbia College Pavilion, Dec. 18, 2015, at 4:00pm titled Doing Science and Studying Fossils in South Africa, Keynote Talk.

Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS), October 23, 2015, 7:30pm titled New Insights into Human Evolution from the Rising Star Cave in South Africa on Homo naledi.  Modesto Bee article on lecture.

Spanish Society for Physical Anthropology (SEAF), Madrid, Spain, June 24, 2105, 9:15am titled Growing Up Ape.

Fromm Institute, University of San Francisco, Feb. 18, 2015 at 10:00am titled New Human Fossil Finds in Africa.

Science Colloquium-Darwin Day Talk, MJC, Feb. 11, 2015 at 3:00pm titled My Anthropology Researches in South Africa.

Science Colloquium, MJC, Oct. 23, 2013 at 3:00pm titled Using Forensics on Fossils to Understand Human Evolution.