The Virginia-based group, Americans for Prosperity, has sent mailers to some households in Franklin County urging a ‘no’ vote on Issue 6, a proposed 1.25 mill property tax levy for Columbus Zoo operations.
Neal Conan in Town to Host Templeton Lecture
In the Beginning: Explanations From Science and Religion
October 14, 2009
7:00 – 9:00 PM
WOSU @COSI Studios at COSI – Columbus
Join us for another exciting panel discussion about the intersection of faith and evolution. Our moderator will be Neal Conan, host of NPR’s Talk of the Nation.
This year’s panelists include:
Francisco Ayala – Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Philosophy, and Logic & Philosophy of Science at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Ayala is a prolific author; one of his recent books is titled Darwin’s Gift to Science and Religion (2007).
Denis Lamoureux – Associate Professor of Science & Religion at St. Joseph’s College in the University of Alberta. Dr. Lamoureux is author of Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution (2008).
Eugenie Scott – Executive Director of the National Center for Science Education. Dr. Scott is author of Evolution vs. Creationism: An Introduction (2005).
The event is free, but seating is limited. Call 614-228-2674 for reservations. The program will also be available via videolink in the Multimedia Room at the Physics Research Building on the Ohio State University Campus. Funded by the Templeton Foundation.