December 04, 2008

Darwin Bicentennial Celebrations at Florida State University

Things sure have changed at my alma mater, Florida State University, since I graduated. A couple of years ago, there were no Darwin Day events and it fell to a small student organization of which I was a member to put together the first one. It was a very small affair with no sponsorships from either the university itself or the local community. We couldn't even get indoor space on campus to stage the thing.

Now look at everything that's going on for 2009!

I'm not sure why all this is going on in March instead of February, but at least it's happening down there in North Florida! It's a far cry from that first event in 2007:

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