Join us for the third event in Aullwood’s 2019 Winter Speaker Series, featuring five fascinating programs on natural subjects. Our 2019 programs will be held on five consecutive Sundays at 2:30 PM on January 13, 20 & 27 and February 3 & 10. Admission is $7 per adult (12 & over) and $5 per child (11-3); children 2 & under, Friends of Aullwood and National Audubon Society members are admitted free. Programs will be held at the Marie S. Aull Education Center, 1000 Aullwood Road, Dayton OH 45414. Questions about the series? Contact Sam Romeo at 937-890-7360 x223.
Catherine Early is an NSF Graduate Research Fellow and a PhD candidate in Dr. Larry Witmer's lab at Ohio University. She has also conducted research in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History's Division of Birds and one of the highlights of her career has been meeting Pip, the National Zoo's ambassador kiwi. She uses CT scans of the skulls of modern-day and extinct birds to study the ecological, behavioral, and evolutionary factors that shape the avian brain.