Competition in nature discussed in science presentations
April 13, 2013 at 6:04 p.m.
Updated April 12, 2013 at 11:13 p.m.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: "The Culture of Competition: A Biological Perspective"
WHERE: Johnson Symposium Center in the Allied Health Building, Victoria College, 2200 E. Red River Street
WHEN: 12:30 p.m. Friday
COST: Free and open to the public
"The Culture of Competition: A Biological Perspective" will be hosted by members of Victoria College's chapter of Phi Theta Kappa.
The science presentations, to be in Johnson Symposium Center in the Allied Health Building, are free and open to the public.
Sandy Venneman, Ph.D., professor of psychology and biology at the University of Houston-Victoria, will speak on the Pathways to Cooperation in Nature.
Brent Ortego, Ph.D., wildlife diversity biologist with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be considering competition in the context of invasive species versus endangered species.
Victoria College biology students will also make short presentations.
For more information about the science presentations, call 361- 485-6845.