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Saturday Science for Students with Dr. Betty Borowsky

From Jamaica Bay, New York, to Frasassi Caves, Italy: How I Learned That Animals Without Eyes Can Detect Light

Dr. Betty Borowsky earned her Ph.D. in Physiological Ecology of Marine Invertebrates at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She was awarded a Jesse Smith Noyes Post-Doctoral Fellowship to continue her studies at the New York Aquarium. After that, she joined the Nassau County Health Department as the Director of Planning and Data Management, then joined Nassau Community College, where she is Associate Professor of Biology. Dr. Borowsky is very active in environmental education activities in Nassau County. She is currently the President of the South Shore Audubon Society, and a member of the Boards of the Friends of Tackapausha Preserve, the Friends of Hempstead Plains, and the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center in Oyster Bay.

Breakfast will be served before the lecture.

Date: 05-02-15

Time: 10am-12pm

Location: The Explorers Club (Trophy Room), 46 E. 70th Street, New York, NY 10021

Member Ticket Price: FREE

Guest Ticket Price: $10

Student Ticket Price:

FREE with a valid (academic) student ID

Reservation Notes:

Seats are secured on a first come, first served basis. For reservations, please contact 212.628.8383; .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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