with Author Rebecca Skloot
streamed live to CSUSM
Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, will discuss her award-winning book, why she wrote it, and how its themes of research ethics and diversity have attracted global attention and sparked ongoing public debates.
The Staff Appreciation & Development (SAND) Committee will be hosting a pre-event with refreshments and snacks before the event.
- DATE: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011
- PRE-EVENT TIME: 5:15PM
- EVENT STARTS: 6:00 PM
- LOCATION: SBSB 4119
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The pictured staff members get a head start participating! They entered & won a free copy of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, courtesy of SAND: (Above) Kathleen Corona, Sylvia Harrington, Kyle Owens, (Below) Penny Lanese, Leo Melena, & Pat Morris
UCSD, SDSU, USD, Point Loma University, CSUSM & Grossmont College join together in an unprecedented county-wide series of events around a single book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. Visit the Library's website for streaming lectures, further CSUSM events, lesson plans, resources, and more.