Charles Darwin Day Planned February 12 at SWOSU

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Biological Sciences invites area residents to join faculty and students in celebrating the life and accomplishments of Charles Darwin.

There will be several fun activities for people of all ages that cover the concept of evolution and fun facts about Charles Darwin. Activities will be Tuesday, February 12, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center. Admission is free, and everyone is invited.

Dr. Rickey Cothran, assistant professor in the department, said this is the 3rd annual SWOSU Darwin Day. Scheduled activities include Darwin trivia, evolution workbook for children, natural selection role-playing game, imaginary critter phylogeny, adaptations of aquatic invertebrates and more.