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Wings and Feathers: Citizen Scientists and the World of Birds

Dr. Sarah Blackstone Retired Dean of Fine Arts University of Victoria, BC The Gateway Science Museum welcomes back the former Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts, Dr. Sarah Blackstone. Although her…

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Mexico's Faltering Democratic Transition

Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, Chico For 71 years, starting in 1929, Mexico was ruled by one political party, Partido Revoluncionario Institucional (PRI). As Dr. Stephen Lewis explains,…

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WORLD WAR II, 1931-1945: Locations, Images, and Words

Dr. Charlie Urbanowicz Professor Emeritus, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Midway Islands, Guadalcanal, Chuuk Lagoon, Iwo Jima – all are places where key World War II battles took place.…

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Tsunami

Dr. Russell S. Shapiro Faculty, CSU, Chico Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences As Dr. Shapiro explains, the word “tsunami” literally means “harbor wave.”…

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