Published on September 24, 2012  

Samford’s “Restoring Eden” student group and the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences will present author Katharine Wilkinson, Ph.D., in a special program this Thursday, Sept. 27. The 4:30 p.m. event in Brock Forum, Dwight Beeson Hall, is free-of-charge and open to the public.

Dr. Wilkinson is the author of “Between God and Green: How Evangelicals are Cultivating a Middle Ground on Climate Change”. She will discuss her book and take questions after her presentation.
 
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