Well Im glad you all have been having fun while I zipped up to MO for the weekend 😛
Cool news for Oklahoma college students!
Explain Why Darwin’s Views Remain So Important Today.
Deadline: 15 August 2009. Maximum Length: 500 words. Submit essays to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open to all college students in Oklahoma. Essays will be judged on originality and quality of writing by a panel consisting of individuals selected by the Darwin 2009 Steering Committee. Winners will be announced by a ceremony on the 150th anniversary of the publication of Darwin’s Origin of Species in November 2009.
Prizes: Books provided by the University of Oklahoma Press and University of Chicago Press, cash prizes from Sigma Xi, invitations to tour the History of Science Collection at OU and to be photographed holding a rare first edition copy of the Origin of Species.
Funding in part from the Society for the Study of Evolution. Organized in conjunction with the Darwin 2009 events at the University of Oklahoma
500 words? Thats just a blog post (assuming you arent Orac hehe!) Go for it, college kids!