Noted forensic science educator and practitioner to speak at Columbia College
WHAT: Columbia College hosts the Centered on Science speaker series, where students and members of the community will have the opportunity to learn from leading minds in science.
WHO: Dr. Jay Siegel, a widely-recognized authority in forensic science, will speak at Columbia College. Siegel is a professor of forensic science and director of the Forensic and Investigative Sciences program at Indiana University, Purdue University Indianapolis.
In addition to his academic work, Siegel has been active as a forensic science practitioner, serving as an expert witness more than 200 times, a forensic chemist with the Virginia Bureau of Forensic Sciences and as the co-editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences.
WHEN: Oct. 22 and 23
Tuesday lecture begins at 5:15 p.m.
Wednesday lecture begins at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Bixby Lecture Hall, Brouder Science Center
Columbia College - 705 Rangeline St.
Founded in 1851 in Columbia, Mo., Columbia College has been helping students advance their lives through higher education for more than 160 years. As a private, nonprofit, liberal arts and sciences institution, the college takes pride in its small classes, experienced faculty and quality educational programs. With more than 30 campuses across the country, 18 of which are on military installations, students may enroll in day, evening or online classes. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Columbia College educates more than 31,000 students each year and has more than 80,000 alumni worldwide. For more information, visit www.ccis.edu.
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