Lecture: Animal Cognition at the Zoo, Oct. 10, 2019
During this lecture hosted by Florida Tech’s Lifelong Scholar Society, Dr. Darby Proctor will discuss the collaboration between Florida Tech and Brevard Zoo and highlight the fascinating animal research. This includes lemurs using touchscreens, spider monkeys’ planning abilities and the recent renovation making Brevard Zoo a leader in studying animal cognition.
Thursday, October 10
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Florida Tech Research Park and the Center for Aeronautics and Innovation
1050 West NASA Boulevard
Melbourne, FL 32901
Ticket prices vary for general public ($20), first-time attendees ($10), Lifelong Scholar Society members ($0- $10) and Florida Tech students and faculty (free).
About Lifelong Scholar Society
Florida Tech’s Lifelong Scholar Society is a community of curious minds who are passionate about sharing knowledge. Throughout the year, the society hosts a series of lectures, workshops and socials around Florida’s Space Coast. Topics range from historical writers and contemporary art to the Florida habitat, space exploration and more. Join us and become part of a world of interesting people.