FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Sarah Doyle of the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association in Deerfield, Mass., is scheduled to speak at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) for a lecture sponsored by the Department of Geosciences on October 24 at 2 p.m. in Science Building, Room 209.
Doyle's lecture will focus on the dinosaur tracks of the Connecticut Valley and their discovery by Edward Hitchcock. She will also discuss Hitchcock as a historical figure, taking into consideration his expertise in many different subjects, including theology, geology, and the link between science and scripture.
Doyle received a B.A. in history from Wellesley College and an M.A. in gender and cultural studies at Central European University (Budapest). Currently, Doyle is the program manager for the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association in Massachusetts, which serves as a history museum, library, and archive, as well as a center for history education.
This event is free and open to the public.