World Explorations This Weekend

World Explorations Lecture Series

Introduction to Forensic Anthropology:

The CSU-Chico Human Identification Lab and Its Role in Northern California


Learn how real forensic anthropologists assist in the resolution of criminal and missing person’s cases from CSU, Chico professor of physical anthropology, Dr. Colleen Milligan, this Sunday February 8th from 4-5 pm at the Chico Women’s Club.  Each year the CSU-Chico Human Identification lab receives approximately 50 requests to provide forensic anthropology services to state and federal law enforcement, medical examiners and attorneys. Dr.  Milligan will discuss how her work in the lab helps resolve criminal and missing person’s cases, providing closure to families in the North State. 


World Explorations is a free lecture series sponsored by the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology.  The talk is free and open to the public. 


The Chico Women’s Club is located at 592 E. 3rd Street in downtown Chico.


For more information call 530-898-5397 or email