Herbarium Holds Annual Open House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: 11-03-2010

Kathleen McPartland
Public Affairs
530-898-4260
Lawrence Janeway
Chico State Herbarium
530-898-5381

The Friends of the Herbarium hosts the Chico State Herbarium annual open house this Saturday, Nov. 6 beginning with a social hour at 3 p.m. At 4 p.m., Melanie Williams, recipient of the Jim Jokerst Field Botany Award, will make a presentation about her research. Six other graduate students in botany will also make presentations on their research in the North State.

For information about the Chico State Herbarium and Friends of the Herbarium workshops, please go to http://www.csuchico.edu/biol/Herb/Events.html.

The Chico State Herbarium is managed under the umbrella of the Gateway Science Museum. For more information about the Gateway Science Museum (formerly the Northern California Natural History Museum), please go to http://www.gatewayscience.org/.

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