Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh!

Sat Jul 1 | Baxter Hall

Come meet and hear Palestinian professor, science educator, and peace activist Mazin Qumsiyeh. He is the founder of the Palestine Natural History Museum ( and the Palestine Institute of Biodiversity and Sustainability. They work to research, educate about, and conserve
our natural world, culture and heritage and use knowledge to promote responsible human interactions with our environment.

There will be an interactive lecture at St. Mark’s at 10am. Those who wish will then walk to the National Botanic Garden for a tour with Dr. Qumsiyeh and on to lunch at the Native American Museum. His visit is co-sponsored by the Mid East Working Group and the Green Lions