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NYC - Public Lecture Series w/ Dr. Laurie Marker

Event open to:

Public

Date:

May 14, 2014

Time:

6:00pm Reception, 7:00pm Lecture

Location:

NYC Headquarters, 46 E 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021

Description:


A Future for Cheetahs


Join Dr. Laurie Marker, founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund and one of the world’s leading experts on cheetahs, for a discussion of her journey from the vineyards of Oregon to rural Namibia, all to secure a future for the world’s fastest land animal, the cheetah. In 1990, Dr. Marker sold everything she had and moved to the newly-independent nation of Namibia, and built there an extraordinary Research and Education Centre that is leading the way to the future for the cheetah. Meet Dr. Marker and hear the fascinating story of how she is helping the cheetah win the race against extinction.

Member Ticket price:

Free

Guest Ticket Price:

$20

Student Ticket Price:

Free to EC Student Members, $5 w/ a valid Student ID

Reservation Notes:

Reservations are secured on a first-come, first-serve basis.

To secure a reservation, call us at 212.628.8383
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