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The Pensive Primate: Emergence of Modern Human Cognition

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Marston Exploration Theater

781 South Terrace Road

Tempe, AZ 85281

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How did modern humans acquire a unique style of thinking? How did we manage to dominate the planet while other human species went extinct? In a special public lecture, Ian Tattersall will be speaking about his latest research interests in the fascinating field of paleoanthropology. Tattersall is an emeritus curator with the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.

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No, you do not have to bring this ticket to the event! The event will be first come first serve, this RSVP simply helps estimate the number of attendees.

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The Marston Exploration Theater is on the first floor of ASU's Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building IV (ISTB 4), the home of the School of Earth and Space Exploration. ISTB 4 is near the intersection of Rural and Terrace Road in Tempe on the east side of campus. This seven-story structure is ASU’s largest research facility and is accessible on foot via Orange Street and McAllister Avenue. If arriving by light rail, exit at the University and Rural Road stop.

The Rural Road parking structure is the closest parking to ISTB 4. Parking is available for $3 per hour inside the Rural Road parking structure. From the parking structure, walk west and enter ISTB 4 through the glass doors on the north side of the building. Please note that a parking fee is charged upon exit.

View a map of ISTB 4 and nearby visitor parking and click here for additional directions.

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