WHO:

Karl Giberson, Ph.D., an internationally known science and religion scholar, writer, and speaker, and the Center for Research in Science (CRIS)

WHAT:

Giberson delivers his lecture, “Methodological Naturalism: Darwin's Use of the Scientific Method,” as part of APU’s Center for Research in Science’s series, “The Practice and Perceptions of Science.”

Giberson is a lead participant in America’s creation/evolution controversy. He is the author of nine books and more than 200 articles, reviews, and essays. His books include:

  • Oracles of Science: Celebrity Scientists Versus God and Religion (with Mariano Artigas)
  • Saving Darwin: How to Be a Christian and Believe in Evolution (a Washington Post “Best Book of 2008”)
  • The Language of Science and Faith (with Francis Collins)
A regular Huffington Post blogger, he also is a contributing editor at Books & Culture. He has lectured at the Vatican, Oxford University, and London’s Thomas Moore Institute.

The Center for Research in Science (CRIS) exists to serve a community of students, scholars, and laypersons by promoting research that encompasses the scope of scientific studies and addresses the inseparable relationship between science and culture, its role in classical liberal arts education, and the ancient dialogue between faith and reason.

WHEN:

Tues., Feb. 7, 2012

6:30 p.m.

WHERE:

LAPC Room located in APU’s Turner Campus Center

East Campus

901 E. Alosta Ave.

Azusa, CA 91702