Sac City Freethinkers

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PZ Myers to speak at SCC

The SCF is proud to announce that we will be hosting PZ Myers at SCC in January.

Tuesday, January 26
7pm, Student Center
Sacramento City College
FREE for Los Rios students and faculty
$5 at the door for all others

PZ Myers is Associate Professor of Biology at University of Minnesota, Morris. He is author of the science blog Pharyngula, 2009 “Humanist of the Year,” and noted atheist activist and critic of intelligent design.

PZ’s talk will be titled “Complexity and Creationism,” and will address the issue of complexity as the creationists try to use it. His presentation will be followed by an audience Q&A.

Seating is limited, so you might like to know that PZ will also be speaking at UC Davis on Thursday 1/21, Chico State on Monday 1/25 and Sierra College in Rocklin on Thursday, 1/28.

This event is co-sponsored by the Speakers Bureau of the Secular Student Alliance.

Help promote the event: DOWNLOAD and print a promo flyer.

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December 16, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | 8 Comments

The Great Debate!

Evolution Vs. Creation
Tuesday, December 8
Lillard 101 lecture hall
3pm – 4:30pm, free

THIS WILL BE A 3-WAY DEBATE

  • Noted creationist Eric Hovind of “Creation Science Evangelism” (www.drdino.com) will present his Young Earth Creation Science
  • Freethinker Club advisor, professor Don Button, will present his argument for Evolution
  • A Freethinker club member Mike Krebsbach will present a third alternate theory

Seating is limited. Come enjoy the show!

DISCLAIMER: None of the debate participants is an actual scientist, and may or may not be academically qualified to debate scientific theory. Debaters are laypersons representing their own personal beliefs. Debaters are not representing the Sac City Freethinkers, Sacramento City College, the Science and Allied Health Division or any of its departments. Debaters may or may not be representing any specific religious sect or creed. This debate is not for educational or competitive purposes. This debate is for entertainment purposes only. Please, no wagering.

December 2, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment