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Celebrate Shark Week 2023!

Join us for two jawsome events, plus sharktastic activities all week.

AZA SAFE Shark and Ray Awareness Day Lecture
6 p.m. Fundraiser
The evening kicks off with a fundraiser to help save sharks and rays and features sharktastic socializing, pizza, beer and soda.

7 p.m. Top 10 Misconceptions about Sharks
By Dr. Christopher Pepin-Neff, University of Sydney
Join us for a special lecture to learn from one of the world's leading experts on human-shark interactions. In-person only. Live streaming from Australia.

CLICK HERE to reserve free tickets for the talk!

Dr. Christopher Pepin-Neff is a Senior Lecturer in Public Policy in the Department of Government and International Relations. His research interests include theories of the policy process, policy analysis, the role of policy entrepreneurs, and comparative public policy. More specifically, his research looks at policymaking regarding emotional issues such as LGBTQI politics, mass shootings, and the "politics of shark attacks."

Shark Week Lecture & Fundraiser
5:30 p.m.  Suds for Sharks Fundraiser
Help us help sharks! Local brews and wine will be sold prior to the evening lecture. All proceeds benefit shark conservation.

7 p.m. Bringing Them Back - Conservation of Sharks of California
By Dr. Chris Lowe, California State University Long Beach
Join us for a special lecture to learn about sharks and their important role in California’s ecosystem.
In person only.
CLICK HERE to reserve tickets!

Dr. Chris Lowe is a professor in marine biology and director of the Shark Lab at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), where he and his students work with acoustic and satellite telemetry techniques to study the movement, behavior and physiology of sharks, rays and gamefishes.



Post Date: Thursday, June 1, 2023


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