Science on Tap series begins new year

Cynthia Thompson, assistant professor of biomedical sciences, will give a presentation on Thursday, September 8, for Science on Tap at the SpeakEZ Lounge.
Cynthia Thompson, assistant professor of biomedical sciences, will give a presentation on Thursday, September 8, for Science on Tap at the SpeakEZ Lounge.

Biomedical Sciences will again host its Science on Tap series, casual discussions about scientific topics at an off-campus location.

Cynthia Thompson, assistant professor of biomedical sciences, will give a presentation on Thursday, September 8, at 8 p.m. at the SpeakEZ Lounge, 600 Monroe Ave. NW in Grand Rapids.

Her presentation, “Monkey Sex: Who’s Doing Who and Why,” will focus on primate mating behavior and why only 10 percent of the primate species is monogamous.

For more information about the events, contact the Biomedical Sciences office at (616) 331-3318, or find the series on Facebook.