David Krohne to Give 25th LaFollette Lecture
by Karen Handley
September 28, 2004
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CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — David Krohne, professor of biology at Wabash
College, will present the 25th Annual LaFollette Lecture on Friday,
October 1 at Wabash College.
“A Field Guide to the Geography of Hope” will be the title of Krohne’s
presentation, which will begin at 4:15 p.m. in Salter Hall of the Fine
Arts Center. A reception will follow his talk in the Littell Lobby in
the Fine Arts Center.
The LaFollette Lecture Series was established by the Wabash College
Board of Trustees to honor Charles D. LaFollette, their longtime
colleague on the Board. The lecture is given each year by a Wabash
College faculty member who is charged to address the relation of his or
her special discipline to the humanities broadly conceived.
David Krohne was awarded a bachelor’s degree in biology from Knox
College and a doctorate in zoology from the University of California at
Berkeley. He became a member of the Wabash faculty in 1979. His
accomplishments include an undergraduate research project grant from the
National Science Foundation, the McLain-McTurnan-Arnold Research
Scholarship from Wabash College, and service as a consultant on biology
for Talking Technology. He has published several articles in scholarly
The LaFollette Lecture is free and open to the public.