News: LERN 8th Annual Conference Program

The 8th Annual LERN Conference will be held on Thursday 11th November 2010 in the Archaeology Lecture Theater (Institute of Archaeology, UCL). Mark your diary now!

The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. This year’s keynote speakers will be Dr Anjali Goswami (University College London) presenting on ‘Integrating integration from development to deep time and why it matters‘, and Dr Ian Barnes (Royal Holloway) presenting on ‘Death and the City: Selection for disease resistance in historically urbanised populations‘.

Prizes will be handed out for best talk and best poster.

This year’s conference program and schedule can now be downloaded here:







To register for the conference (free), please click here to download the registration form and email to by November 10th 2010. You may also register free of charge on the day of the conference.

Please bring the conference to the attention of anyone who may be interested, and contact us for any other conference inquiries on

Information on how to reach UCL and the Archaeology Lecture Theatre can be found on the conference booklet.

* This event if free and all are welcome. Refreshments, lunch and wine reception will be provided free of charge.