Johanson, who discovered “Lucy” — the world’s best known fossil — will discuss his historic find and how it resonated globally and forever changed the world’s understanding of the human past. Tickets for the event, which is funded in part by Nevada Humanities, are available online at www.tmcc.edu/dss or by calling 673-7182.
The presentation will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the V. James Eardley Student Center in the Red Mountain Building. A VIP reception starts at 6 p.m. General admission parking will be available in the south lot of the Desert Research Institute (DRI) and the Lot H (north of the Sierra Building) at TMCC. VIP parking is available in the north lots at TMCC and DRI. A shuttle will be provided to the V. James Eardley Student Center round robin from all DRI parking locations from 5:30 to 10 p.m.