“There really are parallels between animals and ourselves, and there are insights to be gleaned from beetles, crabs and caribou,” Emlen said.
The George Miksch Sutton Lectureship was established in 1972 by an endowment from George Miksch Sutton, who was an ornithologist, conservationist and artist. Sutton served as George Lynn Cross Professor of Zoology at OU. The Sutton Lecture Series brings biologists to OU to present lectures about natural history.
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