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Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story
Opens April 22, 2017

A new temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of parasites and their hosts. Embark on a journey participating as a scientist to learn the "why” and "how" research is conducted on the most common mode of life on Earth -- parasitism. On display in Morrill Hall through December 2017.

Opening Day Activities Include:
9:30am-1:00pm

What is Parasitology?
Meet parasitologists (those that study parasites) and learn how and why they study the most common mode of life on earth – parasitism!

Be a Parasite Detective
“Travel” the world and try not to be “infected” with a parasite in this family friendly game.

Pet Parasites
Learn more about fleas, ticks and heartworms that infect household pets.

Pin the Parasite Game
Work to identify the parasite-host relationship by playing a game to identify what parasites infect different species of animals

Be one of the first 150 visitors on April 22 and receive a free plush toy!

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