“Apes of the World,” Sponsored by the Anthropology Club

Posted on 10/12/2012 12:22:37 AM

Rosanne GiambroRoseann Giambro, gorilla keeper at the Pittsburgh Zoo, will present a program on her experiences with primates. A former IUP student and Anthropology major, she began working in zoos in 1976. The program will be Thursday, October 18, at 6:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall auditorium (room 32).

Giambo has also worked at zoos in Philadelphia, Sequoia Park in California, and Ft. Worth, Texas. She began working with primates in 1983 and has traveled to Africa a number of times, including twice to Rwanda to see mountain gorillas and to Kenya to see the wildlife. She began working in zoos in 1976. She is also very interested in conservation issues.

Admission is free, everyone is invited to attend.

Department of Anthropology