Dr. Mortenson received a Ph.D. in the history of geology from the University of Coventry in England. He has been studying and speaking on the creation-evolution controversy throughout North American and Europe since the late 1970s. He also holds a master's degree in divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Illinois, and a B.A. in math from the University of Minnesota.
The following topics will be covered:
- Tues., Sept. 25, 10-11 a.m.: Creation or Evolution: Does it Really Matter?
- Wed., Sept. 26, 8-9 a.m.: Big Bang: Exploding a Myth
- Wed., Sept. 26, 10-11 a.m.: Noah’s Flood: Washing Away Millions of Years
- Thurs., Sept. 27, 9-10 a.m.: Origin of Species: Was Darwin right?
- Thurs., Sept. 27, 10-11 a.m.: Apemen: The Grand Illusion
The public is welcome to attend these special lectures on the OCC campus. For more information, please call (417) 624-2518 (x2105).