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Las Vegas Natural History Museum

Featured Smithsonian Guest Speaker: Dr. Theo Gonzalves

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Featured Smithsonian Guest Speaker: Dr. Theo Gonzalves
Featured Smithsonian Guest Speaker: Dr. Theo Gonzalves

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11 jul 2024, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. GMT-7

Las Vegas Natural History Museum, 900 Las Vegas Blvd N, Las Vegas, NV 89101, USA

About the Event

You're invited to an enlightening talk featuring Dr. Theodore S. Gonzalves, curator at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. Delve into the rich tapestry of Asian Pacific American experiences through the lens of innovation and invention, as showcased in Dr. Gonzalves' latest book, Smithsonian Asian Pacific American History, Art, and Culture in 101 Objects.

Learn about remarkable artifacts from the national collection, including An Wang’s LOCI-2 electronic calculator, and one of the nation’s largest meteorites discovered in the Drum Mountains of Utah. Dr. Gonzalves will share captivating stories and offer unique insights into their historical significance and cultural impact.

Bring your family and friends for an inspiring evening celebrating innovation, culture, and the enduring legacy of Asian Pacific Americans in shaping our history.

This special event is FREE. Pre-registration is required as space is limited!  Doors will open at 5:00PM. This presentation will be hosted in the classroom. Museum exhibits and rooms will be closed.

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