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2021 Darwin FestivalSM

Salem State University

Department of Biology

8 - 12 February 2021


2021 Schedule of Events    History of the Darwin Festival   

Links and References

Click here to register for the talks


The Festival is open to the public. All events are free.


All events will be online. Registration to the talks is required. Go to the Schedule of Events to register.


Major funding for the DARWIN FESTIVALSM has been provided by the Charles Albert Read Trust Fund, the Student Government Association through the Biological Society and the Scuba Club, the Keville-DePalma Darwin Festival Endowment Fund, the Salem State University Administration, contributions from Academx, and other individual contributions.


Darwin FestivalSM Committee: Ryan Fisher (Coordinator), Juditha C. A. Burchsted, Jennifer Carr, Susan M. Case (emerita), Ethel Gordon, Laura Laranjo, Jason Brown, Paul Kelly, Tess Killpack, Thea Popolizio, Sheila Schreiner, T. Nelson Scottgale, Alan Young (emeritus).


Founded in 1980 by Philip A. DePalma and Virginia F. Keville