Robert Ballard, discoverer of the Titanic
Date of Event: November 9, 2011
Posted: November 9, 2011
GRANVILLE, Ohio—Oceanographer Robert Ballard will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, in Denison University's Swasey Chapel (200 Chapel Drive). The lecture, sponsored by the University Programming Council, is free and open to the public.
Ballard is best known for his work in the discovery of the wreck of the Titanic in 1985, the battleship Bismarck in 1989 and the wreck of the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown in 1998.
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville—Lecture by Oceanographer Robert Ballard at 7:30 p.m.on Wednesday, Nov. 9, in Swasey Chapel (200 Chapel Drive). Free and open to the public.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.