Cedarville to Host Answers in Genesis Conference

by Kaitlyn Coughlin, Public Relations Writer

Cedarville University is partnering with Answers in Genesis to host a conference on the University’s campus Sept. 23-24, 2012.

The conference will feature Ken Ham, president/CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum, and Georgia Purdom, the first female Ph.D. scientist engaged in full-time research on the biblical book of Genesis for a creationist organization. 

Ham will speak on topics such as relating the story of creation in today’s culture and defending the Christian faith biblically and scientifically. Purdom will speak on topics including the cell, eugenics and abortion.

The event begins Sept. 23 from 6-8:30 p.m. and continues on Sept. 24 from 1-9 p.m. in the Dixon Ministry Center Jeremiah Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University attracts 3,400 undergraduate, graduate and online students to more than 100 areas of study. Celebrating 125 years of inspiring greatness, Cedarville is a Christ-centered learning community recognized nationally for rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and leading student satisfaction ratings. Visit the University online at www.cedarville.edu.