Dr. Tracey Kivell, University of Kent, who gave the 2016 William King Lecture entitled "Mysteries of our newest extinct relative: Homo naledi and the Rising Star Cave"
with conference organisers Dr. Hienz Peter Nasheuer (right) and Dr John Murray
(and a replica of the H. naledi skull).
Cast of Homo naledi's hand compared to a modern hand
Our secretary, Louis, with some of the visitors to our display in the NUIG Concourse during the IRGM59 conference.
Fiona Stapleton, GGA Chair, discussing one of the fossils with a visitor.
The GGA sponsored the award for the best student talk at the conference. Fiona presents the certificate to the winner, Gavin Kenny of Trinity College, Dublin.