PhD student co-producing a documentary film, “There are Still Wizards” is featured in CCB News


Jennifer Lewis is an ESP doctoral student who is co-producing a documentary film entitled, “There are Still Wizards.” A news story by Bryan Watts of the Center for Conservation Biology (CCB) on the film was recently published on the CCB website. The film centers around Dr. Lee Talbot, professor of environmental science and policy, and his wife Marty, and their unique role in pushing conservation during a pivotal time. Read more at the film’s Independent Filmmaker Project website and Facebook page.

Read the full CCB news article published on 09/11/2019 here:




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