ESP Biography

BLAKE EVERTSEN, Harvard Sophomore Student-Athlete

Major: Human Evolutionary Biology/psych

College/Employer: Harvard University

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I run cross country and tack for Harvard and am majoring in Human Evolutionary Biology with a minor in Psychology. The basis of evolution fascinates me and I feel that it can explain a lot of the physical and social phenomena around us. I love teaching and am excited to be able to share my passion with others.

Past Classes

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L12833: Introduction to Evolutionary Biology in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
This course addresses key components of evolutionary biology. We cover how individual organisms evolve attributes to adapt to their environments. Topics of focus will be natural selection, sexual selection, kin selection, inclusive fitness co-evolutionary processes, reproductive strategies, mating systems, competition, predator-prey, host-parasite.