April 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Porter Center for Performing Arts, Brevard College
Lisa Sheffield
828-884-3151 x1805
Oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard @ Porter Center for Performing Arts, Brevard College

Dr. Robert Ballad is perhaps best known for his 1985 discovery of the Titanic. His multi-media presentation, “Deep Sea Exploration,” will provide an overview of his discoveries and the latest news from the field of oceanography.  He is professor of Oceanography and Director of the Center for Ocean Exploration at the University of Rhode Island.  His talk will be the spring event for the 2018 J.R. McDowell Speaker Series sponsored by the Transylvania County Library Foundation in partnership with Brevard College.  Ticketing  and pricing information forthcoming.  Tickets will be available in March.