From walking around these exhibit displays, reading about different forms of cultural expression, and considering your own abilities…
What skills are we born with? What skills do we develop? How do nature and nurture come into play to shape who we become? What do you think makes us human? Write a short essay (1-2 pages) addressing these questions.
The emphasis for this extra credit opportunity is on evidence rather than personal opinion. Referring to specific examples from human evolution and genetics, as well as referencing outside sources, will strengthen your arguments.