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Dr. Slattery with rhino
 Mike Slattery, professor and chair, director of the Institute for Environmental Studies, with rhino

Professor Featured in The New York Times

April 8, 2019

Michael Slattery, Ph.D., professor and chair, director of TCU’s Institute for Environmental Studies, was quoted in The New York Times Sunday, April 7, in a story about the death of a suspected rhino poacher in South Africa. The man had been killed by an elephant and his remains were devoured by a pride of lions at Kruger National Park. Slattery is the founder of the TCU Rhino Initiative that works with Dr. Will Fowlds, a wildlife veterinarian who has a passion to save rhinos in his native South Africa.

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