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Biology buildingL.E. GRIFFIN MEMORIAL
BIOLOGY BUILDING

Professor Lawrence Edmonds Griffin (1875-1949), a noted marine biologist, taught biology at Reed from 1920 to 1945, and served as head of the department during that time.  He published broadly in his areas of interest and expertise:  Philippine and South American snakes and lizards; coral; fisheries; and salmon in the Pacific Northwest.

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