IIT Magazine Online Exclusive: A Birder’s Delight

White-throated sparrow in the grass on IIT Main Campus

Each spring and fall, IIT Main Campus bird aficionados flock to an early morning escorted walk that showcases the remarkable variety of feathered creatures that frequent this urban environment. The walk is led by Geoffrey Williamson, professor and interim chair, IIT Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, along with David Baker, vice president of external affairs. This spring’s walk was held on May 14.

You can view “A Birder’s Delight” and admire 10 different colorful specimens by clicking here.