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  •  The Haiti Paradox

     

     The Haiti Paradox

    Please join the Food and Agribusiness and co-sponsor Environmental Studies and Sciences, in welcoming:

     Starry Sprenkle, PhD candidate in Ecology at UC Davis

    Starry will present a virtual tour of Haiti, including a short history, and address issues including the linkages between Haiti's deforestation and reforestation, urbanization and development, and local production, consumption, and food aid.

    Thursday, January 10th

    12:00 – 1:15pm

    Lucas Hall, Rm. 106

     

    This is a FREE event &

    Lunch will be provided!

    RSVP for this event! 

     

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  •  Hunger Action Summit- January 24th, 2014!

    Please join the Food and Agribusiness Institute and Second Harvest Food Bank for the 6th Annual Hunger Action Summit. The forum will take place on January 24th, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Locatelli Center on the Santa Clara University campus.

    Our keynote speaker this year will be Dr. Deborah A. Frank, the Founder and Principal Investigator of Children’s HealthWatch. Her research
    interests include examining cumulative risk factors in children’s household, such as food, energy, and
    housing insecurity and their impact on children’s health and development. Dr. Frank will discuss the impact of hunger on children.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

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