Santa Clara University



President's Speaker Series

Sponsored by the Office of the President, the President’s Speaker Series is a forum that brings eminent leaders to Santa Clara, providing our students, faculty, and the community an opportunity for intellectual rigor, critical thinking, reflection, and dialogue.

Santa Clara Lecture Series

The Santa Clara Lecture Series is sponsored by the Bannan Institute, which is committed to examining Catholic identity and Jesuit character.

Ethics at Noon

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics sponsors the Ethics at Noon lecture series. These lunch-hour programs provide a forum for SCU faculty members and other experts to explore ethical issues in many fields.

de Saisset Museum

The museum offers several lectures and programs based on current exhibitions.

Food for Thought Speaker Series

May 30, 2013
noon - 1:00 p.m.
Cost : FREE

Food for Thought: The Slow Food Movement


Thursday, May 30th

Noon - 1:00pm

Room 126, Lucas Hall 


Peg Champion and Brad Whitworth will present the mission, programs, sucesses and challenges of the Slow Food movement.


Slow Food is a non-profit organization dedicated to clean, good, and fair food throuough the world. Slow Food South Bay is a local chapter of the International Slow Food Movement, which has over 100,000 members globally. Slow Food promotes education about food production, labeling, social justice, school nutrition, and farm polices.


Come to this Food for Thought lecture to learn about the advocacy work being done by leaders in our local food community. 


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