Careers and Issues in Food Systems

Careers and Issues in Food Systems
When:Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 5:30-7pm
Location: BioCommons, Steenbock Library

Do you care about where your food originates? Do you want to play a vital role is feeding the 9 billion people in the world? Are you passionate about the farm to table movement? If so, attend this panel discussion with professionals who are changing the world by working to provide food access to all people. Learn how you can leverage
your education into a unique career in food systems.

Panelists:

  • Julie Dawson, Assistant Professor and Extension Urban Agriculture Specialist – UW-Madison Department of Horticulture and Extension
  • Monica Theis, Lecturer – UW-Madison Department of Food Science
  • Vanessa Herald, Great Lakes Region Farm to School Network – UW-Madison Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
  • Chris Brockel, FEED Operations Coordinator at Northside Planning Council/FEED Kitchens