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Friday, April 14th, 2017

$25/Registrant

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

TIME SESSION DESCRIPTION LOCATION
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.                                                       Registration & Student Poster Session Shaw Lobby
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.   

Session I - "American as Apple Pie": Food Citizenship, and the Stories We Tell - Dan Platt, PhD, Graceland University Humantities Department

Platt Circle Headshot-smallLike its cousin concept, national citizenship, “food citizenship” is a strange bouillabaisse of geography, politics, and storytelling... 

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Carol Hall
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Session II - Insects: The Ultimate Superfood - Kate Ytell, Graceland University Alumnus '16, B.A.

Ytell Circle Headshot-smallThe world’s appetite for meat is growing, and addressing food security with regard for the environmental is becoming an increasingly relevant issue...

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Carol Hall
11:00 a.m. - Noon

Session III - Why Grow Your Own Food - Steve Upson, Senior Consultant at the Noble Foundation

Upson Circle Headshot-smallWhy grow your own food? When asked this question most people respond ’to save money’ or ‘to eat healthy’...

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Carol Hall
Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Higdon Admin. Building - Harpham Heritage Chapel
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Session IV - The DIrt on Soil Health and Human Health - Gail Fuller, G & L Whole Food and Fuller Family Farms

Fuller Circle Headshot-smallWhen it comes to your health, you're standing on the answer...

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Carol Hall

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Session V - Importance of Seed Saving - Diane Ott Whealy, Expert Gardener and co-founder of Seed Savers Exchange

Ott-Whealy Circle Headshot-smallThrough her session, Importance of Seed Saving, Diane will discuss how backyard gardeners can protect the genetic diversity of our food supply through heirloom gardening...

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Carol Hall
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Session VI - "Waste Not" with Aliza Eliazarov (Keynote Speaker), Freelance Photographer

Eliazarov Circle Headshot-smallDon’t miss this opportunity to hear New York City based photographer Aliza Eliazarov share her perspective on making creative portraiture, conceptual still life and long term documentary images...

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Carol Hall

 

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