Until further notice, the University of Arizona, in accordance with the guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, encourages all employees to work remotely. Our office is closed to the public, but you can reach the SBS Center for Regional Food Studies, Monday–Friday 8am-5pm, at 520-621-5749 or by email to email@example.com.
Announcing the CRFS Spring Speaker Series in collaboration with the Dunbar Pavilion and the Coalition for African American Health & Wellness
FEBRUARY 18-19, 2020
Karen Washington, Community Activist, Co-founder of Black Urban Growers, and Co-owner of Rise & Root Farm in Chester, New York
Public Talk: Food Justice is about more than Growing Food and Feeding People
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Dunbar Pavilion, Auditorium
This talk is free and open to the public
Workshop: Working in Food Justice
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Dunbar Pavilion, Dining Hall
Workshop space is limited. RSVP today.
MARCH 27-28, 2020 POSTPONED
Dr. Sará King, Post-doctoral scholar in Neurology at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and yoga/meditation teacher
Public Talk: The Science of Social Justice: The Impact of Othering and Systemic Discrimination on Communities of Color and the Potential of Mindfulness to Offer Healing
Workshop: The Science of Social Justice: An Experiential Workshop Using Mindfulness and Story-Telling to Explore and Heal the Embodied Impact of Othering and Systemic Discrimination
APRIL 3-4, 2020 POSTPONED
Dr. Ashanté Reese, Assistant professor of Anthropology in the Department of Geography and Environmental Systems at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Public talk: "There Ain't Nothin' in Deanwood": Anti-Blackness, Food Access, and Making a Way Outta No Way in Washington, D.C.
Workshop: Rest as Resistance
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