CARNEGIE MELLON EVENT CALENDAR

TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way We Eat

Feb 16, 2013
10:00 AM  - 5:15 PM
Porter Hall 100 (Gregg Hall)


Join us for a full day of talks via a live webcast from TEDx Manhattan. The talks will explore the state food systems and progress toward sustainability. Speakers include Gary Hirshberg, Chairman of Stonyfield Farm, the world's leading organic yogurt producer, and Managing Director of Stonyfield Europe; Cheryl Kollin the founding principal of Full Plate Ventures, Anna Lappé national bestselling author and a founding principal of the Small Planet Institute and Small Planet Fund; and Peter Lehner, Executive Director of NRDC and NRDC Action Fund. Morning and afternoon snacks provided, but please plan to bring your own lunch or visit a campus or neighborhood café. This viewing party is co-sponsored by Women for a Healthy Environment, The Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture, and the Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research. The lead sponsor for "Changing the Way We Eat" is the Glynwood Institute for Sustainable Food and Farming.

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