Distinguished Alumnus Will Allen Lectured on Sustainable Food Systems

March 29, 2013 — University of Miami —

On Thursday, March 28, 2013, in conjunction with University of Miami’s Abess Center for Ecosystem Science & Policy and Office of the President, the Office of Civic & Community Engagement hosted an evening lecture on “Growing the Good Food Revolution”  featuring UM Alum Will Allen. Several hundred University and South Florida community members were in attendance to hear Mr. Allen share his strategies on how to transform the production and delivery of healthy foods to under-served communities, advocate for more locally grown food products, and use farming techniques that turn waste into soil and fertilizer.

Please click HERE to read the complete post-event coverage e-Veritas article.

To view photos taken during the event, please click HERE.

For a list of Food Related Organizations in the Greater Miami Region our office has compiled, please click HERE.

If you were not able to attend the lecture in person, we invite you to watch the video recording provided below:


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