Global Studies Symposium 2012-2013
The 2012–2013 Whitman College Global Studies Symposium will be held Saturday, February 23, 1:00-4:00 p.m. in Maxey Auditorium.
David Kessler, Professor at the University of California, San Francisco Medical School, and former Commissioner of the FDA
Keynote speaker: "The End of Overeating"
Haley McLeod '13, Biology major, Environmental Studies minor
Peter Rosset, Professor at the Advanced Studies Institute of the Southern Frontier (ECOSUR), Mexico
Keynote speaker: "The Global Peasant/Farmer Struggle for our Food System"
Suzanne Jaszczult '13, Politics major
Jon Rubin, Associate Professor of Art, Carnegie-Mellon University
Keynote speaker: "Conflict Kitchen and the Practice of Politically Engaged Art"
William Newman-Wise '13, Art major
Katherine Deumling '96, Slow Food USA Chair, Board of Directors and Owner/Operator of Cook With What You Have
Aaron Bobrow-Strain, Associate Professor of Politics
Jonathan Walters, Professor of Religion, George Hudson Ball Chair of Humanities
Director of Global Studies and moderator
For more information contact Jonathan Walters
(firstname.lastname@example.org or 527-5246)
The Global Studies Initiative and the Ashton J. and Virginia Graham O'Donnell Endowment in Global Studies