Food's economic, social, and environmental dimensions will be the focus of Food Awareness Night Dec. 8 at Gettysburg College.
Numerous activities are planned during the 5 to 7:45 p.m. dinner period at the campus Dining Center:
The event is co-sponsored by Gettysburg College's Campus Kitchen, Center for Public Service, Peace Club, Gettysburg Environmental Concerns Organization, and Painted Turtle Farm. Also involved are students from environmental studies Prof. Salma Monani's first-year seminar "Food: for Thought and Action and residents of the Cooking House and Natural Kitchens House, and others.
The event is open to the public. The non-student charge for dinner is $9.50.
Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences. With a student body of approximately 2,500, it is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. The college was founded in 1832.
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Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition. Alumni include Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate, and other distinguished scholars. The college enrolls 2,700 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.
Posted: Fri, 5 Dec 2008
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