Monday, October 27, 2014

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Meeting Moved to Student Union Rm 215 for Profiles in Urban Agricultural Careers


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Meeting Moved to
Student Union Rm 215 for Presentation on:
Profiles in Urban Agricultural Careers
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
3:00 pm to 5:30 pm in SU 216

                    Learn the stories of professionals working in an emerging field:
                               Urban Agriculture and Community Gardening.
 
How does someone become employable in this area?
What policies are reshaping the city’s agricultural land use to create jobs?
How are opportunities for community leaders and policy advocates evolving?

Meet guest speakers: 

Harry Rhodes is 
Executive Director of Growing Home, 
Chicago's leading organic agriculture social enterprise 
focused on empowering people and communities.
Patsy Benveniste serves as
Chicago Botanic Garden’s Vice President of Education
and Community Programs.