The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board Panel


Fulbright for Food Security

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Thursday, September 11, 2014
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm CST

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Hillside Auditorium, Room 206

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Fulbright for Food Security
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Thursday, September 11, 2014
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm CST,
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Hillside Auditorium

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Watch the Fulbright for Food Security panel live on Thursday, September 11, 2014, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm CST.

Panelists and Moderators

Welcome Remarks by:
Dr. Todd Shields Dean, J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences, Director of the Diane D. Blair Center, University of Arkansas

Introductory Remarks by:
Hoyt Purvis, Professor of journalism, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, University of Arkansas

Tom Healy, Chairman, J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board

Moderated by:
Mark Alexander J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board member, and Fulbright alumnus

Panel Participants:

  • Dr. Erick de la Barrera
    Current Fulbright NEXUS fellow in Mexico focused on ecology, climate change, policy, and public education in food security
  • Kay Goss
    Fulbright College Executive-in-Residence, emergency management expert, and former Assistant Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Dr. Curt Rom
    Professor of Horticulture at the University of Arkansas Bumpers College of Agriculture, and Fulbright alumnus
  • Kabo Segokgo
    A former food and nutrition community educator from Botswana and a current Fulbright grantee earning her master’s degree in Human Environmental Sciences at the University of Arkansas

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