April 3, 2014

11TH ANNUAL SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT: HEAR SARU JAYARAMAN SPEAK ON FOOD JUSTICE!

We are pleased to invite you to the 11th Annual Sustainability Summit on April 23rd, 2014. The event is hosted by the Chancellor's Advisory Committee on Sustainability (CACS), and will be held in the Wurster Hall Auditorium, Room 112, from2:30-5:00 p.m. 
Program  Outline
2:30-3:30  Poster Session; Food and Drink
3:30-4:00  Video Welcome by Chancellor Nicholas Dirks
                    Remarks, Awards, and Recognitions by Dean Jennifer Wolch
4:00-5:00  "Food Justice" by Saru Jayaraman

Saru Jayaraman is a Berkeley Food Institute Visiting Scholar and the co-founder and co-director of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United. She was recently named one of CNN's 10 Visionary Women, who noted that she "has spent her career fighting for service workers to get a fair wage in a respectful, safe environment"