Santa Clara University



President's Speaker Series

Sponsored by the Office of the President, the President’s Speaker Series is a forum that brings eminent leaders to Santa Clara, providing our students, faculty, and the community an opportunity for intellectual rigor, critical thinking, reflection, and dialogue.

Santa Clara Lecture Series

The Santa Clara Lecture Series is sponsored by the Bannan Institute, which is committed to examining Catholic identity and Jesuit character.

Ethics at Noon

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics sponsors the Ethics at Noon lecture series. These lunch-hour programs provide a forum for SCU faculty members and other experts to explore ethical issues in many fields.

de Saisset Museum

The museum offers several lectures and programs based on current exhibitions.

Ethics at Noon

Apr 22, 2013
noon - 1:00 p.m.
Learning Commons and Library
Media Room A
Cost : Free

Hunger, Obesity, and Food Justice: A Framework for Sustainable Food Systems

Markkula Center for Applied Ethics ; The DeNardo Lectureship/Health and Science Horizons

As an environmental social scientist, Christopher Bacon is interested in deepening and diversifying a dialogue about interdependent society-nature relationships.  Bacon is an assistant professor of Environmental Studies at Santa Clara.  

His talk will be one of a series of events connected to this year's DeNardo Lecture, which will be given at SCU on April 9 by former FDA Chief David Kessler on the topic, "The End of Overeating."

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Monica DeLong
Ethics at Noon
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