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The AAAS Scholars Lecture Series Spring 2014 Lecture (5/14/14)

The Spring 14 Lecture was a symposium entitled "Serving Food Justice: Civic Learning and Asian American Community," co-hosted by AAAS and its community partner, the Asian and Pacific Islander Obesity Prevention Alliance (APIOPA). Kyle Tsukahira, AAAS alumni and APIOPA Project Specialist, delieved the keynote speech. Six AAAS students discussd their collaboration with APIOPA and their research project, Culturally Relevant Produce and Community Supported Agriculture for Asian America.

Kyle Tsukahira

Kyle Tsukahira lectures on food justice (click here for a detailed report by the University Times)



The audience


Meagan Ortiz and Dora Dang

Meagan Ortiz and Dora Dang present current scholarship on food justice and high impact learning


Kevin Cuellar and Christine Dillard

Kevin Cuellar and Christine Dillard report on their obesrvations of AAAS/HIST 150 Asian American History's service learning project - working with APIOPA to delieve affordable and fresh Asian produce to Asian communities.


Marina Molina and Jazmine Jones

Marina Molina and Jazmine Jones discuss the importance of community supported agriculture for Asian America and the role of high impact learning


Q & A session

Q & A session




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