Texas Tech University

Climate Science Center Hosts Seminar on Climate and Food

David Gay

April 2, 2018

The seminar will cover topics including food security and nutrition.

Climate and Food

WHAT: The Texas Tech University Climate Science Center will host a seminar titled “Climate and Food.”

WHEN: Noon Tuesday (April 3)

WHERE: Experimental Sciences Building, Room 120

EVENT: Leslie Thompson, a professor of food science and safety in the Meat Science & Muscle Biology program, and Mary Murimi, a professor of nutritional sciences in the College of Human Sciences, each will give a presentation related to climate and food.

After the two presentations, both speakers will participate in a panel discussion to engage with the audience. Todd Brashears, an associate professor of agricultural education and communications, will moderate the discussion.

CONTACT: Natasja van Gestel, research assistant professor and director of research coordination, Climate Science Center, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-7089 or natasja.van-gestel@ttu.edu

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