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2017-2018 SEASON

LOURDES GOUVEIA OCTOBER 3, 2017 - 3:30 p.m. CST.

IMMIGRATION

DONNIE SMITH JANUARY 9, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. CST

Global Food Security

Lourdes Goeuvia
Lourdes Goeuvia

LOURDES GOEUVIA October 3, 2017 - 3:30 p.m. CST
Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln

IMMIGRATION | Nebraska: If Not Immigrants, Who?

Gouveia examines the role that immigrants have played, and continue to play, in the social, economic and cultural development of Nebraska and its diverse communities. She considers the impacts of immigration policy, and the roles of specific sets of governmental, business and community actors in the shaping and reshaping of immigrant Nebraska, then and now.

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Donnie Smith
Donnie Smith

DONNIE SMITH January 9, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. CST
Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln

GLOBAL FOOD SECURITY | The War of the Words

Donnie Smith serves as a consultant for Tyson Foods, while focusing on his continued work to feed the world. The story of agriculture must be told truthfully in order to strengthen our ability to feed the growing population. Understanding the role conventional farming must play in the world we face should propel the public to defend it vigorously and vocally, but will we? And what might be the consequences if we don’t?

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