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Food Evolution Screening hosted by IFT Aksarben and UNL Food Science Depart...

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Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center

313 North 13th Street

Lincoln, NE 68588

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Join the IFT Aksarben Section and the UNL Food Science Department for a screening of the movie Food Evolution followed by a panel discussion. Movie snacks will be provided.

6:00 PM: Doors Open

6:30 PM: Movie Begins

8:00-9:00 PM: Panel Discussion

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From Academy Award nominated director Scott Hamilton Kennedy (THE GARDEN, FAME HIGH, OT: OUR TOWN), and narrated by esteemed science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson, FOOD EVOLUTION is set amidst a brutally polarized debate marked by fear, distrust, and confusion: the controversy surrounding GMOs and food. Traveling from Hawaiian papaya groves to banana farms in Uganda to the cornfields of Iowa, FOOD EVOLUTION wrestles with the emotions and the evidence driving one of the most heated arguments of our time. Film Run-time: 92 minutes.


Panelists:

Jerry Cornett: Owner, Grower at Lake House Farm

Rick Goodman: UNL Faculty, expert on GM safety assessment

Kelly Magurany: ConAgra Brands, Regulatory specialist

Hilary Maricle: Farmer, member of CommonGround outreach group

Amber Pankonin: Registered Dietitian

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Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center

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