Yearlings Club Series

The Forum Series is sponsored by the UofL College of Arts and Sciences, Office of the Dean, Office for International, Diversity and Engagement Programs and The Yearlings Club, Inc.  This exciting partnership is a university Signature Partnership Initiative.There are many important issues addressed by this Series. Talented individuals share their expertise and help us discover solutions. But the most important voice is yours! Bring a family member, friend, or young person and join the conversation!


2018

Food Deserts: Causes, Consequences, Solutions

Sunday, January 21, 2018
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Photos from the event:

audience members and representatives from local government participated in the two-hour event held at the Yearlings Club.

The topic of discussion for the January Yearlings Club Forum was “Food Deserts: Causes, Consequences and Solutions”. Pictured are audience members and representatives from local government participated in the two-hour event held at the Yearlings Club. Panel members addressed the issue and offered solutions to address the issue.

Photo Left to right:Dr. Theresa Rajack-Talley, A&S Associate DeanDr. Margaret D’Silva, Professor of Communications & Panel ModeratorDr. Kimberly Kemp-Leonard, Dean, College of Arts and SciencesDr. Priscilla McCutcheon, Assist. Professor of Pan African Studies and Geography;  Cassia Herron, Research Manager – UofL, Social Justice Consortium - Ann Braden Institute;   Theresa Zawacki, Senior Policy Advisor to Louisville ForwardJeff White, President, The Yearlings Club

Photo Left to right: Dr. Theresa Rajack-Talley, A&S Associate Dean, Dr. Margaret D’Silva, Professor of Communications & Panel Moderator, Dr. Kimberly Kemp-Leonard, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Priscilla McCutcheon, Assist. Professor of Pan African Studies and Geography, Cassia Herron, Research Manager – UofL, Social Justice Consortium - Ann Braden Institute, Theresa Zawacki, Senior Policy Advisor to Louisville Forward, Jeff White, President, The Yearlings Club


2016-2017 Highlights

The 2016-2017 University of Louisville/Yearlings Club Forum Series focused on important issues affecting the urban community in Louisville and communities across the region.

See photos from 2016-2017