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Pima County Public Library – Main Library

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101 N Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
520-791-4010

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May 2018

FRANK Talks – Eradicating Global Hunger: Is Genetically Modified Food (GMO) a Solution? – Tucson

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Pima County Public Library – Main Library, 101 N Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Eradicating Global Hunger: Is Genetically Modified Food (GMO) a Solution? Julian Kunnie, University of Arizona, Religious Studies/Classics/Africana Studies/Indigenous/Globalization Studies Technological innovations in the early 21st century have promoted the development of genetically modified seeds and foods, as a potential solution to the crisis of world hunger.   Eighty percent of the corn, soy, and cotton cultivated in the U.S. today, is genetically modified. Is GMO seed and food production the best solution to address hunger and food shortages? What are the…

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June 2018

FRANK Talks: School Choice in Arizona – Tucson

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Pima County Public Library – Main Library, 101 N Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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School Choice in Arizona Dr. Angelina Castagno, Northern Arizona University, Educational Foundations Arizona is one of the nation’s most “choice friendly” states regarding educational opportunities at the K-12 level. “School choice” is a term for K–12 schooling options in the U.S. describing a wide array of alternatives to public schools, including charter schools. The expansion of charter schools and vouchers (often called educational savings accounts) is not without controversy. Does school choice improve school quality? Does school choice increase educational opportunity…

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