Events

  • Feb 13

    Anti Racism and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Anti Racism and Food Justice
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to explore ways to resist white supremacy within the food system? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Feb 14

    Creative Arts and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:00pm – 6:00pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in zine issuing, editorial meetings, planning of launch parties and more? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Feb 14

    Wellness Activities and Food Sustainability

    UMSFP: Personal and Community Resilience
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in creative expression and open discussion? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Feb 17

    Food Justice Zine Seeking Submissions! (The Underground)

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    5:00pm – 11:00pm

    The UM Sustainable Food Programs zine titled The Underground is seeking submissions for the new fifth issue centered around themes of food, growth and transition although all works pertaining to food and food justice are welcomed and encouraged!

    All submissions and questions can be sent to theunderground@umich.edu and are due February 17th.

    Hope to see some of your works rooted in the recent issue!

  • Feb 20

    LSA@Play: Farm Dash

    College of LSA Student Event
    LSA Building – Multipurpose Room 3:00pm – 5:00pm

    Explore what's going on in food right here on campus! Discover resources and ways you can get involved while picking-up ingredients at each station to make a tasty dish at home or in the dorm. Plus some cool LSA swag!

    Limited spots. Registration required.

    Register for a session:
    https://sessions.studentlife.umich.edu/p/track/6827

    LSA@Play is a series of events to welcome and support LSA students. Gatherings and activities offer an opportunity for students to prioritize self-care, inclusivity, and community. Plus, get free food, LSA swag, and meet Dean Curzan!

    Visit the LSA@Play webpage: https://lsa.umich.edu/lsa/news-events/events/lsa-play.html for more details, sign-up to receive text/email updates, and check for additional events being added soon!

    If you have an accessibility need you feel may not be automatically met at this event, please email lsaatplay@umich.edu. Advance notice is necessary for some accommodations to be fully implemented, but we will always attempt to remove those barriers.

    * While supplies last. Please complete the ResponsiBLUE health questionnaire prior to arriving at all in-person events.

  • Feb 27

    Anti Racism and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Anti Racism and Food Justice
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to explore ways to resist white supremacy within the food system? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Feb 28

    Creative Arts and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:00pm – 6:00pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in zine issuing, editorial meetings, planning of launch parties and more? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Feb 28

    Wellness Activities and Food Sustainability

    UMSFP: Personal and Community Resilience
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in creative expression and open discussion? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 13

    Anti Racism and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Anti Racism and Food Justice
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to explore ways to resist white supremacy within the food system? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 14

    Creative Arts and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:00pm – 6:00pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in zine issuing, editorial meetings, planning of launch parties and more? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 14

    Wellness Activities and Food Sustainability

    UMSFP: Personal and Community Resilience
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in creative expression and open discussion? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 23

    Rooting For Change

    Bite Sized Talks about Food Justice
    Off Campus Location – The Blue Llama Jazz Club 6:00pm – 8:30pm

    This event will feature 10-15 student speakers and performers with a range of identities and academic interests. These bite-size performances highlight student work, experience, cultural traditions, and creative expression surrounding local, regional, and global approaches to food justice. Previous performers have shared songs about de-commodifying food and why we should serenade our avocado toast, poetic homages to Black visionaries in the food system, narratives of cultural recovery through food service, and multimedia guides of how to reintroduce joy and abundance into growing and eating. A reception will follow the event.

    Student organizer contact information: umsfp.core@umich.edu

    Audience: students, employees & community

    Registration Form coming soon!

  • Mar 25

    Rooting For Change

    Panel on food, science, activism & culture
    Michigan Union – Multiple 11:00am – 4:00pm

    A day of student speakers, educational activities, and more as we confront topics of food justice in our communities and learn how U-M students are growing a future of community resilience around food systems! Festivities of the day will include food, student-led learnshops, and wellbeing breaks – all by and for students.
    Student organizer contact information: umsfp.core@umich.edu
    Audience: students

    Registration coming soon!

  • Mar 27

    Anti Racism and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Anti Racism and Food Justice
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to explore ways to resist white supremacy within the food system? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 28

    Creative Arts and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:00pm – 6:00pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in zine issuing, editorial meetings, planning of launch parties and more? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Mar 28

    Wellness Activities and Food Sustainability

    UMSFP: Personal and Community Resilience
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in creative expression and open discussion? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Apr 10

    Anti Racism and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Anti Racism and Food Justice
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to explore ways to resist white supremacy within the food system? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Apr 11

    Creative Arts and Food Justice

    UMSFP: Behind the Zines (Food Justice Magazine)
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 5:00pm – 6:00pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in zine issuing, editorial meetings, planning of launch parties and more? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu

  • Apr 11

    Wellness Activities and Food Sustainability

    UMSFP: Personal and Community Resilience
    – UMSFP Food Lab in Basement of Betsy Barbour 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Interested in food sustainability or social justice initiatives? Want to engage in creative expression and open discussion? Come join one of our biweekly meetings to get involved with The University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program. We have four different groups to join, all with different themes. Fill out the interest form and come to a meeting to get involved! Questions? Email us at umsfp.core@umich.edu