|As part of CSU’s Diversity Symposium, ACT Human Rights Film Festival is proud to present a free encore screening of 2020 ACT festival film Hungry to Learn from Oct. 25-Nov. 7, 2021. Hungry to Learn will be available to watch at home, and a panel of CSU staff and students will discuss CSU’s initiatives to combat food insecurity on campus.
The 2021 Diversity Symposium will be held virtually this year and is free and open to campus and community members who register.
About the film: Hungry To Learn introduces the faces behind an American crisis – college students so strapped to pay tuition that they don’t have enough money to eat or a place to live. A lack of food is just a symptom of a bigger problem – the American Dream of a college education slipping out of reach. This documentary is not just about the devastating hunger crisis unfolding on American campuses, it is about what can – and should – be done about it.
Watch at home, Oct. 25-Nov. 7, 2021 | CSU panel, Oct. 29, 2021, at 10:30 a.m.
Panelists discussing food insecurity at Colorado State University 10/29/21 at 10:30 a.m. online:
Kathryn Conrad – Rams Against Hunger Student Coordinator – CSU Senior with a double major in Political Science and Women’s & Gender Studies with an Interdisciplinary Leadership Minor.
Uriel Diaz – Rams Against Hunger Student Coordinator – CSU Junior with a Psychology major, along with a Spanish and Business minor
Shay Lentz – SNAP Benefits Specialist, Graduate Student in Social Work, and Administrative Assistant in Case Management
Michael Buttram – CSU Basic Needs Program Manager
Moderator: Elizabeth Sink – Master Teaching Instructor, Communication Studies & Presidential Leadership Fellow
WATCH THE FILM | WATCH THE PANEL RECORDING