Hungry for a career that focuses on something you love? If you're interested in sustainability and food then come to Careers in Yum. Connect with local food producers, alums who work in food policy and food justice. Get the scoop on how you can start accessing these careers while at UVA, and the options that you can pursue after graduation.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PROGRAM HAS 3 PARTS, YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE PROGRAM YOU CAN COME TO ONE PART OR ALL PARTS*
Careers in Yum Panel - 11:00am -12:15pm - Moderated by Laura Toscano
Hear from local professionals working in food policy, food justice, and food retail.
o Kate Colier, Feast
o Kyle Kidluff, Twenty Paces
o Laura Brown, Local Food Hub
o Samantha Jameson, Aramark Green Dining
Careers in Yum Luncheon - 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Enjoy lunch on us from Feast! Network with local organizations and alumni who focus on food while enjoying a tasty meal
o Vegan Action
o Snowing in Space
o City School Yard Garden
o Blue Ridge Bucha
Careers in Yum Resource Fair 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Connect with organizations on Grounds and beyond who are focusing on food and sustainability and learn how you can get involved today.
Project Peanut Butter | Veggies At Virginia | Green Grounds | Greens to Grounds | Feel Good