MURA Breakfast Meeting — Jerry Nelson, Professor Emeritus of Agronomy

MURA Breakfast Meeting — Jerry Nelson, Professor Emeritus of Agronomy, will speak about his trips to North Korea

Tuesday, December 5, 8:00 – 9:30 a.m., Country Club of Missouri 

The monthly MURA Breakfast series continues on Tuesday, December 5, with guest speaker Dr. C. Jerry Nelson, Professor Emeritus, Division of Plant Sciences.  He is a member of the National Committee on North Korea, a non-governmental organization of persons with significant expertise in and diverse perspectives on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. NCNK and its members work to build bridges between the U.S. and the DPRK in a wide variety of areas, such as politics, security, economics, business, law, humanitarian needs, human rights, education, culture, science and technology, and natural resources. Since 2006, Dr. Nelson has worked  on agricultural and food issues in North Korea, including farm visits and contacts with North Koreans in their daily lives.  The program will be at the Country Club of Missouri, 8-9:30 a.m.

Breakfast pre-registration information:

  • To pre-register:  Call or email Jack Miles, milesjw@missouri.edu ; 573-445-5024
  • The cost is  $12 per person for those who pre-register by November 2, payable at the door.  For registrations received after November 2 or for walk-ins, the cost is $15 per person.
  • Questions can be directed to Dick and Anne Hessler, MURA Breakfast Co-chairs, 573-874-2906.

NOTE: Effective with this breakfast, persons who pre-register but fail to attend will be asked to pay the $12 breakfast cost.

Date:
December 5, 2017
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