Mad City Vegan Fest is an annual celebration of veganism filled with great food, inspiring speakers, awesome raffle prizes, and a host of vegan-minded exhibitors. The event is free and open to the public.
Whether you're a vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian, or omnivore, Vegan Fest has delicious food samples and helpful information on how you can protect animals, the environment, and your health through vegan choices.
Saturday June 8, 2013
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Goodman Community Center
149 Waubesa Street
Fabulous and Inspiring Speakers
Victoria Moran - Main Street Vegan: Eating Plants and Saving Animals in the Real World
Michael Greger, MD - Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
Harold Brown - A Journey of Conscience
Mary Clifton, MD - How to Joyfully Lose Weight and Supercharge Your Life
Julie Sinistore, PhD
- Environmental Impacts of Food Choices
See more information here.
Kick it Off the Night Before
Come kick-off the fest with comedian Jamie Kilstein! Host of Citizen Radio, Jamie has had appearances on The Conan O'Brien show, MSNBC's Up with Chris, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, Showtimes The Green Room, CNN's The Joy Behar Show, and many more!
Not in Our Name: UW Graduates Opposed to
Maternal Deprivation Studies
After a two-decade hiatus, the University of Wisconsin, Madison has approved the use of maternal deprivation and fear to create highly anxious baby monkeys. The differences between the dissected brains of these traumatized infants and the brains of baby monkeys not taken from their mothers at birth will be studied.
Are you a University of Wisconsin graduate opposed to the university's archaic maternal deprivation experiments on nonhuman primates?
You are not alone!
Sign the PLEDGE to add your name to our growing list of UW alumni who want to see this end on UW campuses.