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Re: [vegan-440] Fw: Turkey Bowling

From: L. S.
Sent on: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 3:36 PM
What a great result!  Thanks to all who made their voices heard.

L.

Linda Spiegler
P.O. Box 4211
Boulder, CO 80306
http://www.lcsart...­

"Compassion is the foundation of everything positive, everything good. If you carry the power of compassion to the marketplace [buy cruelty-free products] and the dinner table [eat a plant-based diet], you can make your life really count." Rue McClanahan  


---- Original message ----
>Date: Wed, 16 Nov[masked]:42:23 -0500
>From: [address removed] (on behalf of lisa <[address removed]>)
>Subject: Re: [vegan-440] Fw: Turkey Bowling  
>To: [address removed]
>
>   This is so fantastic!! Thank you to everyone who took the time to call
>   and email!! And thank you to Cheryl for letting us know so we could
>   have our voices heard. I wonder how many concerns/complaints they got
>   to cancel so last minute!!
>   Great news for the day!!
>
>   On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 1:28 PM, Betsy <[address removed]> wrote:
>
>     FYI -
>     Way to go Cheryl & everyone who contacted FRCC about this!! I think
>     it was probably canceled before I sent mine but I was so happy for
>     their response!!
>     ----- Forwarded Message -----
>     From: "Veltri, Sandy" <[address removed]>
>     To: betsy farmer <[address removed]>
>     Cc: "Clancy, Amanda" <[address removed]>; "Dorsey, Andy"
>     <[address removed]>; "Curran, Linda"
>     <[address removed]>; "Hogan, Stacey"
>     <[address removed]>
>     Sent: Wednesday, November 16,[masked]:41 PM
>     Subject: Re: Turkey Bowling
>     Thank you, Betsy. The event has been canceled. Our Dean has been
>     made aware of this issue and it's been taken care of.
>
>     Sandy Veltri
>     Sent from my iPhone
>     On Nov 16, 2011, at 12:21 PM, "betsy farmer" <[address removed]>
>     wrote:
>
>       I am writing you to express my utter disgust with the turkey
>       bowling event being held today and tomorrow at the FRCC Boulder
>       campus.  I find it absolutely appauling that with so many
>       families in our community going hungry this Thanksgiving, FRCC
>       chooses to waste food and resources.  After looking over the
>       Mission and Strategic Plan on the FRCC website, I am even more
>       perplexed.  You claim to be recognized for resource development
>       and sustainability?  How is throwing frozen turkeys at bowling
>       pins and then tossing them in a dumpster to rot being resourceful
>       and sustainable? You are committed to fiscal responsibility and
>       efficeincy in all operations? Does that include student
>       activities?  You value community?  What about the members in the
>       community who are struggling to feed their families?  How is
>       this event in any way teaching your students to be responsible
>       citizens of society?
>        
>       I hope that in the future, you take the time to consider how
>       events such as turkey bowling can negetively reflect you, your
>       institution, and all of the students and alumni-whether they take
>       part or not.
>        
>       Sincere Regards,
>       Betsy Farmer
>        
>        
>
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>
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