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Re: [vegan-440] Fw: Turkey Bowling

From: Rachel
Sent on: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 4:37 PM
Would anyone mind if I do a short post about this whole scenario on
Vegansaurus.com? Let me know if you'd rather not be mentioned. Nicely
done, everyone!

-Rachel

On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 3:36 PM, Linda Spiegler
<[address removed]> wrote:
> What a great result!  Thanks to all who made their voices heard.
>
> L.
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> Linda Spiegler
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> "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
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> ---- 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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>>   Lisa Shapiro
>>
>>   allthingsvegan.com
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>>   "All that is required for evil to prevail is for good people to do
>>   nothing."
>>      Edmund Burke [masked])
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