Supporting Portland's Vegan, Vegetarian, and Veg-curious Community

Master Veg

Master VEG Presentations

Week 1: Vegan Nutrition. Alison Ozgur, R.D.
Week 2: Animal Law and Animal Consciousness.
Week 3: Food and the Environment and Food Policy
Week 4: Diet and Chronic Disease. Ole Ersson, M.D.
Week 5: Impact of Animal Agriculture on Humans. Marsha Rakestraw, Humane Educator
Week 6: Philosophy on the Rights of Animals plus Fish and Fishing
Week 7: The Lives of Farm Animals.
  • Marsha Rakestraw, Humane Educator (presentation coming soon)
  • Dr Jon and Kit Collins, Owners of Out to Pasture Farm Sanctuary (presented in class only)

  • Week 8: Communication and Vegan Living. Chelsea Davis, Northwest VEG Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator and Certified Humane Educator

    From Earlier MVP Sessions:

    Vegan Nutrition presented by Tammy Russel, RD Introduction by Peter Spendelow Cancer Project cooking demo by Margarita Castro Animal Rights vs. Animal Welfare. Carrie Packwood Freeman, Ph.D. Candidate A Naturopath's View of Vegetarian Living. Susan Czeranko, N.D. Organic Standards and Organic Agriculture. John Caputo, Oregon Tilth