On Nov. 1, 2011, Dr. Vandana Shiva – author, physicist, philosopher, environmental activist and eco-feminist — visited Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles to receive the Navin and Pratima Doshi Bridgebuilder Award.

Dr. Shiva is internationally renowned for drawing attention to the debilitating effect of seed patenting and to the epidemic of farmer suicides in India.  She is also an outspoken exponent of the sustainable organic farming movement.

Dr. Shiva visits Loyola Marymount University