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Feb. 13, 2018
Celebrity chef Aria Kagan prepares lunch for students
The visit was part of a school district’s chef-centered series.
Feb. 12, 2018
University cafe adds weekend hot meals
The hot meals were added to provide an extra option to both students and admissions visitors during the weekend.
Feb. 9, 2018
Penn State hosts cooking competition for student employees
Culinary apprentices worked in teams of two to come up with their own pasta dishes.
Feb. 8, 2018
N.M. senator introduces follow-up to lunch shaming bill
The new bill would require a state study on how to make school meals more nutritious.
Feb. 7, 2018
UCLA launches leftover food program
Bruin Dine aims to reduce food insecurity and waste on campus.
Feb. 6, 2018
Students partner with nutrition services to create artwork for seed packets
The packets will be distributed to the community at health fairs and school giveaways.
Feb. 5, 2018
District implements cooking classes for students
The classes, held in school cafeterias, are part of the district’s Farm 2 School program.
Feb. 2, 2018
Ball State students request faster foodservice for dietary restrictions
Students say that their dietary needs make mealtimes cumbersome.
Feb. 1, 2018
Purdue Dining teams up with local shelter to slash food insecurity
Leftover food from the school’s buffet concept will be donated twice a week.
Jan. 31, 2018
USDA, FDA agree to streamline food oversight
The agencies will collaborate on produce safety measures and biotechnology.
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