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The Tisch Food Center cultivates research about connections between a just, sustainable food system and healthy eating, and translates it into recommendations and resources for educators, policy makers, and community advocates. The Center focuses on schools as critical levers for learning and social change. [Read More]

 

A Local Apple a Day...

Our Op-Ed on the New York School Nutrition Association Incentive

New Yorkers have a chance to support healthy eating, local economy, and the environment. Find out how you can support the initiative--and help to get local food onto kids' plates in our Huffington Post op-ed

TFC Research Update

Tisch Food Center researchers recently published 2 papers. One looks at what happens inside teens’ heads to get them motivated to drink fewer sugary beverages. The other reveals an innovative method for collecting data on kids’ eating behaviors and attitudes about food.