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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]


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The winter 2016 edition of the Tisch 'Dish, our quarterly newsletter, is here! Read about timely policy updates, exciting news from the center, upcomin events and student spotlights. Don't forget to subscribe!

Hot Off the Press: A New 'Eat Real' Curriculum

TFC publishes new curriculum to accompany film based on Michael Pollan's In Defense of Food (video clips from the film included). Get the scoop here.

TFC Reports on Universal Free Lunch Policies

A new report by the Tisch Food Center's Renata Peralta highlights school principal support for New York City's universal free lunch program for middle schoolers. Read more here.