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New York City Announces Free School Lunch for All

On September 6, 2017, New York City (NYC) Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced NYC will become the largest school district in the U.S. to offer free school lunch to all public school students.

The Tisch Food Center Brings Nutrition Education to Life for Elected Officials

This summer, the Tisch Food Center facilitated and attended nutrition education site visits with two elected officials across New York; Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Representative John Faso.

Tisch Food Center Partners with Summer Principals Academy

The Tisch Food Center is partnering with Summer Principals Academy (SPA) to teach future school leaders how supporting healthy school meals and food and nutrition education can contribute to greater equity.

Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior Annual Conference 2017

July 20-24, faculty, staff, and students with the Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education and Policy attended the 50th Annual Conference for the Society of Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) in Washington D.C.

Senator Gillibrand Highlights Nutrition Education in NYS

On June 23rd, the Tisch Food Center and partner organizations, including Cornell Cooperative Extension and Capital Roots, welcomed Senator Gillibrand as she toured sites implementing nutrition education programs.