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The Tisch Food Center, in the Program in Nutrition, 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]


New! A is for Apple: Nutrition Education Programs in NYC Schools

All New York City students deserve access to great nutrition education, yet 44% of New York City schools lack external nutrition education programming. (Read more...)

The Tisch Food Center Announces Series of Reports: Empowered Eaters

New research shows that nutrition education in New York State and New York City is extremely vulnerable to federal and state budget cuts. (Read more...)

Spring 2018 Tisch Dish

Comprehensive nutrition in schools; connecting with parents and students; big win for NYS farm to school; new NYC nutrition ed database, and more...