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    Commentary: A School Lunch I’d Gladly Eat

    Oct 24, 2014

    Sean Shavers

    When I was in high school in Oakland, I never really questioned the cafeteria menu, I just knew that I wasn’t eating it because it didn’t look appealing and I had other options. For years school lunch was considered nasty and inedible by me and my peers. It wasn’t until recently, that I saw school lunch in a different way.
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    Commentary: A School Lunch I’d Gladly Eat

    Oct 24, 2014

    Sean Shavers

    When I was in high school in Oakland, I never really questioned the cafeteria menu, I just knew that I wasn’t eating it because it didn’t look appealing and I had other options. For years school lunch was considered nasty and inedible by me and my peers. It wasn’t until recently, that I saw school lunch in a different way.
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    In Central Valley, A Produce Truck Can Be a Godsend

    Oct 06, 2014

    Jesus Perez

    Though the Central Valley is known as an agricultural mecca, many communities here do not have easy access to the fresh fruits and vegetables that surround them in abundance. Jesus, and 18-year-old in Merced, captures one bright spot amid the blight: Produce On The Go, a food truck that brings fresh fruits and vegetables directly to neglected co...
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    In Central Valley, A Produce Truck Can Be a Godsend

    Oct 06, 2014

    Jesus Perez

    Though the Central Valley is known as an agricultural mecca, many communities here do not have easy access to the fresh fruits and vegetables that surround them in abundance. Jesus, and 18-year-old in Merced, captures one bright spot amid the blight: Produce On The Go, a food truck that brings fresh fruits and vegetables directly to neglected co...
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    Food Deserts: Youth Say Corner Stores Can Be Part of the Solution

    Aug 08, 2014

    Nisa Cheng

    VoiceWaves spoke to Long Beach youth about how difficult it is to get fresh food in their neighborhood. While all agreed that more grocery stores would be nice, they also said that having a greater variety of healthy options at corner stores would help.
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    Food Deserts: Youth Say Corner Stores Can Be Part of the Solution

    Aug 08, 2014

    Nisa Cheng

    VoiceWaves spoke to Long Beach youth about how difficult it is to get fresh food in their neighborhood. While all agreed that more grocery stores would be nice, they also said that having a greater variety of healthy options at corner stores would help.
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    UC Launches Global Food Initiative

    Jul 07, 2014

    Alec Rosenberg

    University of California President Janet Napolitano last week unveiled the UC Global Food Initiative over the course of three events across the state.
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    UC Launches Global Food Initiative

    Jul 07, 2014

    Alec Rosenberg

    University of California President Janet Napolitano last week unveiled the UC Global Food Initiative over the course of three events across the state.
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