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A place at the table

A place at the table is a critical documentary published in 2012. It features the topic of hunger in the United states and was released by the same team responsible fort he very popular and well known documentary… 201 more words

Cinema And TV

Using Canva to look at MU Tiger Pantry

Recently I heard about an easy, yet fancy web application for making graphics. I decided to give it a shot to see if this is something that’d be useful in my everyday life. 80 more words

Food Insecurity

Feeding the World, Nourishing Our Neighbors, Far and Near: Howard G. Buffett Foundation and Omaha Nonprofits Take On Hunger and Food Insecurity

Here is a collection of stories I wrote for the Winter 2014 issue of Metro Quarterly Magazine (www.spiritofomaha.com/Metro-Magazine/The-Magazine/) that focus on the theme of how responding to a starving world is within our reach. 5,961 more words


My PERFECT semester

By Heidi Amsden

Did you know that EVERYDAY, 3 million children in the U.S. are unsure of where their next meal will come from? How about, … 443 more words

FAN Club Nutrition Information Panel

The Nutrition Information Panel was a great event. 3 RDs and 1 expert came to talk to us students on a Friday night.

There were so many things they all talked about, based on the questions that were asked. 605 more words

Emergency Food for the Food Insecure

Yesterday I attended a meeting with the Western Massachusetts Food Bank and other members of the local faith community.  Our local food pantries have been struggling to keep up with the increasing number of people who come seeking food.  631 more words


The PROOF is in The 1.6 Million

Last year, the research group PROOF published a national study of food insecurity in Canada. They concluded that

[h]ousehold food insecurity, inadequate or insecure access to food because of financial constraints, is a significant social and public health problem in Canada. 75 more words

Food Insecurity