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8/17/12

Barbie Izquierdo and Mariana Chilton were invited to the White House to join a group of national anti-hunger advocates to talk about how the new film “A Place at the Table” could help to energize a national movement to end hunger in the US.  See FreeThinking for more.

8/15/12

Did you miss our Beyond Hunger Conference in May 2012? See our Conference Snapshot and other video clips from the conference on our website. These videos highlight key topics explored through the lived experiences of those who are experiencing hunger and poverty firsthand. 

7/30/12

Check out the latest Philly.com blog by Drexel's own Dr. Michael Yudell, PhD, MPH. This entry talks about the economic burden of malnutrition from childhood to adulthood, with a focus on its impact in the Philadelphia region in particular. Dr. Yudell discusses a recent longitudinal study of malnourished children in Barbados, and the parallel of food insecurity here in the United States.

7/26/12
Video highlights from the Beyond Hunger conference are available!

Did you miss the Beyond Hunger Conference? Video clips from the conference have now been uploaded to our website. The videos cover key topics explored through the lived experiences of those who are experiencing hunger and poverty firsthand. More videos will be added to both the website and our youtube channel in the coming weeks!

6/28/12

Staff members Jenny Rabinowich and Aishah Miller have shared their reflections on the Beyond Hunger Conference in our latest blog post, Community Relatedness. To read more, click here

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