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Hungry for Justice Summit prepares students for next steps

March 8, 2018
By Andy Ellis

A summit that, in the past, has brought together college students from throughout Alabama to focus on the issues of hunger and poverty is now preparing its participants to take action.

Participants in the fourth annual Hungry for Justice Summit, held Friday at TROY’s Montgomery Campus, received instruction on advocacy planning, execution and evaluation from…

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Fourth annual Hungry for Justice Summit set for March 2 at TROY’s Montgomery Campus

February 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Students from Alabama’s colleges and universities will examine hunger and poverty in the state on March 2 during the fourth annual Hungry for Justice Student Summit at Troy University Montgomery.

The summit is presented by Troy University’s Office of Civic Engagement and the John W. Schmidt Center for Student Success in conjunction with Alabama Possible,…

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Summit raises awareness about food, housing insecurity among college students

March 3, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Classes, all-night study sessions, research papers and exams, and extracurricular activities and social events are all commonly thought of as making up the college experience. Hunger and homelessness are not.

And yet, statistics from the recent study, “Hunger on Campus: The Challenge of Food Insecurity for College Students,” reveal food and housing insecurity is growing…

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