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ASI researching free meal program using UEI eateries excess

ASI researching free meal program using UEI eateries excess

Victor Corral Martinez

October 10, 2019

Associated Students, Inc. and University Enterprises, Inc. are planning to implement a new program on campus to help fight against food insecurity among Sacramento State students.  One of ASI’s “strategic priorities” for the 2019-2020 school year is to assess the feasibility of doing a program in the style of Epicure Extras that would include the Dining Commons and the many other eateries ...

ASI Food Pantry University Union location to serve more students

ASI Food Pantry University Union location to serve more students

Leslie Hicks

September 16, 2019

The ASI Food Pantry on campus has opened its new location in the University Union, room 1246, with a mission to “provide food and basic necessities to Sacramento State students in need at no cost,” according to the pantry’s website. The location in the Union is located next to the Crisis Assistance and Resource Educatio...

Struggling for real food? CalFresh could be the answer

Struggling for real food? CalFresh could be the answer

Kameron Schmid, Editor-at-large

September 19, 2018

The old college stereotype about food is well-known; ramen, a lot of take-out, and mandatory attendance at every event that offers free food. But financial insecurity — including access to food — is a serious issue for many students as college tuition continues to rise nationwide. At Sacrament...