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The Importance of Eating Local

The Importance of Eating Local

By Anah Oozeerally, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Is it really worth it to pick local produce? We have farmers and students share their thoughts on thinking twice about picking big brand names over locally-owned businesses.

Chefs Come Together To ‘Change Menus, Change Lives’

Chefs Come Together To ‘Change Menus, Change Lives’

By Ankita Bhanot, Dining Editor

April 20, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

The Chef's Collab Summit took place this year at NYU's Kimmel Center, bringing together famous chefs and food leaders to talk about locally-sourced ingredients.

Local Roots CSA launched for Langone students and staff

Local Roots CSA launched for Langone students and staff

By Greta Chevance, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Langone medical students started a program to allow employees to pick their produce up at the hospital, creating better access to locally grown fruits and vegetables.

Bronx can recover from Barnes & Noble closure

Bronx can recover from Barnes & Noble closure

By WSN Editorial Board

October 23, 2014


Filed under Opinion

The closure of the only large booksellers in the Bronx is a blow, but the community can recover.

Students to bring local food to campus

Students to bring local food to campus

April 8, 2014


Filed under Dining, Features

Several NYU clubs will host the Fair Food Fest, an event to promote organic, local, fair-trade and cruelty-free food. The event, hosted by Oxfam-NYU and Earth Matters’ The Real Food Challenge, will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Kimmel Center for University Life on April 8. Clubs participat...