Thu, Oct 20, 2016, 4:26am
A year after touting the meal-sharing app Swipes and the Emergency Meal Fund as the foremost solutions to food insecurity on campus, the undergraduate councils and First-Generation Low-Income Partnership will once again throw their weight behind expanding and promoting these two resources.
Mon, Apr 18, 2016, 2:04am
While food insecurity is an important issue, the sandwich ambassador is not an effective way to solve it.
Thu, Apr 14, 2016, 4:16am
Columbia neglects its needy students by failing to provide viable options and solutions for those experiencing chronic hunger and homelessness.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016, 11:52pm
Hunger permeates every aspect of the lives of students suffering from food insecurity on campus.
UPDATED: Faced with concerns about meal sharing app Swipes, student councils adjust message, remain optimistic
Wed, Nov 11, 2015, 11:05pm
Meal-sharing app Swipes was once the star of Columbia College Student Council’s two-pronged initiative to address food insecurity.
Marinaccio hopes to make Dean’s Assistance Fund more accessible for food-insecure students staying on campus over Thanksgiving break
Tue, Nov 10, 2015, 10:03pm
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Jessica Marinaccio will attempt to spread the word about the D
Fri, Nov 6, 2015, 10:28pm
The three Columbia undergraduate student councils, First-Generation Low Income Partnership, and meal sharing app Swipes are moving forward with their relationship, the groups announced in a press release on Friday.
Tue, Oct 20, 2015, 1:05am
Student council presidents from Columbia College, SEAS, and General Studies spoke at Barnard’s Student Government Association’s Monday meeting on school collaboration and SGA initiatives at their schools.
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 11:44pm
The General Studies Student Council discussed Giving Day, Homecoming, and Midterm week as well as co-sponsorships and food insecurity updates at their meeting on Tuesday night.
Mon, Oct 5, 2015, 7:09pm
The Engineering Student Council discussed a host of issues including food insecurity initiatives, Bacchanal, and new engineering-specific academic initiatives at the council’s third meeting of the year.