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Friday, April 6 • 11:30am - 12:15pm
Supporting Food Insecure Students: Building a Campus Food Pantry

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This session will highlight the newly opened Food for Thought: Campus Pantry at Mount Wachusett Community College. Discussions around assessment of college student hunger will engage participants in the best way to collect qualitative and quantitative data to support the creation or expansion of exciting programs focused on food insecurity on your campus.  Through a case study model, the presenters will share successes and challenges on their journey to opening a food pantry. Finally, participants will engage in a lively discussion around best practices in recruiting, training and retaining student volunteers to lead and sustain food insecurity initiatives.


Jana Murphy

Mount Wachusett Community College
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Shelley Errington Nicholson

Director, Brewer Center for Civic Learning and Community Engagement, Mount Wachusett Community College
Shelley Errington Nicholson is a graduate of Roger Williams University with a Bachelor’s degree in Corporate Communications and a minor in Music. She also received her Masters of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies with a concentration in College Student Personnel... Read More →

Friday April 6, 2018 11:30am - 12:15pm EDT
H-109 Hawthorne Hall

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