Nutrition services

‘Return to occupation’: Food and Nutrition Services employee talks about pandemic and security changes

For Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) employees, returning to the campus-wide workplace means returning many of its clients. Juliet Moore, Compass Express cashier “The only thing we keep coming back to is being busy,” says Juliet Moore, cashier at Compass Express (elevator C, level 1). Although some customers in the department never left, the onset […]

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Leveraging Community Engagement for Uninterrupted Health and Nutrition Services During COVID-19, Health News, ET HealthWorld

By Noveena Swapnabh & Riya Gupta Since its onset, COVID-19 has adversely affected public health systems, livelihoods and economies, further marginalizing vulnerable communities around the world. In this scenario, community preparedness is imperative to manage risk through the dissemination of accurate information. A socially consistent and informed response to COVID-19 can effectively break the chain […]

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Why Small Businesses Matter in Ridgefield: Nu

Why small businesses matter Buy small, do big things for your community Why Small Businesses Matter showcases local merchants who donate their time, talent, goods and services for the betterment of our community. The local store movement is going viral as local ‘tagged’ businesses get a chance to share their stories! You are IT Nu, […]

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After 31 Years and 112 Million School Meals, Outgoing LPS Director of Nutrition Services Zumwalt is Ready for the Next Chapter | Education

It is of course referring to the pandemic. When schools closed, the kitchens remained open. More than 80 workers were still preparing meals – 28,000 lunches and 8,000 breakfasts a day – from March to July 2020 for homebound students. And when schools reopened in the fall, nutrition services ensured that distance learners were fed […]