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Use this guide to find information on food insecurity and college students

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Welcome!  Use this guide to find information about food insecurity and college students.  The Hillsborough Community College campuses are setting up food pantries to help students facing food insecurity.  This research guide is just getting started.  Send suggestions for additions and changes to Ilene Frank   ifrank@hccfl.edu 

Recent article: Jackson, L. (2019, January 9).  The U. S. did a major report on campus hunger. Here are 3 takeawaysThe Chronicle of Higher Education.

Sara Goldrick-Rab

Goldrick-Rab, S.  (2016, September 27).   Interview with Trevor Noah. Discusses the cost of college.   The Daily Show.

 

Books on Food Insecurity

RealCollege Press

"#RealCollege focuses on the struggles, triumphs, and realities of what it means to be in college today. Through education, innovation, and collective action we seek to change the landscape of higher education so that all students can afford and complete their studies."

See https://realcollege.org/voices-for-change/press-2/  for press releases from RealCollege

Food Insecurity and College Students

Bauer-Wolf, Jeremy (2017, August 1)   Students without food.  Inside Higher Ed.  Retrieved from https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2017/08/01/study-many-community-college-students-struggle-access-food

 

Carapezza, Kirk.  (2017, February 8).  The number of hungry and homeless students rises along with college costs.  NPR   https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/02/08/513902272/the-number-of-hungry-and-homeless-students-rises-along-with-college-costs

 

Diamond, K. K., & Stebleton, M. J. (2017, April 11).  “Do you understand what it means to be hungry?” Food insecurity on campus and the role of higher education professionals.  The Mentor: An Academic Advising Journal.  Retrieved from   https://dus.psu.edu/mentor/2017/04/do-you-understand-what-it-means-to-be-hungry-food-insecurity-on-campus-and-the-role-of-higher-education-professionals/

 

Goldrick-Rab, Sara.  (2017, November 7).  Poverty is largely invisible among college students.  Talk Poverty.  Retrieved from

https://talkpoverty.org/2017/11/07/poverty-largely-invisible-among-college-students/

 

Reed, Matt  (2017, October 24). "I chose abuse, because it seemed safer": A report from the #RealCollege conference on food insecurity of students   Inside Higher Ed  Retrieved from

https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/confessions-community-college-dean/%E2%80%9Ci-chose-abuse-because-it-seemed-safer

 

The Second #RealCollege Convening on College Food and Housing Insecurity.

October 23 and 24. Philadelphia, Temple University

Storify (i.e. tweets from the conference held at Temple University, October 23 and 24, 2017). Retrieved from

https://storify.com/wihopelab/the-second-realcollege

 

United States. GAO. Better Information Could Help Eligible College Students Access Federal Food Assistance Benefits  GAO-19-95: Published: Dec 21, 2018. Publicly Released: Jan 9, 2019.  

 

Twitter hashtags and handles

 

@CUFBA    College and University Food Bank Alliance  

@FeedingAmerica

@FeedingTampaBay

@hope4college  Hope Center for College

#CUFBA 

#endhunger

#FoodBank

#foodpantry

#HungerActionMonth

#RealCollege