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"#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
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
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
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
@CUFBA College and University Food Bank Alliance
@hope4college Hope Center for College
The Hillsborough Community College - Brandon campus. Food2Finish.
Partners include the HCC Foundation ; Feeding Tampa Bay; Suncoast Credit Union