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University of Missouri students now have the option of transferring some of their residential dining hall meal swipes to peers who are food insecure through a pilot program being conducted over the spring semester.

Mizzou pilot lets students donate meal swipes

A partnership between the school’s dining services and student pantry gives meal plan holders an easy way to transfer extra meals to food-insecure peers.

Food insecurity among college students has recently achieved some prominence as schools discover that not all their enrollees are living the stereotypical campus good life on mom and dad’s dime. According to a recent survey, nearly half of responding students indicated that they lacked reliable access to sufficient quantities of affordable, nutritious food in

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