Two students pictured in masks holding Daily Table baskets with grocery items.

MIT Students Explore Food Sustainability

December 17, 2021

As students approached the homestretch of the fall semester, many were focused on completing final projects and preparing for exams.

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Launchpad Vendors

CommonWealth Kitchen Launchpad Prepares for Takeoff in Student Center

August 18, 2021

New eateries join familiar options in W20 and house dining reopens with new culinary team members and Covid-prevention protocols.

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MIT Housing System and Division of Student Life Team Up to Support Local Eateries

March 17, 2021

Program defrays the cost of ordering from local restaurants for COVID-safe residence gatherings.

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MIT Funds to Support Campus Dining Workers Until May 22

March 23, 2020

MIT has announced it will provide funding for continued wages and benefits for contract Institute dining workers from two companies, Bon Appetit and Restaurant Associates. This funding supports more than 225 workers who were subject to layoffs.

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A message to graduate students from Suzy Nelson

A message to graduate students from Suzy Nelson

February 20, 2020

Dear MIT students,

I hope the start of the semester is going well for you. The Division of Student Life (DSL) is working on many priorities, and I’m writing to share some highlights and important policy updates.

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Undergraduates: Welcome to MIT

A message to undergraduates from Suzy Nelson

February 19, 2020

Dear MIT students,

I hope the start of the semester is going well for you. The Division of Student Life (DSL) is working on many priorities, and I’m writing to share some highlights and important policy updates.

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MIT Dining wins the New England Food Vision Prize

December 06, 2019

MIT Dining, in collaboration with the MIT Office of Sustainability, has been selected as one of six recipients of the 2019 Henry P. Kendall Foundation New England Food Vision Prize. Launched by the Henry P.

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6am Health food options inside the Fresh Fridge

New vending machines in Student Center and Building 16 expand fresh food options on campus

October 07, 2019

To expand the fresh, healthy meal choices on campus, MIT Dining last week rolled out a pilot of 6am Health’s Fresh Fridge vending machines in the Stratton Student Center’s 5th floor center lounge (W20) and in the vending-machine area at the first-floor intersection of Buildings 16 and 26.

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TechMart Grand Opening

TechMart at-cost grocery pilot opens in Rebecca’s Café on the second floor of Walker Memorial

September 24, 2018

When the Food Insecurity Solutions Working Group (FISWG) submitted their report in spring 2017 to Suzy Nelson, vice president and dean for student life, one recommendation stood out: open a low-cost grocery sto

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