The United States has seen the civil rights movement, women’s suffrage movement, and the environmental movement. All of these social revolutions have a prominent place in United States history. However, there is a new social action gaining more and more popularity known as the Clean Food Movement. The Clean Food Movement is driven by concerns … More The Clean Food Movement
We’re all familiar with the crash diets presented by the media and endorsed by overpaid celebrities. We’ve endured the painfully long commercials for The Atkin’s diet, Weightwatchers, and weight loss supplement pills, but a new trend is taking over health magazines around the nation, and it has to do with bacteria. Some diet enthusiasts and … More Kombucha: A Tasty Bacteria?
Fall 2011 – Miami University has won more NACUFS Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards—the ultimate professional tribute in college and university culinary arts—than any other university in North America. As a result, Miami prides itself in the facilities and food services available to the student and staff population. But to some students, Miami Dining still … More Vegan Food
Fall 2011 – Representatives from PETA2, the youth division of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, came to Miami University’s campus Oct. 12 and 13 to collect signatures from students for petitions that support getting healthier and vegan options in the dining halls on campus. According to PETA research released earlier this year, one … More PETA2 visits to encourage more vegan options in dining halls