USD Changemaker Hub Hosts Cooking Competition

Food for Life Competition highlights awareness of food related issues

The University of San Diego (USD) will continue its Food For Life Changemaker challenge tomorrow, Thursday, March 20th with the Changemaker Hub Chopped Cooking Competition. So far this year, the Changemaker Hub has hosted field trips and other creative events to raise awareness about food issues.

WHO: USD’s Changemaker Hub’s Food For Life Challenge

WHAT: Chopped Cooking Competition

WHERE: Student Life Pavilion, Plaza Mayor
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92101

WHEN: Thursday, March 20 from 12:15 p.m. until 2 p.m.

The event is free and open to the media. Free food and music will be available. Local organizations working on Food For Life issues will also be in attendance.

About the University of San Diego

The University of San Diego sets the standard for an engaged, contemporary Catholic university where innovative Changemakers confront humanity’s urgent challenges. With more than 8,000 students from 75 countries and 44 states, USD is the youngest independent institution on the U.S. News & World Report list of top 100 universities in the United States. USD’s eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. USD recently concluded our successful $317M Leading Change: The Campaign for USD, which represented the most ambitious fundraising effort in the history of the university. In September 2016, USD introduced Envisioning 2024, a strategic plan that capitalizes on the university’s recent progress and aligns new strategic goals with current strengths to help shape a vision for the future as the university looks ahead to its 75th anniversary in the year 2024.


Denise Ward
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