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McClatchy-Tribune Information Services

Veggiecation program encourages students to eat their veggies

January 17, 2011

The Veggiecation Program was featured in this syndicated column that ran in 17 regional daily papers, such as The Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, CA) and The Star-Telegram (Fort Worth, TX).

WPIX Morning News

Healthy Holiday Side Dishes

December 23rd, 2010

Lisa Suriano joins the WPIX Morning News to discuss healthy holiday side dishes that kids will love!

(Mostly) Healthy Mom

Corn, My Hero... & More Kale Love

December 14, 2010

"What was even more impressive is that I had already put a clementine on his tray (a fave), and he opted for the kale instead!"


Family Goes Strong

The Veggiecation of Your Grandkid

November 4, 2010
“Veggiecation is a program for schools that links lessons in the classroom to experiences in the lunchroom. The idea is to introduce students to some tastier ways to enjoy vegetables, while providing some nutrition education.”

News 12 Brooklyn

Study: 40 percent of city kids are obese, overweight

September 6, 2010
Segment’s focus was on childhood obesity and featured an interview with Lisa Suriano during kids cooking demonstration at the Move About Myrtle event.

The Lunch Tray - kids and food, in school and out

An Innovative Curriculum Teaches Kids About Food

September 9, 2010

The New York Times

Veggiecation in a round up of Labor Day weekend events geared for children.

September 2, 2010

The Local

Veggiecation in a round up of local Brooklyn events.

August 31, 2010

Better DC School Food Blog

The Facts About School Food Service in Rome

August 9, 2010
Lisa Suriano details her interview with Paolo Agnostini, the Head Nutritionist for the Municipality of Rome and a key player in the transformation of their school food program.

Better DC School Food Blog

A Chef's Perspective on D.C.'s Pilot Food Programs

July 20, 2010
Lisa Suriano is asked to give her view of the two pilot programs D.C. school officials have announced to serve upgraded menus in the coming year.

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