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UMass Dining encourages different programs to prevent hunger in Amherst

A section of Auxiliary Enterprises uses events and cooperation with local organizations to fight hunger in the Amherst area.

People’s Market: arguably the best coffee on campus

The student-run co-op, left behind in the swatch of businesses now accepting Dining Dollars, still has plans to improve.

Dining Dollars deal expected to boost revenue for student businesses

Underclassmen are expected to choose more frequently to eat at Earthfoods Café, Greeno Sub Shop, Sweets ‘N More and Sylvan Snack Bar.

Letter: SGA to the Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, and Auxiliary Services

Two representatives of the SGA, Sïonan Barrett and Stefan Herlitz, supports the Student Businesses in their effort to negotiate with Auxiliary Services.

Student businesses should have the right to accept Dining Dollars as payment

Doug Hornstein of the Student Labor Action Project says that the exclusion of student-run businesses from Dining Dollars risks putting them out of business.

Student businesses petition for right to accept Dining Dollars

UMass Dining is in discussion with student representatives about possible payment changes.