Lead for Change Blog
Union CommonsMay 26, 2023
The historic campus dining venue the University Club has been refreshed with a new, casual restaurant called Union Commons. Enjoy a variety of beverages, including Rooted Grounds coffee and espresso drinks, tea, and wine; bakery items; house-made soups; and toasted sandwiches.
Mr. ChipsMay 22, 2023
Mr. Chips is a convenience store on campus that offers a large variety of snacks and groceries. Students can use their dining dollars to purchase beverages, individually packaged snacks, sandwiches, coffee, toiletries, and pantry staples.
Fairtrade Increases Coffee Minimum Price As Farmers Face Mounting Economic and Climate PressuresMay 16, 2023
Fairtrade will raise its Minimum Price for coffee in an effort to strengthen protections for coffee farmers around the world amid the intensifying impacts of climate change and growing global economic volatility, for contracts signed as of 1 August 2023, increasing the baseline price by 19 percent and 29 percent for Fairtrade certified Robusta & […]
WID Acai and MoreMay 16, 2023
Acai and More located in Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID) Building featuring Acai bowls with three toppings. Available toppings include strawberries, bananas, blueberries, mango, coconut, granola, chocolate chips, peanut butter cups, peanut butter, chia seeds, almonds and whey protein. In addition, there are beverages, snacks and fresh fruit smoothies.
La Mesa Earth Day FestivalApril 20, 2023
Learn about fair trade and the Green Achiever Award, U.S. Dept. of Education Green Ribbon School at the St. Martin of Tours Academy booth this Saturday. Sample fair trade chocolate and enter the raffle for a fair trade soccer ball. Learn about the products that you can purchase at your work, school and home!
Fair Trade Finals Spring 2023April 14, 2023
Fair Trade Finals: Spring 2023 Sign-up by May 5th Looking to host a fair trade event before the semester ends? Sign up for Fair Trade Finals to receive a kit full of goodies to get you started! Finals kits are limited, so order quick to secure your kit! Donations from a few generous Fair Trade Certified™ brand […]