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  •  When was he at UGA? (4+ / 0-)

    My impression is that they have stepped it up over the last few years. When a group of kids from my middle school went over for a field trip, they came back raving about the food. It was supposed to encourage them to begin thinking about college. Apparently we could have skipped the tour and the special library exhibits and just fed them lunch in the dining hall.

    •  Colleges step up their food at orientation (6+ / 0-)

      and when the high schoolers come to visit.

      My D -- starting her second year of college -- says it isn't like that all the time...to say the least.

      A weapon that is also a treasure is certain to be used.

      by wonderful world on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 05:59:28 AM PDT

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    •  Well, A. Walt is a picky eater and happens to (3+ / 0-)

      Love canned peaches.  But the food looked about as dreadful as possible to me.  B. god, it's been so many years...let's see, he graduated in 2000, so that would be the year he started college.  He did not leave because of the food.  He couldn't tolerate the rampant racism to which he had never been exposed prior to UG

      Cats are better than therapy, and I'm a therapist.

      by Smoh on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 06:08:41 AM PDT

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      •  Please say more about the racism. Probably (0+ / 0-)

        not here, but I will catch up with you at the PWB peeps
        daily diary?

        "The devil laughs when the poor give to the rich," Benvenuto Cellini, goldsmith, sculptor 1500-1571

        by bumbi on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 07:16:21 AM PDT

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