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Ellen Barnidge

Ellen Barnidge

Ellen Barnidge is Interim Dean, Saint Louis University College for Public Health and Social Justice, and Associate Professor in the Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education. She is a community- engaged scholar partnering with grassroots community leaders and community-based organizations.

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Springfield Public Schools school meals

What if our leaders were hungry? | Opinion

By: and - June 16, 2022

It turns out, they are – they are just not leading yet. They are taking a bus to grade school instead of driving to the statehouse. In 2020, 6.1 million U.S. children (about the population of Missouri) lived in households where both adults and children struggled to keep food on the table. Since early 2020, […]