Jason Song covers Roosevelt @ Santa Monica’s effort to fight hunger and homelessness on campus. Montoya decided that she wanted to get a degree in public policy and enrolled in Santa Monica College in 2013. After hearing about a program offered by the Roosevelt Institute to encourage student activism, Montoya began organizing a campaign to

Ned Resnikoff interviews Yvonne Montoya on her project to fight hunger on campus. She began reaching out to other colleges and universities in California, asking how many of them already mandated acceptance of food stamp benefits on their campuses. Out of the 16 schools she called, none of them had such a policy. When Montoya