Portrait Photograph of Andrew Ruis

Andrew Ruis

Associate Director for Research

School of Education and the School of Medicine and Public Health | Wisconsin Center for Education Research

Hometown: Pacifica, California

Andrew Ruis is Associate Director for Research in the Epistemic Analytics lab at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research and a fellow in the Department of Medical History and Bioethics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is the author of “Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States,” as well as numerous articles on the history of food, nutrition, and health; learning analytics and digital humanities; and STEM and medical education.

Talks:

"Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States"

This talk explores the origins of the National School Lunch Program, the longest running children’s health and social welfare initiative in U.S. history.

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