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Stanford students map free meals for Bay Area schoolchildren

As COVID-19 has made its way across the Bay Area, many local schools have shut down to help prevent further spread of the virus. But these closures have created an accessibility challenge for many families that rely on the free meals that these schools continue to provide. The closures have left many of them wondering where, when and what meals are being served.

Now, a group of Stanford students who enrolled in the spring course Data Challenge Lab are using their data-science training to help.