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Triangle Universities Join Forces to Stop Hunger

Posted January 17, 2007 7:05 a.m. EST

— Students from North Carolina Central and Duke universities will team up Wednesday to combat hunger around the world.

A total of 650 volunteers plan to package more than 155,000 meals for the hunger relief agency, Stop Hunger Now.

Last year, Students at N.C. State packaged 154,000 meals during a similar event.

The Duke and N.C. Central volunteers will try to beat that record Wednesday.