March 10, 2016
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Celebrity Chef Jet Tila Cooks for Adelphi Students

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by Kevin Padilla’16
Prez Riordan and Jet Tila

President Christine M. Riordan and Celebrity Chef Jet Tila dish out gourmet fare to hungry students.

Adelphi students thronged the University Center cafeteria on Wednesday, March 9, 2016, to sample the cuisine prepared for them by celebrity chef Jet Tila, known for his appearances on the Food Network shows Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen and Iron Chef America. Tila came to Adelphi to kick off National Nutrition Month and show students how delicious balanced meals can be. 

On hand to help Tila serve the popular Asian-themed dishes were Adelphi President Christine M. Riordan and Timothy Burton, Adelphi’s senior vice president and treasurer. 

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Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

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