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Monica Jimenez is the editor of One Tufts and Tufts Magazine's Connect section and a writer at Tufts. Previously, she was a reporter for the Somerville Journal, the Arlington Advocate, and other Boston-area newspapers.
A century ago, a visionary Bostonian launched the nation's first nutrition center to help the most vulnerable members of society. Since then, the Frances Stern Nutrition Center has become a model for other clinics and a training ground for generations of dietitians devoted to the cause.