The cotton candy dish won for "best presentation" at Houston's annual Caesar salad competition. As the Houston Press reports, the candy was spun — with Parmesan cheese and black pepper — onto a cone made of romaine lettuce. Last year's event included Caesar salad cupcakes and Caesar sorbet.
Kojo chats with Freeman Hrabowski, the president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County, about the future of higher education - and what he's doing to steer African-American students into science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
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