Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en University Makes Nation-first stride in Gluten-free Dining http://food-management.com/nutrition-special-diets/university-makes-nation-first-stride-gluten-free-dining <div class="field-deck"> The University of Chicago plays host to the country’s first gluten-free certified dining station. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The University of Chicago plays host to the country’s first gluten-free certified dining station.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/nutrition-special-diets/university-makes-nation-first-stride-gluten-free-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/nutrition-special-diets/university-makes-nation-first-stride-gluten-free-dining#comments Colleges & Universities Nutrition & Special Diets Private Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:39:00 +0000 45571 at http://food-management.com ISU AYCTE Station Makes Healthy Dining "Simple" http://food-management.com/news-trends/isu-aycte-station-makes-healthy-dining-simple <div class="field-deck"> The new Simple Plate outlet in the all-you-care-to-eat Union Drive Marketplace features minimally processed choices heavy on veggies and whole grains. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Iowa State University students looking for a one-stop-shop solution to the search for a healthy meal now have one with the opening this semester of the new Simple Plate station in the school&#39;s all-you-care-to-eat Union Drive Marketplace. The concept behind the station is to offer dishes that feature minimally processed ingredients with an emphasis on vegetables, whole grains and lean proteins.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/isu-aycte-station-makes-healthy-dining-simple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/isu-aycte-station-makes-healthy-dining-simple#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:06:00 +0000 45551 at http://food-management.com Notre Dame to Keep Dining Halls Open During Spring Break http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-keep-dining-halls-open-during-spring-break <div class="field-deck"> The move comes in response to complaints from students who remain on campus. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The University of Notre Dame will keep its dining halls open during spring break (March 7-15) for the first time in school history as a trial to determine if the policy change should become permanent, <a href="http://ndsmcobserver.com/2015/03/dining-halls-stay-open-spring-break" target="_blank">reports</a> the school&#39;s <em>Observer</em> campus paper. The initiative comes in response to complaints from students who stay on campus during fall and spring breaks and are forced to rely on their own money to obtain food.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-keep-dining-halls-open-during-spring-break" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-keep-dining-halls-open-during-spring-break#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:14:00 +0000 45471 at http://food-management.com New ‘Cue: BBQ Recipes http://food-management.com/menu-trends/new-cue-bbq-recipes <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Good barbecue concepts, while offering the tried-and-true, can really get things cooking with some new recipes.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/new-cue-bbq-recipes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/new-cue-bbq-recipes#comments Colleges & Universities Galleries Menu Trends Whats hot on campus Private Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:57:00 +0000 45381 at http://food-management.com 2015 Silver Plate Winners Announced http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/2015-silver-plate-winners-announced <div class="field-deck"> Four noncommercial operators join the Silver Plate elite. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>2015 Silver Plate Winners Announced</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/2015-silver-plate-winners-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/2015-silver-plate-winners-announced#comments Colleges & Universities Silver Plate Profiles Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:21:00 +0000 45361 at http://food-management.com Brown Launches Compost Pilot at One Site http://food-management.com/news-trends/brown-launches-compost-pilot-one-site <div class="field-deck"> Initiative is first step toward comprehensive program across all dining halls by January 2016. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Brown University has launched an 11-week composting pilot program at its Andrews Commons&nbsp; facility in preparation for introducing mandatory composting in every dining hall by January 2016, <a href="http://www.browndailyherald.com/2015/03/03/composting-pilot-begins-andrews-commons" target="_blank">reports</a> the <a href="http://www.browndailyherald.com/2015/03/03/composting-pilot-begins-andrews-commons">Brown Daily Herald</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/brown-launches-compost-pilot-one-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/brown-launches-compost-pilot-one-site#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:38:00 +0000 45341 at http://food-management.com Liberty University Students Enjoy NYC "Staycation" http://food-management.com/news-trends/liberty-university-students-enjoy-nyc-staycation <div class="field-deck"> Special event is part of a national Sodexo promotion to chase away those mid-winter blues... </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Students at <a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-power-players-liberty">Liberty University</a> made a virtual trip to the Big Apple on Feb. 26th, thanks to a New York City themed special &quot;staycation&quot; event in the school&#39;s Reber-Thomas Dining Hall, complete with a menu of iconic New York fare. The program is part of dining services provider Sodexo&rsquo;s Staycation national <a href="http://www.campusstaycation.com" target="_blank">promotion</a>, through which students can enter to win a trip to Orlando, Los Angeles or New York City.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/liberty-university-students-enjoy-nyc-staycation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/liberty-university-students-enjoy-nyc-staycation#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Sodexo News & Trends Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:19:00 +0000 45321 at http://food-management.com Cheese Celebration Melts Hearts at UT Austin http://food-management.com/chefs/cheese-celebration-melts-hearts-ut-austin <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Weeklong Fromage Fest brings cheesemaking and cheese tasting to dining venues. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Weeklong Fromage Fest brings cheesemaking and cheese tasting to dining venues. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/chefs/cheese-celebration-melts-hearts-ut-austin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/chefs/cheese-celebration-melts-hearts-ut-austin#comments Chefs Colleges & Universities Regional Whats hot on campus Private Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:11:00 +0000 45301 at http://food-management.com <p>Cheese, glorious cheese!</p> UT Austin UGA Tests Trayless http://food-management.com/news-trends/uga-tests-trayless <div class="field-deck"> Pilot program in Snelling designed to gauge waste/warewash impacts as well as student reaction. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>University of Georgia Dining Services is testing a trayless dining approach in its Snelling dining center, <a href="http://www.redandblack.com/uganews/food-services-tests-trayless-sustainability-initiative-in-snelling/article_31c972b6-bc7a-11e4-bb86-e3c0837d5d7b.html" target="_blank">reports</a> the school&#39;s Red and Black campus paper. The initiative is designed not just to promote sustainability but to save money by reducing food waste and ware washing costs.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/uga-tests-trayless" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/uga-tests-trayless#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:03:00 +0000 45281 at http://food-management.com Binghamton to Extend Sodexo Another Decade http://food-management.com/news-trends/binghamton-extend-sodexo-another-decade <div class="field-deck"> Company has been campus dining services provider for 30 years. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Sodexo is poised to extend its dining services contract with <a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-power-players-binghamtom">Binghamton University</a> for another decade, through June 2025,&nbsp; after being the only vendors to respond to a recent RFP, <a href="http://www.bupipedream.com/news/49033/sodexo-seals-deal-for-10-year-contract-with-bu" target="_blank">reports</a> the school&#39;s Pipe Dream campus paper. The company and its antecedents have managed campus dining at BU for 30 years.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/binghamton-extend-sodexo-another-decade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/binghamton-extend-sodexo-another-decade#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Sodexo News & Trends Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:56:00 +0000 45271 at http://food-management.com