Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Jack and the beanstalk without the magic beans http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/jack-and-beanstalk-without-magic-beans <div class="field-byline"> Janice Cha </div> <div class="field-deck"> Vertical gardens at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh add visual green notes to the Blackhawk Commons servery, sustainable bragging rights to the campus—and edible greens to dining operations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Vertical gardens at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh add visual green notes to the Blackhawk Commons servery, sustainable bragging rights to the campus—and edible greens to dining operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/jack-and-beanstalk-without-magic-beans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/jack-and-beanstalk-without-magic-beans#comments Colleges & Universities Private Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:54:00 +0000 50941 at http://food-management.com <p>Three vertical towers at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh grow vegetables and herbs for use in dining services.</p> University of Wisconsin Oshkosh UMD to offer free beverages with use of reusable cup http://food-management.com/news-trends/umd-offer-free-beverages-use-reusable-cup <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Reusable FreeFills cups are being provided to all students with resident dining plans, totalling more than 8,000 in all.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/umd-offer-free-beverages-use-reusable-cup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/umd-offer-free-beverages-use-reusable-cup#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:06:00 +0000 50931 at http://food-management.com University of Maryland Tulane's new campus food truck for meal plan holders only http://food-management.com/news-trends/tulanes-new-campus-food-truck-meal-plan-holders-only <div class="field-deck"> Rouler will serve New Orleans comfort foods and take only meal plan and campus cash debit swipes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rouler will serve New Orleans comfort foods and take only meal plan and campus cash debit swipes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/tulanes-new-campus-food-truck-meal-plan-holders-only" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/tulanes-new-campus-food-truck-meal-plan-holders-only#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:52:00 +0000 50901 at http://food-management.com <p>T.J. Talabi, director of resident dining for Sodexo at Tulane, with some satisfied customers of the school&#39;s new Rouler food truck.</p> Photo: Sodexo/Tulane University Green Bay Packers, Delaware North create gastropub attraction http://food-management.com/menu-trends/green-bay-packers-delaware-north-create-gastropub-attraction <div class="field-byline"> Ron Ruggless </div> <div class="field-deck"> 1919 Kitchen & Tap debuts at Lambeau Field as NFL season gets underway </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>1919 Kitchen & Tap debuts at Lambeau Field as NFL season gets underway</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/green-bay-packers-delaware-north-create-gastropub-attraction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/green-bay-packers-delaware-north-create-gastropub-attraction#comments Colleges & Universities Menu Trends Private Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:13:00 +0000 50891 at http://food-management.com <p>Door at the entrance to 1919 Kitchen &amp; Tap.</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless 5 things: 75 best colleges for food and airport's new happy meals http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/5-things-75-best-colleges-food-and-airports-new-happy-meals <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Aug. 24. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Aug. 24. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/5-things-75-best-colleges-food-and-airports-new-happy-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/5-things-75-best-colleges-food-and-airports-new-happy-meals#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Private Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:15:00 +0000 50851 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock French Fry Heaven comes to ASU http://food-management.com/news-trends/french-fry-heaven-comes-asu <div class="field-deck"> School's potato heads can revel in menu that emphasizes fries and baked potatoes with dozens of topping and seasoning choices. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>School's potato heads can revel in menu that emphasizes fries and baked potatoes with dozens of topping and seasoning choices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/french-fry-heaven-comes-asu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/french-fry-heaven-comes-asu#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:47:00 +0000 50841 at http://food-management.com University of Akron outsources dining to Aramark http://food-management.com/news-trends/university-akron-outsources-dining-aramark <div class="field-deck"> Company will invest $7 million over next three years and add high-impact commercial brands like Steak 'n Shake and Chick-fil-A. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Company will invest $7 million over next three years and add high-impact commercial brands like Steak 'n Shake and Chick-fil-A.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/university-akron-outsources-dining-aramark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/university-akron-outsources-dining-aramark#comments Aramark Colleges & Universities Contractors News & Trends Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:14:00 +0000 50481 at http://food-management.com Best Customer Services Concept: SMART Lunch http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-services-concept-smart-lunch <div class="field-deck"> Dickinson (Texas) ISD </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dickinson (Texas) ISD </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-services-concept-smart-lunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-customer-services-concept-smart-lunch#comments Colleges & Universities FM Best Concepts Private Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:33:00 +0000 50421 at http://food-management.com <p>Kitchen staff mass assemble the meal containers. Long-term kitchen labor requirements have remained steady, with meals per labor hour inching up from 20 to 22 between 2014 and 2015.</p> Photo: Dickinson (Texas) High School Best of Show: University of California San Francisco Medical Center http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-show-university-california-san-francisco-medical-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The appeal of UCSFMC’s retail offerings is boosted by Smart Choice Smart U,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-show-university-california-san-francisco-medical-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-show-university-california-san-francisco-medical-center#comments Colleges & Universities FM Best Concepts Private Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:11:00 +0000 50391 at http://food-management.com <p>Pies on display at the pizza station at Shorenstein Caf&eacute;.</p> Elisabeth Fall/UCSF Best Concepts Best of Show Winner: UCSF Medical Center http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-concepts-best-show-winner-ucsf-medical-center <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>UCSFMC has deployed the most sophisticated and effective technologies and processes available to make its retail and patient dining programs cost-effective, efficient and customer-friendly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-concepts-best-show-winner-ucsf-medical-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-concepts-best-show-winner-ucsf-medical-center#comments Colleges & Universities FM Best Concepts Galleries Private Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:49:00 +0000 50381 at http://food-management.com