Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Notre Dame Begins Offering Halal Meals http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-begins-offering-halal-meals <div class="field-deck"> Move is part of initiative to make campus and student body more diverse. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/beyond-50-power-players-university-notre-dame" target="_blank">University of Notre Dame</a> has begun offering halal meal options in its South Dining Hall to accommodate observant Muslim students, <a href="http://ndsmcobserver.com/2015/01/south-dining-hall-begins-offering-halal-meat" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Observer</em> campus paper. The dishes use meats, primarily turkey and beef killed in the proper way that are sourced from primary vendor Gordon Food Service.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-begins-offering-halal-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/notre-dame-begins-offering-halal-meals#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:08:00 +0000 44751 at http://food-management.com "Honor System" After-hours Coffee Debuts at Dartmouth http://food-management.com/news-trends/honor-system-after-hours-coffee-debuts-dartmouth <div class="field-deck"> Students getting coffee at the Danforth Student Center will be trusted to make payment without monitoring. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Dartmouth College has introduced an after-hours &quot;honor system&quot; coffee dispenser in the center of it&#39;s Danforth University Center Servery and Cafe Bergson dining venue, <a href="http://www.studlife.com/news/campus-events/2015/01/26/duc-introduces-late-night-on-your-honor-coffee-option" target="_blank">reports</a> the<em> Student Life</em> campus paper. Open from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/honor-system-after-hours-coffee-debuts-dartmouth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/honor-system-after-hours-coffee-debuts-dartmouth#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:00:00 +0000 44731 at http://food-management.com Ashland U. Debuts Online Grocery http://food-management.com/news-trends/ashland-u-debuts-online-grocery <div class="field-deck"> Eagle Market Place offers full array of products, including fresh produce and meats, for pickup or delivery. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Ashland University is rolling out a new online grocery called <a href="http://eaglemarketplace.ashland.edu" target="_blank">The Eagle Market Place</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/ashland-u-debuts-online-grocery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/ashland-u-debuts-online-grocery#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:30:00 +0000 44711 at http://food-management.com <p>Fresh produce will be included in the array of grocery products available for online purchase to the Ashaland community.</p> GA Tech Opens Some Food Court Units for Dinner http://food-management.com/news-trends/ga-tech-opens-some-food-court-units-dinner <div class="field-deck"> Four of the retail venue's stations will now stay open until 7 p.m. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-power-players-georgia-tech" target="_blank">Georgia Tech</a> has opened its retail food court <a href="https://www.gatechdining.com/images/Dinner%20at%20the%20Court%20Poster%20landscape%20light%20blue_tcm251-45507.jpg" target="_blank">for dinner</a> beginning this spring semester, with two stations&mdash;Essential Eats and Simply Sustainable&mdash;accepting meal plan swipes.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/ga-tech-opens-some-food-court-units-dinner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/ga-tech-opens-some-food-court-units-dinner#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:45:00 +0000 44581 at http://food-management.com <p>Far East Fusion is one of six stations in GA Tech&#39;s food court that is now open until 7 p.m.</p> The Renovated Kimball Dining Hall at Holy Cross http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/renovated-kimball-dining-hall-holy-cross <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>A major renovation, the first in more than 20 years, has completely transformed the only all-you-care-to-eat dining hall on the campus of the College of the Holy Cross. Combined with a new unlimited meal plan for the school&rsquo;s 2,400+ resident students, the overhaul boosted traffic at Kimball Dining Hall by around 30 percent in the fall 2014 semester.<br /> </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/renovated-kimball-dining-hall-holy-cross" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/renovated-kimball-dining-hall-holy-cross#comments Colleges & Universities Galleries Renovation Thu, 22 Jan 2015 18:10:00 +0000 44571 at http://food-management.com U. of Nebraska to Add Late-night Option Next Fall http://food-management.com/news-trends/u-nebraska-add-late-night-option-next-fall <div class="field-deck"> Service will be available 9 p.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday at one location initially. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The University of Nebraska-Lincoln plans to introduce <a href="http://housing.unl.edu/dining-center/late-night" target="_blank">late-night dining</a> on campus next fall on a trial basis at one location initially. The service will be available Sundays through Thursdays from 9 p.m. to midnight at the Husker Hoagies venue, and may expand to other outlets depending on response. Students with unlimited 5- or 7-day meal plans can add a late-night option to their plans that entitles them to up to two late-night meals a week for $200 for the academic year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/u-nebraska-add-late-night-option-next-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/u-nebraska-add-late-night-option-next-fall#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:12:00 +0000 44521 at http://food-management.com <p>Late night dining for meal plan holders is slated to be introduced initially at UNL&#39;s Husker Hoagies venue.</p> Oklahoma State Concepts Honored for Being "Healthy" http://food-management.com/news-trends/oklahoma-state-concepts-honored-being-healthy <div class="field-deck"> Which Wich and the internally developed Hard Wok Grill receive Certified Healthy Restaurant designations from the Oklahoma State Dept. of Health. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Two dining outlets at Oklahoma State University have been awarded Certified Healthy Restaurant designations by the Oklahoma State Department of Health for providing healthy options and tobacco free environments for customers and employees. The certifications went to Which Wich, a unit of a commercial customized gourmet sandwich concept located in the Kerr-Drummond residence hall, and the Hard Wok Grill in the Adams Market dining facility.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/oklahoma-state-concepts-honored-being-healthy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/oklahoma-state-concepts-honored-being-healthy#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Whats hot on campus Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:19:00 +0000 44291 at http://food-management.com <p>Some of the more than 20 fresh veggie options students can choose for their stir fry at OSU&#39;s Hard Wok Grill.</p> Last Dining Hall Renovation Complete at Michigan State http://food-management.com/news-trends/last-dining-hall-renovation-complete-michigan-state <div class="field-deck"> The Edge at Akers completes the school’s long-term project to update residential dining on campus. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>They came, they saw, they ate.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/last-dining-hall-renovation-complete-michigan-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/last-dining-hall-renovation-complete-michigan-state#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:46:00 +0000 44261 at http://food-management.com <p>The Pit, serving meats from its smoker, as well as grilled items, was&nbsp; the most popular station at MSU&#39;s new Edge at Akers dining hall in the early going.</p> CIA/RA Partnership Merges Education with Onsite Market http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/ciara-partnership-merges-education-onsite-market <div class="field-deck"> New endeavor features state-of-the-art Student Commons with teaching areas, a fresh market, pop-up restaurants run by students and even a brewery at the Culinary Institute of America’s New York campus. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New endeavor features state-of-the-art Student Commons with teaching areas, a fresh market, pop-up restaurants run by students and even a brewery at the Culinary Institute of America’s New York campus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/ciara-partnership-merges-education-onsite-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/ciara-partnership-merges-education-onsite-market#comments Colleges & Universities Private Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:21:00 +0000 44241 at http://food-management.com New Texas Tech Quiznos to Be Staffed by Autism Center Clients http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-texas-tech-quiznos-be-staffed-autism-center-clients <div class="field-deck"> Located in the school's Burkhart Center for Autism Education & Research, it will be managed by Texas Tech Hospitality Services. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The new Quiznos unit in the Transition Academy building of the Burkhart Center for Autism Education &amp; Research on the Texas Tech University campus will be managed by the school&#39;s Hospitality Services Dept. but will be staffed almost entirely by Burkhart Center students, all of whom have disorders on the autism spectrum.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-texas-tech-quiznos-be-staffed-autism-center-clients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/new-texas-tech-quiznos-be-staffed-autism-center-clients#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:31:00 +0000 44151 at http://food-management.com <p>Texas Tech&#39;s Burkhart Center Transition building includes a mock apartment with a fully equipped kitchen to help autistic clients learn living skills and prepare for jobs.</p>