Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Menu Mix: The real regions of Mexico http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/menu-mix-real-regions-mexico <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Menu items at the Arizona Student Union and the Arizona Catering Co. take some twists and turns down the dusty roads of the Yucatan, the buzzing metropolis of Mexico City and the busy seaside towns of Oaxaca.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/menu-mix-real-regions-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/menu-mix-real-regions-mexico#comments Colleges & Universities Culinary Techniques Menu Trends Tue, 26 May 2015 16:06:00 +0000 47941 at http://food-management.com <p>COLORS OF MEXICO: Bright flavors and plates await just off the beaten path.</p> Thinkstock 2015 Loyal E. Horton Dining Award winners http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/2015-loyal-e-horton-dining-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>NACUFS recognizes some of the brightest achievements of the college dining community with its Loyal E. Horton Awards.</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/colleges-universities/2015-loyal-e-horton-dining-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/2015-loyal-e-horton-dining-award-winners#comments Colleges & Universities Private Mon, 25 May 2015 21:36:00 +0000 47901 at http://food-management.com Bottled water ban ineffective, counterproductive, says study http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> An examination of the ban at the University of Vermont finds counterproductive results. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The University of Vermont's bottled water ban a big fail, study charges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 18 May 2015 14:46:00 +0000 47861 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Global chef program at USC more than just a layover http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/global-chef-program-usc-more-just-layover <div class="field-deck"> The University of South Carolina’s new Global Café incorporates a semester-long visit from a chef and an international workforce. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The University of South Carolina’s new Global Café incorporates a semester-long visit from a chef and an international workforce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/global-chef-program-usc-more-just-layover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/global-chef-program-usc-more-just-layover#comments Colleges & Universities Menu Trends Private Tue, 12 May 2015 19:26:00 +0000 47771 at http://food-management.com <p>CHEF IN RESIDENCE: Sodexo&#39;s new program at USC brings chefs like Marcelo de Castro Alves from Brazil (center) to visit for a whole semester.</p> Hook up with a fisherman for sustainable salmon http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/hook-fisherman-sustainable-salmon <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When foodservice teams build relationships with eco-conscious fishermen, serving sustainable salmon becomes much easier. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/hook-fisherman-sustainable-salmon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/hook-fisherman-sustainable-salmon#comments Colleges & Universities Seafood Menu Trends Whats hot on campus Tue, 12 May 2015 14:08:00 +0000 47751 at http://food-management.com <p>FISH TO SCHOOLS: About three years ago, the Sitka School District (SSD), in Alaska, was one of the first districts in the state to get serious about serving local seafood. In a partnership with the National School Lunch Program and the local fishing community, SSD has been serving local salmon twice a week. The Sitka Conservation Society has developed<a href="http://www.sitkawild.org/a_guide_to_serving_local_fish_in_school_cafeterias" target="_blank"> a resource guide</a> for serving local fish in schools with information on procurement and processing, tips and even lesson plans that help connect salmon to the classroom.</p> Virginia basketball coaches compete in Coaches’ Cook Off http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/virginia-basketball-coaches-compete-coaches-cook <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Local chefs assist basketball coaches from Virginia Tech and the University of Richmond in a culinary battle benefit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/virginia-basketball-coaches-compete-coaches-cook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/virginia-basketball-coaches-compete-coaches-cook#comments Colleges & Universities Private Mon, 11 May 2015 14:45:00 +0000 47731 at http://food-management.com <p>FRIENDLY COMPETITION: Coach Buzz Williams takes a look at what the opposing team is cooking up.</p> UNC-Wilmington in the tank for sustainability http://food-management.com/news-trends/unc-wilmington-tank-sustainability <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> A 250-gallon aquaponic tank will grow herbs, veggies and even fish for campus dining—right in the middle of a dining hall! </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A 250-gallon aquaponic tank will grow herbs, veggies and even fish for campus dining—right in the middle of a dining hall!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/unc-wilmington-tank-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/unc-wilmington-tank-sustainability#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Tue, 05 May 2015 12:27:00 +0000 47621 at http://food-management.com <p>A 250-gallon aquaponics tank gets assembled in UNC-Wilmington&#39;s Wagoner Dining Hall.</p> UNC-Wilmington Take a tour of Arizona State University’s dining program http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/take-tour-arizona-state-university-s-dining-program <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>With 83,000 students, dining services must have a vast array of service points and styles to meet the needs and preferences of its student body.</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/colleges-universities/take-tour-arizona-state-university-s-dining-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/take-tour-arizona-state-university-s-dining-program#comments Colleges & Universities Galleries Menu Trends Whats hot on campus Private Mon, 04 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 47591 at http://food-management.com Johns Hopkins SGA: Eat No Chikin Here http://food-management.com/news-trends/johns-hopkins-sga-eat-no-chikin-here <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Student government body votes to oppose any move to add allegedly anti-gay chicken chain to campus dining mix. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Johns Hopkins University Student Government Association (SGA) has voted to demand that the university not consider opening a unit of the Chick-fil-A commercial restaurant chain on campus because comments made by CEO Dan Cathy opposing same-sex marriage constitute a &quot;micro aggression&quot; against LGBT members of the campus community, <a href="http://time.com/3834244/johns-hopkins-chick-fil-a" target="_blank">reports</a> time.com. There was no indication that the administration had been planning such a move in any case.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/johns-hopkins-sga-eat-no-chikin-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/johns-hopkins-sga-eat-no-chikin-here#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:58:00 +0000 47431 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Fordham Dining Aces Golf Promo http://food-management.com/news-trends/fordham-dining-aces-golf-promo <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Links-themed initiative boosted social media presence and sustainability awareness at the same time. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Fordham University and dining services provider Sodexo recently partnered with the school&#39;s Student Culinary Council (SCC) on a Go For Green promotion that supports sustainability and eco-awareness. Here&#39;s how it worked...</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/fordham-dining-aces-golf-promo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/fordham-dining-aces-golf-promo#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Sodexo News & Trends Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:01:00 +0000 47421 at http://food-management.com