Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en 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 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 QR Codes at Syracuse Provide Menu, Nutritional Info http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/qr-codes-syracuse-provide-menu-nutritional-info <div class="field-deck"> The codes can be scanned by mobile devices for convenient and up-to-date data. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/college-power-players-syracuse">Syracuse University</a> has posted QR codes in its campus dining halls to enable students to get nutritional information about menu items quickly, especially as concerns food allergens, on their tablets and smartphones, <a href="http://www.qrcodepress.com/qr-codes-to-be-added-to-syracuse-university-dining-halls/8529692/" target="_blank">reports</a> the QR Code Press. The initiative is a collaboration between Syracuse Dining Services and the school&#39;s Student Association.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/qr-codes-syracuse-provide-menu-nutritional-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/qr-codes-syracuse-provide-menu-nutritional-info#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:08:00 +0000 45261 at http://food-management.com Duke Dining Venue Hosts ESPN Broadcast http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/duke-dining-venue-hosts-espn-broadcast <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“First Take” program sets up shop at school’s Penn Pavilion to preview a major hoops clash.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/duke-dining-venue-hosts-espn-broadcast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/duke-dining-venue-hosts-espn-broadcast#comments Colleges & Universities Private Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:32:00 +0000 45251 at http://food-management.com <p>ESPN&#39;s &quot;First Take&quot; hosts prepare for their Feb. 18th broadcast from Duke University&#39;s Penn Pavilion dining center.</p> Opinion: Respectfully, Mr. President, You’re Wrong http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/opinion-respectfully-mr-president-you-re-wrong <div class="field-deck"> Consultant John Cornyn writes an open letter response to Obama’s remarks about college dining programs serving “fancy food” and causing financial trouble for students. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Consultant John Cornyn writes an open letter response to Obama’s remarks about college dining programs serving “fancy food” and causing financial trouble for students. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/opinion-respectfully-mr-president-you-re-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/opinion-respectfully-mr-president-you-re-wrong#comments Colleges & Universities Wed, 18 Feb 2015 22:09:00 +0000 45141 at http://food-management.com <p>John Cornyn</p> FCSI Invasive Carp Could be on the Menu at Mizzou http://food-management.com/menu-trends/invasive-carp-could-be-menu-mizzou <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Can’t beat ‘em? Eat ‘em! Making “nuisance fish” like carp into delicious menu items raises awareness and could be a solution to a big ecological problem.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/invasive-carp-could-be-menu-mizzou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/invasive-carp-could-be-menu-mizzou#comments Colleges & Universities Menu Trends Private Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:44:00 +0000 45121 at http://food-management.com <p>TRASH TO TREASURE: At the University of Missouri, students sampled carp, a &quot;trash fish&quot; or &quot;nuisance fish&quot; that&#39;s clogging rivers and streams and heading for the Great Lakes. In this application, the fish is used in place of anchovies with Pasta Puttanesca.</p> University of Missouri Big Vegan on Campus http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/big-vegan-campus <div class="field-deck"> MIT Executive Chef Brian McCarthy has been eating vegan for decades and wants to share his expertise with those who cook for vegans in volume. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MIT Executive Chef Brian McCarthy has been eating vegan for decades and wants to share his expertise with those who cook for vegans in volume.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/big-vegan-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/big-vegan-campus#comments Colleges & Universities Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:54:00 +0000 45081 at http://food-management.com Social Networking App Connects to Yale Dining http://food-management.com/news-trends/social-networking-app-connects-yale-dining <div class="field-deck"> Huddlr will provide department with data on use of its dining outlets. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>An app developed by students that lets users to keep track of where their friends are has recently been connected to Yale University Dining Services to let them see where those friends are eating, <a href="http://yaledailynews.com/blog/2015/01/28/student-designed-app-to-give-dining-data" target="_blank">reports</a> the <em>Yale Daily News</em>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/social-networking-app-connects-yale-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/social-networking-app-connects-yale-dining#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:26:00 +0000 45041 at http://food-management.com