Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Renovated UMass Dining Commons Gets LEED Gold Certification http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification <div class="field-deck"> Accolade fits school's emphasis on health and sustainability. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The renovated Hampshire Dining Commons at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst has been awarded LEED Gold certification for energy efficiency and sustainability. It has also been recognized by a lighting designers&rsquo; group for the efficiency and design of its interior lighting.</p> <p>Built in 1966, Hampshire is a two-story, 46,000-sq.ft. concrete structure in the campus&rsquo;s Southwest residential area that underwent a two-year, $15.5 million renovation before reopening for the fall 2013 semester.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/renovated-umass-dining-commons-gets-leed-gold-certification#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:16:00 +0000 40161 at http://food-management.com Starbucks Mobile Trucks to Debut on Three Campuses This Fall http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall <div class="field-deck"> Initial rollout of four-wheel coffeehouses to be at Arizona State, James Madison and Coastal Carolina. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Starbucks plans to launch a pilot mobile truck service on three college campuses this fall, with a menu of drinks and food nearly identical to what customers would find in fixed location Starbucks stores. The initial locations will be at Arizona State University, James Madison University and Coastal Carolina University.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/starbucks-mobile-trucks-debut-three-campuses-fall#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors News & Trends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:07:00 +0000 40131 at http://food-management.com Hot Dog Concept JJ's Opens at FAU http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau <div class="field-deck"> Move is part of partnership with Florida Atlantic University dining services provider Chartwells. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Premium hot dog concept JJ&rsquo;s Red Hots is opening a unit at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton as part of a partnership with Chartwells Higher Education, a division of Compass Group North America, which manages campus dining at FAU.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/hot-dog-concept-jjs-opens-fau#comments Colleges & Universities Contractors Compass Group News & Trends Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:45:00 +0000 40101 at http://food-management.com Sandwich of the Month: The Juniper Grinder http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This is the first sandwich that comes to mind for Scott Pampuch when you say the word “sandwich.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/menu-trends/sandwich-month-juniper-grinder#comments Sandwiches - Wraps & Pizza Colleges & Universities Sandwich - Wraps & Pizza Menu Trends Sandwiches - Wraps Private Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:41:00 +0000 40081 at http://food-management.com Chef Matthia Accurso Demonstrates Lobster Cooking Techniques http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/chef-matthia-accurso-demonstrates-lobster-cooking-techniques <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Accurso likes to work with lobster, a local-food staple on the east coast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/chef-matthia-accurso-demonstrates-lobster-cooking-techniques" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/culinary-techniques/chef-matthia-accurso-demonstrates-lobster-cooking-techniques#comments Colleges & Universities Seafood Culinary Techniques Menu Trends Private Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:52:00 +0000 40071 at http://food-management.com Nearly a Quarter of Food Purchases at UC-Davis Are Sustainable http://food-management.com/news-trends/nearly-quarter-food-purchases-uc-davis-are-sustainable <div class="field-deck"> Number is 29% for the residential dining component and 23% for the entire dining program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Over the 2013/2014 fiscal year, 23% of all food purchases made by the University of California-Davis Dining Services were locally grown and/or sustainably produced. The school utilizes the criteria listed by the University of California within the Sustainable Practices Policy guidelines to determine percentages of sustainable food purchases made each year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/nearly-quarter-food-purchases-uc-davis-are-sustainable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/nearly-quarter-food-purchases-uc-davis-are-sustainable#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:07:00 +0000 40021 at http://food-management.com Food Watch: Chefs Divulge ‘TailGreat’ Snacks http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/food-watch-chefs-divulge-tailgreat-snacks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Great tailgate snacks can carry on local traditions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/food-watch-chefs-divulge-tailgreat-snacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/food-watch-chefs-divulge-tailgreat-snacks#comments Chefs Colleges & Universities Recreation Stadiums - Arenas Culinary Techniques Menu Trends Recipes Sweeten Your Revenue Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:01:00 +0000 39851 at http://food-management.com <p>Pork slider with wolfpack pig sauce</p> Texas Tech to Debut Food Truck http://food-management.com/news-trends/texas-tech-debut-food-truck <div class="field-deck"> Mobile eatery will have a menu that changes monthly and will also feature a series of specially designed pita tacos and Monte Cristo sandwiches. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Texas Tech University Hospitality Services has rolled out the new StrEat food truck, <a href="http://kfyo.com/texas-tech-adds-food-truck-to-campus-dining-options" target="_blank">reports</a> KFYO.com. There is already a branded StrEat location in the school&#39;s Student Union but the truck will have a menu that changes monthly and will also feature a series of specially designed pita tacos and Monte Cristo sandwiches. The truck will begin operating weekdays this fall at a variety of campus locations still to be determined.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://food-management.com/news-trends/texas-tech-debut-food-truck#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Whats hot on campus Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:44:00 +0000 39751 at http://food-management.com The Epic 100 Course Meal http://food-management.com/chefs/epic-100-course-meal <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>University of Minnesota District Executive Chef Scott Pampuch created an all-night, unstoppable feast of 100 small plates, each with a crazy unique flavor profile.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/chefs/epic-100-course-meal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/chefs/epic-100-course-meal#comments Chefs Colleges & Universities Regional Menu Trends Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:28:00 +0000 39631 at http://food-management.com A Garden Grows at NC State http://food-management.com/news-trends/garden-grows-nc-state <div class="field-deck"> Rooftop green space supplies nearby dining venues with fresh produce. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rooftop green space supplies nearby dining venues with fresh produce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/garden-grows-nc-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/garden-grows-nc-state#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Whats hot on campus Private Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:39:00 +0000 39621 at http://food-management.com