Colleges & Universities http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Move over millennials: Here's what you need to know about Gen Z http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z <div class="field-byline"> By Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> The youngest generation is everything millennials aren’t. Here’s what they’re hungry for. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The youngest generation is everything millennials aren’t. Here’s what they’re hungry for. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/abcs-gen-z#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Private Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:52:00 +0000 64741 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock UMass helping local college go self-op, change dining program http://food-management.com/management/umass-helping-local-college-go-self-op-change-dining-program <div class="field-deck"> Well-known for being an innovator in college dining, the University of Massachusetts is working with Westfield State University to focus on creating a profitable, engaging community dining experience. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Well-known for being an innovator in college dining, the University of Massachusetts is working with Westfield State University to focus on creating a profitable, engaging community dining experience. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/umass-helping-local-college-go-self-op-change-dining-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/umass-helping-local-college-go-self-op-change-dining-program#comments Colleges & Universities Management Private Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:52:00 +0000 64711 at http://food-management.com <p>UMass is working as a consultant to help Westfield State take its dining program self-op and elevate the dining experience with more scratch-made items.&nbsp;</p> Westfield State/University of Massachusetts DIY wok bar a hot spot at Hendrix College http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-wok-bar-hot-spot-hendrix-college <div class="field-deck"> The cook-your-own stir-fry station makes customization, cooking practice and healthier eating fun. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The cook-your-own stir-fry station makes customization, cooking practice and healthier eating fun.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-wok-bar-hot-spot-hendrix-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/diy-wok-bar-hot-spot-hendrix-college#comments Colleges & Universities Fri, 12 Aug 2016 16:59:00 +0000 64591 at http://food-management.com <p>Students stir-fry their meal at Hendrix College.</p> Hendrix College Pizza “ATM” to debut at Xavier http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/pizza-atm-debut-xavier <div class="field-deck"> The automated unit will vend freshly baked gourmet pies round-the-clock. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The automated unit will vend freshly baked gourmet pies round-the-clock.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/pizza-atm-debut-xavier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/pizza-atm-debut-xavier#comments Colleges & Universities Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:52:00 +0000 64561 at http://food-management.com <p>Xavier&#39;s new Pizza ATM delivers medium sized pies with a variety of topping choices for $9.</p> The rise of the foodservice dietitian http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Begun </div> <div class="field-deck"> Once hiring clinical dietitians only, foodservice companies now see the value RDNs bring to all business sectors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Once hiring clinical dietitians only, foodservice companies now see the value RDNs bring to all business sectors.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/rise-foodservice-dietitian#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Management Mon, 08 Aug 2016 13:51:00 +0000 64541 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock The cafeteria is a research lab at Lebanon Valley College http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cafeteria-research-lab-lebanon-valley-college <div class="field-byline"> Gloria Dawson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Students and a philosophy teacher use the college’s dining program to conduct studies and help drive sustainability changes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Students and a philosophy teacher use the college’s dining program to conduct studies and help drive sustainability changes. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cafeteria-research-lab-lebanon-valley-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/cafeteria-research-lab-lebanon-valley-college#comments Colleges & Universities Private Fri, 05 Aug 2016 14:06:00 +0000 64511 at http://food-management.com <p>Bravo, Lebanon Valley College cafeteria&rsquo;s cook-to-order line.</p> Lebanon Valley College Take a tour of urban farm life at USC http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/take-tour-urban-farm-life-usc <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>A cutting-edge vertical aeroponic garden is nourishing the dining program at the University of Southern California (USC) with fresh produce for culinary creativity, all while using less land and less water. Executive Chef Eric Ernest, CEC, shows off the USC Teaching Garden and the food that it inspires.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/take-tour-urban-farm-life-usc#comments Colleges & Universities Design Private Mon, 01 Aug 2016 17:25:00 +0000 64381 at http://food-management.com Survey: Colleges failing to meet gluten-free needs of students http://food-management.com/news-trends/survey-colleges-failing-meet-gluten-free-needs-students <div class="field-deck"> A two-month survey of students with gluten-related disorders found a majority so dissatisfied they would not recommend their school to other celiac disease sufferers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A two-month survey of students with gluten-related disorders found a majority so dissatisfied they would not recommend their school to other celiac disease sufferers.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/survey-colleges-failing-meet-gluten-free-needs-students" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/survey-colleges-failing-meet-gluten-free-needs-students#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:43:00 +0000 64331 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Surviving a social media scandal: Lessons from the mac ‘n cheese meltdown at UConn http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/surviving-social-media-scandal-lessons-mac-n-cheese-meltdown-uconn <div class="field-deck"> Real talk at a NACUFS session about what really happened after a viral video pushed dining services into the spotlight—and a new set of rules that came from the ordeal. Plus, get the recipe for the infamous jalapeño-bacon mac ‘n cheese. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It just wouldn&rsquo;t go away. That was Director of Dining Services Dennis Pierce&rsquo;s sinking feeling, day after day, as UConn Dining remained the white-hot focus of YouTube views, tweets, retweets, Facebook posts, late-night monologues and relentless media attention in the days and weeks following a student&rsquo;s drunken confrontation with the dining staff over a dish of jalape&ntilde;o-bacon mac &lsquo;n cheese.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/surviving-social-media-scandal-lessons-mac-n-cheese-meltdown-uconn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/surviving-social-media-scandal-lessons-mac-n-cheese-meltdown-uconn#comments Colleges & Universities Management Private Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:52:00 +0000 64211 at http://food-management.com Photo: Tara Fitzpatrick Dining venue facilitates living and learning environment at Vanderbilt http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/dining-venue-facilitates-living-and-learning-environment-vanderbilt <div class="field-deck"> Over 650 upperclass students living in the school’s College Halls at Kissam community share two meals a day at the Market and Kitchen dining center. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Over 650 upperclass students living in the school’s College Halls at Kissam community share two meals a day at the Market and Kitchen dining center.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/dining-venue-facilitates-living-and-learning-environment-vanderbilt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/dining-venue-facilitates-living-and-learning-environment-vanderbilt#comments Colleges & Universities Private Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:25:00 +0000 64071 at http://food-management.com Vanderbilt University