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Oct. 18, 2012
Campus Tour: University of Kansas, Lawrence
They say you can't go home again. Online Managing Editor Lindsey Ramsey decided to ignore the old adage and return to her alma mater to see what had changed in foodservice in the six years...
Oct. 1, 2012
Hydroponic Garden, Gonzaga University, Spokane, Wash.
An empty expanse of dining hall windows inspired dining services at Gonzaga University to install a hydroponic garden. Chuck Faulkinberry, resident district manager for Zag Dining by Sodexo at the...
Sept. 13, 2012
Union South, University of Wisconsin, Madison
When it came to creating concepts for the new Union South at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Carl Korz, assistant director for dining services for Wisconsin Unions, says his team wasn&rsquo...
Sept. 12, 2012
T-Dex Temporary Dining Facility, Colorado State University
To serve part of campus during a $10 million renovation of a campus dining center, the dining department at Colorado State University knew it needed a temporary facility that was going to entice and...
July 10, 2012
Spring Independent School District, Houston
Late last year FSD had the chance to visit Melanie Konarik, director of child nutrition for the Spring Independent School District in Houston. Spring ISD, the 2008 District of the Year award...
July 2, 2012
Summer Eats: FSD's Tastiest Tacos
Is there a more perfect food than the taco? From fish and shrimp-filled varities to Asian fusion versions, FSD presents these recipes as evidence that a taco-consuming summer is in your operation...
June 25, 2012
SODO Kitchen, Starbucks Headquarters, Seattle
Starbucks doesn't just want to wake up the world with caffeine. The company also has made a commitment to promote its socially responsible practices, a commitment that the foodservice...
May 3, 2012
The Studio, University of Kansas, Lawrence
April 26, 2012
Habanero's, University of California, Riverside
When Dining Services' Mexican concept at the University of California, Riverside, just wasn't delivering how the department wanted it to, Cheryl Garner, executive director of Dining...
April 17, 2012
Anatomy of a Food Truck, University of California, Riverside
What makes a successful food truck? FSD spoke to Gustavo Plascencia, general manager of safety, sustainability and projects for Dining Services at the University of California, Riverside, about his...
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