Partnering with a small business venture founded by a Clark graduate, the department now turns its waste fry oil into biofuel that heats an academic building.
02-25-2015 Ideas and Innovation
02-19-2015 Ideas and Innovation
The global food management firm says it will eliminate veal crates from the supply chain and switch to cage-free eggs.
02-16-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Currently, 15% of the district’s produce comes from farms in San Diego County, and the rest comes from farms throughout the state.
11-13-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Developing a comprehensive culinary and educational event around one local foundation of the food supply—the honeybee.
11-11-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Making sustainability a priority across all facets of a dining services program and becoming “widely recognized as a national model for a Green University.”
10-22-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Woodruff Dining Hall at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), in Atlanta, underwent a culinary renovation this fall. Dining at the hall, known affectionately as Woody’s, is now...
09-30-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Through a partnership with the national program Bicycle Benefits, campus bicycle riders at the University of Washington, in Seattle, can get 10% off their purchases at two campus foodservice...
09-25-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Oklahoma-based food producers are one of the highlights each month at Oklahoma State University, in Stillwater. Through the Made in Oklahoma program, Oklahoma vendors are invited to campus each month...
09-16-2014 Ideas and Innovation
The three-year-old facility, part of the St. Luke University Health Network, is getting as much as 80% of the produce its foodservice department uses from its own backyard.
The gig economy, also known as the shared or on-demand economy, leverages app-based technologies to match independent workers and customers.
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Students at Nickerson High School now have more entrees—and more seating options—to choose from during meal times.
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Foodservice directors use summer “break” to plan menus, secure funding and do work on their facilities—but there isn’t always work for their staff.
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