University launches tablets in dining halls
College to open crepe cafe on campus
University meal plans could be affected by soda tax
Overtime pay regulations—what’s next?
Northwestern University cooks up a customer-focuesd program
Strategies for smacking down stress
Ensuring Food Safety
Food Pricing Database
Decentralize social media duties
Get systematic feedback from all guests
Foodservice lessons from a year on the road
Health & Wellness
Operators Share Their Best
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Washington University explores American Indian cuisine
Zero-waste soups and stews
Savory yogurt is here to stay
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Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
2015 LTC Census: The state of Senior Living
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Leisa Bryant: Winning by learning
Lucretia Chancler: Helping feed a hometown in need
Thomas Thaman: Creating a healthy oasis in a food desert
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Going gluten free without the labor
Campus dining halls go gluten-free
Natural energy drinks on the rise
A look at how operators are implementing environmentally friendly programs
Sept. 16, 2014
Hospital turns yard into organic farm
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.
Sept. 1, 2014
Rewards for successful sustainability
Even the governor of the state of Virginia is impressed. Due to its continued commitment to sustainability and implementations of environmental initiatives, the dining services program at Virginia...
June 25, 2014
Four hundred sixty-one colleges and universities across the United States participated in the 14th annual RecycleMania tournament.
June 17, 2014
Duke Dining prohibits polystyrene
At the start of the spring semester, polystyrene foam was banned from all Duke University dining locations. Sustainability is a high priority at the Durham, N.C., campus—the university has been...
June 4, 2014
University of Maryland kicks off sustainable campus farm
In late April, the University of Maryland (UMD) dining services team, in College Park, launched the Terp Farm, the university’s new sustainable vegetable farm.
April 30, 2014
The secret is in the sauce at SUNY Cortland
This fall, the pizza and marinara sauce at the Cortland campus of The State University of New York (SUNY) may taste a bit more like home than usual.
April 10, 2014
Successful Sustainable Meal Plans
Gone are the days of all you care to eat at Mary Baldwin College, a Chartwells account in Staunton, Va. Students now can only purchase a Sustainable Meal Plan option.
March 19, 2014
University of Iowa Hospitals tackle waste issue
When a media report slamming the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for the amount of pre-consumer food waste it generates came out in late 2012, Food and Nutrition Services Director Joan...
March 12, 2014
Metz T.A.S.T.E. reduces waste
Students at Lebanon Valley College, in Annville, Penn., are not wasting away—food waste that is.
March 10, 2014
Loyola Marymount earns green certification
Two of Los Angeles-based Loyola Marymount University’s dining venues earned 3-Star Certification by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA) in December.
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