High school launches deli to beat off-campus competition
House passes bill to delay overtime rules
College rolls out dining discount to spur meal plan participation
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The ins and outs of forming a purchasing collective
Turning contractor selection into a public process
Ensuring Food Safety
Food Pricing Database
3 sizzling how-tos from the SHFM conference
Concepting by numbers
Feed student creativity with DIY training videos
Health & Wellness
Operators Share Their Best
Steal This Idea
5 big regional menuing differences
Reinvention of mac and cheese
Quick-pickling tricks for in-season produce
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Creating Healthier Menus
Healthy Recipe Revamp
K-12 Census: Making the effort
2016 FSD Menu Survey
2015 LTC Census: The state of Senior Living
The Big Picture
Thomas Thaman: Creating a healthy oasis in a food desert
The new SNA president sounds off on what's getting in the way of nutrition
Dave Ondria: A leader who's true to his roots
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Beans for breakfast? Yes!
C&U crowd craves food with a kick
Boneless wings take flight
A look at how operators are implementing environmentally friendly programs
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.
March 10, 2014
Remineralizing the soil at Kennesaw State
The culinary and hospitality services division of Kennesaw State University has implemented a remineralization project that it claims has dramatically increased the levels of vitamins and minerals in...
Dec. 11, 2013
District cuts costs by reducing waste
One school district has found a way to make green by going green.
Nov. 29, 2013
Kennesaw State University Creates Sustainability Degree
Kennesaw has become the first U.S. university to offer a bachelor of science degree in culinary sustainability and hospitality. The program will begin this fall, with a goal of 150 students...
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