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.
03-19-2014 Ideas and Innovation
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...
03-12-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Students at Lebanon Valley College, in Annville, Penn., are not wasting away—food waste that is.
03-10-2014 Ideas and Innovation
Two of Los Angeles-based Loyola Marymount University’s dining venues earned 3-Star Certification by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA) in December.
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...
12-11-2013 Ideas and Innovation
One school district has found a way to make green by going green.
11-29-2013 Ideas and Innovation
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...
11-11-2013 Ideas and Innovation
Sometime early in 2014 the rules governing the first major overhaul of U.S. food safety regulations in more than 70 years, known as the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will take effect.
10-09-2013 Ideas and Innovation
Main Street Grill offers menu items created with 100% locally sourced products.
10-07-2013 Ideas and Innovation
The Meatless Mondays campaign celebrated its 10th anniversary this year with a minimum of fanfare. But while the media largely ignored the milestone they certainly haven’t ignored the...
Obamacare has taken effect, but many institutions and contractors are still evaluating its impact.
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Shabazz Napier said he sometimes goes to bed “starving” because he can’t afford food, according to an April 8 Washington Post article. What do you think?
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UNC Healthcare’s two-year-old Restaurant Delivery program has made an encore performance at the recently acquired High Point Regional Hospital, in High Point, N.C.
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