| Source: Deseret News
The University of Utah has joined the Real Food Challenge, pledging to spend 20 percent of the school’s food budget on ‘real food’ over the next five years.
| Source: KFOX 14
NPR reports high room and board expenses leave students paying about $24 a day for food on the cheapest meal plan – twice what the government says an average American spends.
| Source: The Voice Kaleo
Sodexo announced it is increasing meal swipe prices by five-percent at one Hawaii university due to increases in electricity and other factors.
| Source: Springfield News-Sun
A teacher is faulting one school’s recycling system after his students discovered 26-percent of trashed items were actually recyclable.
| Source: 12 News
A cafeteria worker has been arrested and charged after video footage from the school cafeteria showed her striking a child multiple times.
| Source: The Franklin
Students at one Indiana college allege foodservice workers play favorites among students, giving some bigger portions than others.
| Source: yourvalleyvoice.com
One Texas college is running a pilot program, selling beer and wine at a number of home baseball games.
| Source: The Princeton Review
The Princeton Review has announced the Top 50 green colleges.
| Source: Daily Herald
Some parents and teachers say the free meal takes up class time and wastes food by serving students who don’t want or need it.
| Source: The Telegram
Memorial University officials say parents and students now perceive they are getting sub-standard service and quality on an ongoing basis.
Foodservice operators shared some tips during the National Restaurant Association show.
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The study, which was conducted at two Title I elementary schools in Virginia, showed that the overhaul of the National School Lunch Program is working and that school children are actually eating the healthier school lunches.
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Mary Arlinda Hill continually aims to improve both Jackson Public Schools and her community.
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