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July 28, 2014
Mock wedding makes real impact at Ashland University
Getting married? Ashland University, in Ohio, wanted to help engaged couples visualize what their wedding celebration could be like, and at the same time promote campus and local wedding services.
June 25, 2014
The Chipotle-ization of school lunch
Districts are allowing kids to customize their meals and adding upscale offerings to meet the demands of today’s student diners.
June 18, 2014
Homestead Village café sees growth after renovation
When Homestead Village decided to enlarge its main dining room, it took the opportunity to meld the desires of two cultures.
May 22, 2014
Meatless Mondays modification
Despite the fact that students drove implementation of the program, Meatless Mondays was less than successful at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.
May 13, 2014
UNT ’s all-vegan café sees continued growth
The greens are still mean at the all-vegan café, Mean Greens, at the University of North Texas, in Denton.
May 10, 2014
Friday nights rock at UNK
Students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) have a new reason to hang out on campus on Friday nights—and dining services has a new revenue source.
April 18, 2014
The University of Pittsburgh gives new meaning to "baggage fees"
Students at the University of Pittsburgh have bagged plastic bags, reducing usage by 80% in just one month.
April 10, 2014
UNC expands restaurant delivery to new hospital
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.
March 25, 2014
Making dough at Murray State
The dining services team at Murray State University, in Kentucky, wanted to create a better tasting pie, so the team decided the best way to accomplish this was by making its own dough in house.
March 10, 2014
Whoo Deli wows Rice students
Traditionally, Rice University, in Houston, has contracted out retail spaces to local restaurateurs. That includes an Asian restaurant, a Mediterranean grill and a convenience store, all operated by...
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