Poly Trolley wins big at NACUFS awards

Cal Poly Pomona’s food truck took first place at the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS) 2014 Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards.

POMONA, Calif.—“The quality of food for the price is great!” said sixth-year Mechanical Engineering student Brian Marion. “The patty melt is awesome.”

Cal Poly Pomona’s food truck, the Poly Trolley, has been awarded first place in the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS) 2014 Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards.

The Loyal E. Horton Dining Award was named after a founder and past president of the NACUFS. It is the ultimate professional tribute for college and university culinary arts, with over 550 institutions of higher education across the United States and Canada as members.

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