Are more cohesive, chef-guided meals and composed plates (as opposed to hodge-podge, small-plate, sampling setups, aka all-you-care-to-crowd-onto-your-plate or tray) the next phase in the evolution of the dining hall? Plus, Yale Dining’s new...
The concepts range from a vegan, grain and allergen-free stations to one that takes diners around the world in 21 days and one boasting the reportedly largest salad bar in town.
Student meal services for the Aspen School District in Colorado is managed by a former fine-dining chef who insists on fresh ingredients, sourced locally where possible, and fresh prep down to even the ketchup and the pizza dough.
The food served on campus at Hendrix College in Arkansas has earned high marks both from students and from professional peers at NACUFS, which most recently awarded the school three Gold Awards in the most recent Loyal Horton Awards competition.