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ORCA Digester at Rand

Sep. 14, 2015—Vanderbilt Campus Dining & Coca-Cola Bring ORCA Digester to Campus   Nashville, TN, September, 2015 – Organic food waste and overburdened landfills have long been an issue in food service, and developing “zero waste” initiatives is key to stopping landfilling organic waste. The Organic Refuse Conversion Alternative (ORCA) machine can be a significant component to...

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75 Best Colleges for Food – We’re #14!

Aug. 28, 2015—The Daily Meal has tracked down the 75 best colleges for food in America and Vanderbilt University comes in at #14. http://www.thedailymeal.com/best-colleges-food-america  

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Top 25 Colleges That Offer Unusually Good Food

May. 29, 2015—The following is my aggregated list of the top 25 colleges known for offering unusually good food in their different food services, dining rooms, cafeterias, coffee houses, etc.:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marjorie-hansen-shaevitz/best-colleges-and-college_b_7459828.html?utm_hp_ref=taste&ir=Taste

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Vanderbilt Among 50 Best Colleges for Food

May. 18, 2015—“Vanderbilt’s food is really above and beyond what you get at most college cafeterias. Most of the food is fresh, made in-house, and there is a huge amount of variety in the choices offered.” Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/us-colleges-with-the-best-food-2015-4?op=1#ixzz3aVQwqIbL

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SS RAND 2015 Photos

Mar. 23, 2015—See photos from our latest amazing event! https://www.flickr.com/photos/vandydining/

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Vandy Ever After photos

Feb. 9, 2015—Click for photos here

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National Philanthropy Day Awards Vanderbilt Students

Oct. 9, 2014—Vanderbilt students Will McCollum and Mac Muir were awarded the “Rising Star Youth Fundraising Volunteers” for their work with Vanderbilt Campus Dining and the Share-A-Side program. The National Philanthropy Day awards will be held November 5. Seen above is director, Camp Howard, filming a piece about working with Will and Mac to air at the...

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Vanderbilt #35 in Top 52 Colleges for Food

Aug. 27, 2014—Best colleges for food in America according to the Daily Meal.

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Vanderbilt Campus Dining among Nation’s Healthiest in College Dining

Aug. 20, 2014—Traditionally, the words “college dining hall” have conjured up images of limp cheese sandwiches, overcooked pasta, and mystery meat Mondays. However, many colleges have recently upped their dining game, serving up delicious, nutritious fare to their students. Below, we round up 11 universities whose on-campus eateries that prove healthy food can taste good. Story Here

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Vanderbilt Campus Dining #15 on 75 Best Colleges for Food

Aug. 14, 2014—College can be tough, and we mean really tough. With tests and book lists and what seem like endless assignments, college students today have a lot of stress to deal with. Sometimes all they need at the end of a long day is a good meal, but unfortunately, they can’t always get it. Let’s face...

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College and University Foodservice Innovators: Vanderbilt University

Jul. 9, 2014—See the story about Vanderbilt Campus Dining! http://fesmag.com/features/foodservice-issues/11866-vanderbilt-university  

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The Omelet Kings of Vanderbilt

Apr. 14, 2014—Check out our amazing omelet cooks at The Commons.

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Campus Dining Chefs win Bronze

Apr. 1, 2014—Catering Chef, Tom Allen won Bronze at the National Association of College & University Food Service (NACUFS) Regional Culinary Challenge on March 26. The Culinary Challenge recognizes outstanding food preparation and presentation skills in collegiate dining services. Sous Chefs Justin Eaton of Specialty Dining and Johnny Woods of McTyeire Language House won Bronze at the...

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Vanderbilt received an A on the Vegan Report Card from Peta2

Nov. 11, 2013—Vegan food is more popular than ever on college campuses. We surveyed thousands of colleges and universities across the country about how well they’re keeping up with the demand for vegan options. And the results are in! Vanderbilt University received an A! Read more: http://www.peta2.com/feature/vegan-college-ranking/#ixzz2kMyYCV54

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Campus Dining the Greenest Group on Campus!

Oct. 21, 2013—During the month of October, dozens of universities across the country participated in the 2013 Game Day Recycling Challenge. In 2012, 79 participating schools with 5.4 million collective fans diverted more than 1 million pounds of waste from landfills. For the fourth consecutive year, Vanderbilt participated in the Game Day Recycling Challenge Oct. 19 at the Commodores’ home...

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