By Heather Eadie, Administrative Services
PULLMAN, WASH. – The Market in recently opened Global Scholars Hall is three times larger than other markets on the Washington State University Pullman campus and is open longer, later hours.
Photos by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services
PULLMAN, Wash. – Dining Services hosted the first of two Iron Chef Throwdowns Wednesday.
PULLMAN – Dining Services recently partnered with Cedar Grove Packaging of Seattle to serve faculty, staff and students on dinnerware and food containers that easily go from the table to the WSU compost facility.
The university has used compostable dishware for 10 years and silverware and cups for three years, said Shawn Hoch, associate director of culinary operations and executive chef at WSU Dining Services. But a recent cost comparison showed WSU could save about $4,000 with Cedar Grove, he said, and almost every item is cheaper through the company.
Eliminating hauling costs
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PULLMAN – Dining Services will host five Summer BBQs on the Glenn Terrell Mall this summer. The BBQs will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday May 26, June 9 & 23, and July 7 & 21.
Dining Services will offer Meal Deals that include soda or water, a bag of chips, and a large cookie. The Hamburger or Cheeseburger meal is $5.75, the German Longhorn Sausage or Hotdog meal is $4.50, and the Garden Burger meal is $6.00. Customers can also purchase any of the entrees, sides, … » More …
PULLMAN – Dining Services and the WSU Wellbeing program are partnering to bring WSU students the “Find Your Balance Challenge.” The challenge is devoted to inspiring the combination of healthy eating habits and exercising to improve physical wellbeing.
The challenge will take place during the month of March. March is National Nutrition Month®, a nutrition and information campaign sponsored by the American Dietetic Association. For full details on the Find Your Balance Challenge and information on National Nutrition Month visit: wellbeing.wsu.edu or dining.wsu.edu.
Here is how the Find Your Balance Challenge works:
– Eat 10 … » More …