Archives for "Food and dining"

Wednesday

October 21, 2015 5:10 pm

Seven dining lessons from seven years of ‘new’ Bates Commons

Seven dining lessons from seven years of ‘new’ Bates Commons

By opening the “new” Commons seven years ago, Bates leveraged traditional qualities of community, sustainability, and excellence in its dining operation.

Monday

October 5, 2015 3:10 pm

Purposeful Work Unplugged to present Dining Services’ Schwartz, Lacey

Purposeful Work Unplugged to present Dining Services’ Schwartz, Lacey

The two executives in charge of Bates College Dining Services share lessons from their lives and careers in a Purposeful Work Unplugged Q&A on Oct. 7.

Tuesday

June 24, 2014 12:32 pm

Video: Making bread while reducing waste is Dining Services’ recipe for sustainability

Video: Making bread while reducing waste is Dining Services’ recipe for sustainability

At home, they’re called leftovers. In the parlance of Bates Dining Services, they’re called “extras.” Either way, having food remaining…

Tuesday

May 13, 2014 2:42 pm

Video: Students dish out creativity in Iron Chef competition

Video: Students dish out creativity in Iron Chef competition

Seven students create dishes from their own recipes, with the “theme ingredient” being food available in Commons.

Wednesday

July 31, 2013 4:41 pm

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates Dining recently earned a third star for its sustainability rating from the Green Restaurant Association.

Thursday

July 25, 2013 2:33 pm

Dining, Conferences and Campus Events, Fall 2013

Over the summer the new Office of Dining, Conferences and Campus Events has implemented some exciting and innovative changes. Most…

Monday

May 7, 2012 3:24 pm

“College Night in Town” beckons students to downtown Lewiston and Auburn

“College Night in Town” beckons students to downtown Lewiston and Auburn

On Wednesday, May 9, Lewiston and Auburn college students will enjoy an evening of bargain-priced dining and entertainment in the…

Monday

March 12, 2012 4:08 pm

Senses swoon, cultures connect at the International Dinner

Senses swoon, cultures connect at the International Dinner

The annual International Dinner, which was held this year on March 3, is a feast for all the senses.

Monday

October 24, 2011 9:38 pm

UN Day menu at Bates kicks off Open to the World

Christine Schwartz, director of Bates College Dining Services, offers the menu for United Nations Day at the college. The special…

Monday

October 24, 2011 8:22 pm

Video: UN Day menu kicks off ‘Open to the World’ week

Video: UN Day menu kicks off ‘Open to the World’ week

Christine Schwartz, director of Bates College Dining Services, offers the menu for United Nations Day at the college. The special…