Stories about "Dining Services"
Friday, June 8, 2018 11:52 am
Whether it's the unlimited food or the great choices, Commons is the place to come together.
Thursday, April 26, 2018 10:39 am
A recycling competition among hundreds of U.S. and Canadian colleges sees Bates earn top-30 placings in two waste-reduction categories.
Thursday, December 21, 2017 10:34 am
With another food-fueled holiday season upon us, here are four dishes, both mains and sides, from the 2017 Harvest Meal.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:19 pm
Ibram Kendi explains the fundamentals of antiracism, Katie Burke '03
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 2:53 pm
The fate of Commons food just might lie on a small, crumpled napkin.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 5:10 pm
By opening the "new" Commons seven years ago, Bates leveraged traditional qualities of community, sustainability, and excellence in its dining operation.
Yearlong 'Bates Contemplates Food' initiative raised campus, community awareness of far-reaching issues
Monday, November 2, 2009 12:15 pm
Inspired by the 2008 opening of its new dining Commons and a $2.5 million gift from an anonymous donor supporting organic, natural and farm-fresh food, Bates College devoted the 2008-09 academic year to reflecting on issues, from environmental impacts to food justice, around what and how we choose to eat.
Friday, October 12, 2007 12:41 pm
Oct. 8 was a red-letter day at 280 College St., as the outdoor gas grill at the new student residence was fired up for the first time. Residence coordinators Jenn Linton '08 and Matt Lopez '08 hosted an inaugural cookout that had been delayed a couple weeks while shipping damage to the grill was fixed.
Friday, March 14, 2003 2:07 pm
Ken Bergeron, author of the award-winning cookbook "Professional Vegetarian Cooking," will visit for two days of vegan food preparation with students and Dining Services staff. We welcome media coverage of the event, which marks the 19th anniversary of the Great American Meatout, the world's largest diet education campaign, on March 20.