UW Dining encourages exploration, sustainability, and curiosity among students
April 12, 2016
In response to the UW Dining Program being ranked as the 14th best college
dining experience in the country, The Daily did an overview of the program.
Film screening highlights scope of food waste
April 14, 2016
To bring this issue of food waste to light, The Whole U, UW Recycling, and HFS hosted a screening of the award-winning documentary “Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story,” at the Alder Auditorium in conjunction with Earth Month.
New plans for Nutrition Sciences Program
March 28, 2016
In collaboration with HFS, the Nutritional Sciences Program is offering Nutrition 241: Culinary Nutrition Science, a new three-credit course designed for hands-on kitchen demonstrations of modern culinary techniques, taught in the Lander Hall kitchen.
UW Ranked Among 50 Best Dining Experiences
The UW ranked high (14th) in this dining survey that covered such areas as nutrition and wellness, sustainability, accessibility, nutrition and wellness.
HFS Dining Plan Prices To Increase by 5 Percent
The Daily ,
Feb. 25, 2016
Prices for dining plans from HFS on campus will increase by 5 percent beginning next fall quarter to accommodate increasing food prices and higher wages for student employees.
EVOLVE Celebrates Black Culture on Campus
Feb. 16, 2016
UW Dining's role in helping to celebrate Black History Month includes quotes from Campus Executive Chef Tracey MacRae.
Building Healthy Places
Jan. 19, 2016
The West Campus is included in a discussion of how to create a culture of walkability on a college campus.
UW To Rebuild North Campus Dorms, Increase Rent
The Daily ,
Feb. 2, 2106
The UW plans to demolish Haggett and McCarty Halls and replace them with new dormitories, which are projected to open by 2020.
UW To Demolish 2 Old Dorms, Build 5 New Ones
The Seattle Times,
Jan. 18, 2016
The University of Washington is preparing to rework student housing on the north end of campus, replacing two old dorms with five new ones.
University of Washington Receives Gold Sustainability Rating From STARS
Nov. 25, 2015
The UW is among the most sustainable schools in North America, according to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS). The HFS composting program is noted.