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Dining Services Looks Back on Aramark’s First Semester

Dining Services Looks Back on Aramark’s First Semester

December 8, 2016

At 10 p.m. on June 30, Sodexo ceased operations at Fordham University. By 7 a.m. the next morning on...

Inside the Dining Services Decision

Inside the Dining Services Decision

May 5, 2016

Following an academic year that included a petition against Sodexo, activism for the dining service provider’s workers and an ongoing Request for Proposals (RFP) proc...

Fordham Drops Sodexo for Aramark Food Service Provider

Fordham Drops Sodexo for Aramark Food Service Provider

April 20, 2016

Starting July 1, Aramark will replace Sodexo as dining service provider across the University. The em...

A Look Inside the RFP Process & Sodexo Controversies

A Look Inside the RFP Process & Sodexo Controversies

March 3, 2016

After cutting into his chicken on Feb. 24, a Fordham student decided to take a picture of his dinner...

Request for Proposals Puts Benefits and Wages at Risk

Request for Proposals Puts Benefits and Wages at Risk

February 24, 2016

For the past 30 years, the university’s 225 unionized Sodexo employees have fought for better wages, b...

Student Starts Petition Against Sodexo

Student Starts Petition Against Sodexo

December 11, 2015

On the night of Dec. 3, Jeremy Roberts, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) '19, started a Change.or...

Sodexo Hears Student Concerns Through USG Forum

Sodexo Hears Student Concerns Through USG Forum

October 22, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION News Co-Editor/Asst. Literary Co-Editor On Thursday, Oct. 15, Sodexo Food Services met with represent...

LC Expands Brand Dining Experience with BONMi

LC Expands Brand Dining Experience with BONMi

April 15, 2015

By ALEX MERRITT Staff Writer Published: March 15, 2015 The dining options available to faculty and s...

Bio Professor Talks GMO Implications

Bio Professor Talks GMO Implications

February 11, 2015

By: JUSTIN REBOLLO Assistant News Co-EditorPublished: February 9, 2015 Genetically modified organism...

Students React to Ram Cafe Changes

Students React to Ram Cafe Changes

January 28, 2015

By DYLAN PENZASports EditorPublished: January 28, 2015 On Monday, Jan. 12, Sodexo reopened a newl...

Improved  Food Service on Campus

Improved Food Service on Campus

October 23, 2014

By ELIZABETH LANDRYContributing WriterPublished: October 22, 2014 Despite the Princeton Review rating Fordham  the top five worst college food for 2013, halfway thr...

College Council Talks Freshmen Registration

October 23, 2014

By TYLER MARTINSEditor-in-ChiefPublished: October 22, 2014 The protocol for registration for incoming freshman students and Sodexo were discussed at the College Council meeting that took place on Thursday, Oct. 16 in the South Lounge at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC).  Rev. Robert R. Grimes, S.J., dean of FCLC, broug...