Tag: Hasbrouck

  • Candlelight Vigil for Precious Newkirk

    Candlelight Vigil for Precious Newkirk

    SUNY New Paltz community members gathered on March 12 at 5:30 p.m. outside of Hasbrouck Dining Hall to pay respects to Sodexo employee Precious Newkirk. Newkirk, 25, passed away on March 3, 2015 due to a car accident while traveling to work on Route 32. She was a well-known face to many within the SUNY…

  • Chew On This: Hit or Miss—Hasbrouck Dining Hall

    Chew On This: Hit or Miss—Hasbrouck Dining Hall

    On any given day on campus there are a few places to eat. You can eat at Jazzman’s, the Hawk’s Nest, the Hawk’s Street Station, or Hasbrouck Dining Hall. Of all of these places Hasbrouck is the only cafeteria-style location. Over the last four years, I have eaten there several times. However, Hasbrouck is not…

  • Cleaner Plates, Less Waste

    Cleaner Plates, Less Waste

    On Sunday evenings, employees at Backstage Café at Parker Theater are required to discard all food not sold over the weekend. When the café closes at 6 p.m., shelves are cleared and containers of premade salads, sandwiches and pastries all go in the trash. Food waste on campus happens daily. Although Hasbrouck Dining Hall is…