Tag: Sodexo

  • New Paltz, Nine Other SUNY Campuses Receive Code Red Health Violations

    New Paltz, Nine Other SUNY Campuses Receive Code Red Health Violations

    By Caitlin Marinaccio The dining facilities of the Student Union Building at SUNY New Paltz were slapped with two critical red violations following an inspection by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDH). Inspection records from Jan. 23 of this year read, “Potentially hazardous foods are not kept at or above 140 degrees Fahrenheit…

  • 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…

  • New Smartphone App Promises Speedy Food – But Does It Deliver?

    New Smartphone App Promises Speedy Food – But Does It Deliver?

    By: Jonathan Perry College students value their time, and Tapingo—at first glance—appears to be a miracle: ordering food via a smartphone app that allows for food to be customized, ordered and paid for in advance. The app also gives an estimated wait time for food to be prepared, which helps students plan ahead and save…

  • Food Waste By The Numbers

    Food Waste By The Numbers

    Next time your unfinished egg sandwich and untouched banana gets thrown out in the dining hall, it may get composted and end up enriching the soil in a local garden. But students rarely think about what happens to food they toss out. Efforts to change that are underway, and the awareness is beginning to yield…