Topic: Brown Dining Services

Dining Services raises wages for all student workers

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Dining Services raises wages for all student workers

November 9, 2018 0 comments

Following discussions between Brown Dining Services and the BuDS student management team, Dining Services raised student workers’ wages for all positions, wrote Director of Dining Services Peter Rossi in an email to The Herald.

Bosis ’19: The agency problem in student employment

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Bosis ’19: The agency problem in student employment

October 16, 2018 0 comments

There has been some serious blowback, to say the least, around Brown Dining Services stemming from the extreme overworking of students in supervising and management positions.

Multiple current and former BuDS supervisors who spoke with The Herald said they felt pressured to work extra hours.

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Students claim BuDS creates unfair working environment

October 12, 2018 0 comments

Due to alleged policy violations and understaffing, Brown Dining Services has reportedly created an unfair working environment that takes advantage of students, according to five current and former BuDS student employees.

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Foster ’19: Cooling towers won’t cut it

April 1, 2018 0 comments

The days are getting longer, and nor’easters notwithstanding, they’ll start getting warmer too.

Dining Services increases food prices, meal credit value

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Dining Services increases food prices, meal credit value

October 9, 2017 0 comments

This year, students handed over $3.00 for Blue Room iced coffee.

Dining Services gets heat for lack of AC in the Ratty

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Dining Services gets heat for lack of AC in the Ratty

September 13, 2017 0 comments

Richard Cabral has worked in Food Services at the Sharpe Refectory for the past 19 years.

Shakespeare on the Green theater performs “The Art of Dining” in the Sharpe Refectory.  Directed by Paul Martino ’17, the play tackles body dysmorphia, bulimia and other eating disorders with humor and sensitivity.

Arts & Culture

‘Art of Dining’ brings theater to Ratty

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Shakespeare on the Green theater troupe put on Tina Howe’s 1979 “The Art of Dining,” directed by Paul Martino ’17.

New year brings new changes to Sharpe Refectory

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New year brings new changes to Sharpe Refectory

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Students returning to campus this semester were met with an updated Sharpe Refectory after it underwent partial interior renovations over winter break.

Though Dining Services has not changed its enforcement of policies regarding theft, Jo’s has switched to using clear cups that thwart theft.

University News

BuDS trains workers for dining hall theft

November 16, 2016 0 comments

While food theft from campus dining halls is a persistent problem, different Brown Dining Services units approach training staffers to deal with stealing.

Columns

Liang ’19: Dining halls, food and cultural appropriation

October 31, 2016 0 comments

Last year, Oberlin College students cried foul at what they called the “rampant cultural appropriation” of their campus dining services.