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Setting the example: reducing sugary drinks to embrace Menus of Change principle
We're eliminating sweetened sodas from the beverage stations in our All You Care to Eat dining rooms this year.
Gold Medal for Cornell Dining team at Chef Culinary Conference
A team of four Cornell Dining culinary staff brought home Gold from the Chef Culinary Conference at UMass Amherst.
Ramadan 2019 for those observing at Cornell
Ramadan Mubarak! Cornell Dining has resources available for those observing.
Happy Pi Day!
Be Irrational with Cornell Dining! We're celebrating Pi Day with great food and drink specials at many of our All You Care to Eat dining rooms and retail cafes.
Kick the Cup with our March Mug Club Challenge
Help your favorite Cornell Dining cafe win the Mug Club Challenge by using your reusable mug throughout March!

5 Days

Shabbat Dinner with friends
I don’t think we could have picked a better way to finish the 5 day challange than to have shabbat dinner at 104 West. Team kosher was well represented with our team Captain Paul Muscente, then Chef Nery, Murray LaLonde, and of course, myself(Harry Ashendorf). Team Vegetarian was represented with Richard Anderson joining us, as […]

The Reluctant Celebrity: Living with dietary restrictions or how I’m learning to embrace my inner Rock Star
Many individuals living with dietary restrictions don’t want to call attention to themselves. For me this was the hardest part of our challenge. My 5 day experience commenced with donning my Cornell Dining issued fluorescent yellow 5 Day Challenge t-shirt identifying me as a member of the Gluten Free-Dairy Free Team. We were instructed to […]

Friday lunch at 104West!
Friday lunches at 104West are known as the “man” (with a pardon from the ladies) lunch, it’s a festival of meat. All the other days of the week are typically dairy. So it would seem risky for someone from team vegetarian. Actually I found a Dr. Praeger’s vegetable burger with all the toppings including guacamole. […]

Day 5 Kosher Lunch
Had a great lunch at 104 west today Nice spicy Kosher Chili Hand cut Fries Kosher BBQ wings Kosher Dog . Salad Bar Of course great company , Chef Kevin came and greated us along with some Gluten free friends vegan friends  . This has been a great experiance for all  . Great team building  experiance between […]

Kosher Diet
It has been a challenging week. The breakfast and lunch options are very few if you are not eating at 104 west or Appel… I’m looking forward to my last kosher dinner and reporting my dining experience to our Dining Leadership.