Food Insecurity on Campus

This article is the first in a series on food insecurity. Kris Lensmeyer, Chief Operating Officer of Fresh Ideas, examines the meaning of food insecurity, identifies common misconceptions about the condition on college campuses, and why it’s important to talk about food insecurity. What is food insecurity? Food insecurity refers to United States Department of…

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Dining Feature: Tucker Dining Hall at William Woods University

Tucker Dining Hall at William Woods University saw quite a few changes over the summer season. We sat down with Director of Dining Services Jim Utterback to discuss a few of those changes, the rest of the Tucker Dining leadership team, and what it takes to open Tucker Dining Hall for fall semester. Marcus Penn:…

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Leadership in Dining Services: Alanda Cantrell

Alanda Cantrell is the type of manager you want leading the way. She is the Director of Dining Services at Southwest Baptist University (SBU), and believes that inspiring her staff with positivity and encouragement are the keys to a successful dining hall experience.   “It all starts with a positive attitude. My mood and attitude can…

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Top Office Digs in CBT’s Top of the Town

We are thrilled our corporate headquarters won Top Office Digs from the Columbia Business Times during their 2017 Top of the Town awards presentation on Wednesday, June 28. Just how Top are our Office Digs? Ask Human Resources Manager Melissa Strother. “Our modern, non-traditional office digs make coming to work fun and easy! Seriously, how…

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