The Vermont Cynic

Quarantine meal delivery, no Cyber Cafe and other ways on-campus dining will look different this year

Central Campus dining prepares for social distanced dining by removing many seating options Aug 14.

Kate Vanni, Summer Editor-in-Chief

August 14, 2020

The atmosphere of a traditional dining hall has become another casualty to COVID-19 as UVM shifts to make dining halls a safer environment for its students. UVM’s four dining halls were once full of students from as early as 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., with groups of friends catching up on each ot...

Dining staff cuts lead to lengthy lines

Long lines outside of Brennan's Pub from 2:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday are a result of staffing changes at Central Dining Hall. Central Dining is now closed at those times, but students can use meal swipes at Brennan's, the Marketplace and the Green Roof Deli.

Julianne Lesch, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Long lines outside of Brennan’s and a change in Central Dining Hall hours comes as a result of staffing issues. The change in hours was a result of Central Dining Hall not having enough staff, as workers were quitting after not getting breaks, Brennan’s employee Angel Parent said. “They lost a lo...

Skinny Pancake climbs the hill to a home on campus

Charlotte Fisher

October 23, 2015

UVM is providing students with another option to sink their teeth into. The Skinny Pancake opened last week, replacing Alice’s Café in the Living/Learning Complex and many students say they ap- prove. “I love the downtown location so I’m really excited that they’ve brought one to campus,” junior ...

University hosts food summit

Camilla Broccolo

October 23, 2015

UVM’s Real Food Challenge organization held its first-ever summit in the Davis Center Oct. 16-18. The Real Food Challenge is a student run initiative. The purpose is to change the sourcing of food on campuses nationwide. UVM’s goal is to get 20 percent “real food” by 2020. “Real food” is fo...

Students talk campus food

Students talk campus food

Jackie Flynn

December 9, 2014

Sodexo’s contract with UVM is set to expire June 2015. The University held an open forum Nov. 17 and is currently in a “competitive bid process,” according to UVM’s Division of Student Affairs website. “Well I think this is awesome,” senior Adrian Rousson said. “I’d rather eat road-kill...

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