The ViewPoint

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Steven Hamling, reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Food, Top Stories

Northeast Community College’s dining halls are able to produce food for hungry students using a service known as Chartwells Higher Education. Chartwells Higher Education is a dining program  that offers a range of nutritious meal options for campus communities. Melissa Davis, Director of Dining Servi...

Why restaurants want you to order food on your phone

Why restaurants want you to order food on your phone

September 29, 2016


Filed under Business, Food, Technology

By Samantha Bomkamp Chicago Tribune (TNS) CHICAGO — Swipe, click, food. The ability to order food with the click of a few buttons on a smartphone is becoming widespread — even fast-food companies are getting in on the action. But the technology — which in some cases tracks a customer’s loca...

‘Star Wars’ soup is happening. Get ready for Darth Vader in a bowl

‘Star Wars’ soup is happening. Get ready for Darth Vader in a bowl

September 8, 2015


Filed under Business, Food

By Jenn Harris Los Angeles Times (TNS) Campbell’s is releasing limited-edition “Star Wars” chicken noodle soup and SpaghettiOs later this month. That means you can have a bowl of little Yodas, R2-D2s, Stormtroopers and Darth Vaders for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The soup cans feature picture...

Starbucks Not Liable In Coffee-Spill Case

Starbucks Not Liable In Coffee-Spill Case

June 30, 2015


Filed under Business, Food

By Josh Shaffer The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) (TNS) RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina jury ruled Monday that Starbucks was not negligent in a case in which a Raleigh police officer was severely burned when hot coffee spilled in his lap. Lt. Matt Kohr had sought damages of up to $750,000 fro...

Northeast Food Court Menu for April 21-25, 2014

Northeast Food Court Menu for April 21-25, 2014

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

April 18, 2014


Filed under Campus, Food

Your food choices for this week at the Northeast Community College Food Court: Monday, April 21 Breakfast Breakfast Potatoes Scrambled Egg Sausage Patty Oatmeal Broccoli and Cheddar Egg Scramble Lunch Roasted Herb Chicken All Beef Hot Dog Roma Vegetables Green Beans Paprika Red ...

Aquaponic Company Produces Organic Vegetables Year-Round

Aquaponic Company Produces Organic Vegetables Year-Round

April 17, 2014


Filed under Food, Outdoors

By Jeff Strickler Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (MCT) MINNEAPOLIS — The land of sky blue waters has become the land of bright green vegetables. The former Hamm’s brewery in St. Paul, built over artesian wells that led to the company’s iconic motto, has been repurposed as an aquaponic fac...

Northeast Food Court Menu for April 14-18, 2014

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

April 11, 2014


Filed under Campus, Food

Your food choices for this week at the Northeast Community College Food Court: Monday, April 14 Breakfast Breakfast Potatoes Scrambled Egg Country Ham Cream of Rice Breakfast Vegetable Fajita Lunch Braised Beef with Tomato Sauce All Beef Hot Dog Asian Blend Vegetables Western G...

Northeast Food Court Menu for April 7-11, 2014

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

April 4, 2014


Filed under Campus, Food

Your food choices for this week at the Northeast Community College Food Court: Monday, April 7 Breakfast Breakfast Potatoes Scrambled Egg Sausage Patty Oatmeal Cinnamon Applesauce Pancakes Lunch Orzo Pasta Seasoned Carrots Broccoli Cuts French Bread All Beef Hot Dog P...

Northeast Food Court Menu For March 24 – 28, 2014

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

March 23, 2014


Filed under Food

Your food choices for this week at the Northeast Community College Food Court: Monday, March 24 Breakfast Breakfast Potatoes Scrambled Egg Sausage Patty Oatmeal Broccoli and Cheddar Egg Scramble Lunch Roma Vegetables Green Beans Paprika Red Potatoes All Beef Hot Dog Potato Ch...

Microwave Jambalaya

Microwave Jambalaya

March 13, 2014


Filed under Food

For a quick dinner that is as delicious as it is easy, try this recipe for some microwave jambalaya! Ingredients Small can chopped tomatoes with garlic Serving of easy-cook rice 1 red pepper, seeded and chopped 2 chorizo or other spicy sausages, about 8oz, skinned and chunkily chopped 2 hand...

Northeast Food Court Menu For March 3 – 7, 2014

Northeast Food Court Menu For March 3 – 7, 2014

February 28, 2014


Filed under Food

Your food choices for this week at the Northeast Community College Food Court. Monday, March 3 Breakfast Breakfast Potatoes Country Ham Cream of Rice Bruschetta Scramble Lunch Thyme and Garlic Roasted Turkey Peas and Carrots Cauliflower, Broccoli, Carrots Poultry Dressing Stuffing Bee...

Gluten-Free Cocoa–Banana Mug Cake

Gluten-Free Cocoa–Banana Mug Cake

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

February 22, 2014


Filed under Food, Healthy Living

Have a sweet tooth, but tired of the everyday goodies? Need something fast and easy cooked in the microwave? This recipe is the answer to all of your problems! Try it in a dorm room near you. Makes 2 mug cakes INGREDIENTS 1 overripe banana 1/4 cup peanut butter (or any nut butter) 1 large egg 2...

No announcement available or all announcement expired.
The official student newspaper of Northeast Community College.
Food