Tag Archives: cafeteria

CCNY Seeking New Vendor for the Cafeteria

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The Metropolitan Food Service Inc. is causing ruffles at City College once again. This time for reasons other than their poor food inspection grade or complaints on CCNY Secrets. Instead, CCNY is considering a change in food vendor and students are rallying behind the workers. The cafeteria has had a tumultuous relationship with the students […]

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Nutritious and Delicious

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Where to find healthy food on campus by Glendalee Diaz With summer less than two months away, many CCNY students are hitting the gym to get “beach body” ready. Though exercising is an important part of any good diet, it’s not the only way to shed those unwanted pounds. If you spend two hours every […]

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Cafeteria Price Hike–Really?

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Should the prices really be going up in the troubled NAC cafe? by Glendalee Diaz Besides struggling to pay for textbooks, transit fair and tuition, CCNY students find it hard to make healthy choices every day. Why? Because junk food costs less than the food being served in the NAC cafeteria. So the last thing […]

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Everybody’s Talking About the Cafeteria Mess!

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Closed? Open? Rodents? Flies? Students speak out By Joyce Li It’s been a crazy week for the NAC cafeteria. The health department shut it down on Monday, citing 62 violations. Then 24 hours later it was re-opened. No one is sure what’s going on, but most students aren’t surprised that the Department of Health took […]

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The Cafeteria Is Back!

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City Never Sleeps. Here’s what you need to know right now. What a Difference a Day Makes: The Cafeteria has reopened. The New York City Department of Health shut it down Monday citing 62 disgusting violations including rodents, flies and non-handwashing employees. But 24 hours later, the doors re-opened. Here’s the CCNY official response from our […]

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Our Cafeteria is Condemned

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City Never Sleeps. Here’s what you need to know right now. Where Not to Eat: Yesterday, the cafeteria in NAC was shut down for health violations. Seriously? Last year, the main eating establishment on campus received a C grade from the New York City Department of Health for 52 violations. But school officials formed a […]

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The Cafeteria Gets a Passing Grade

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After serious violations in the spring, our food service has been upgraded and improved this semester. by Tahira Rhame. Jessica Dann, a City College junior, says that the unsanitary conditions of the City College cafeteria made her sick–literally.  “I had eaten sushi from the cafeteria; it was the only thing I had eaten all day,” […]

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Civil Rights and Immigration 50 Years Later

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“There is no state in the 50 states that provides more services than New York — no city that provides […]

Sexual Assault on Campus — A National Crisis

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Screenings of The Hunting Ground and discussions at City College raise awareness by Enoye Uwa Rape has decreased over the […]

Lawmakers Propose Free MetroCards for CUNY Students

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Last Thursday, two New York City lawmakers proposed legislation that would be make CUNY students’ lives just a little bit easier. […]

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

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This year, Black History Month held special significance for my students in Brownsville. Black history – like that of all […]

Worker Appreciation: Cafeteria Workers On Campus

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As we all strive for a better future as bright-eyed college students, the shadows of the working poor trail us, […]

Thoughts on Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Video

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N708P-A45D0 Ted Cruz is in. Marco Rubio is in. Rand Paul is in. And now, finally, the first Democrat is […]