The Collegian

Shakeup to come in Union dining options

Shakeup to come in Union dining options

Brianna Schreurs

October 31, 2018


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Change is coming to the restaurant landscape in The Union Union. Sandwich Shack is moving out of The Union by the end of the semester, Students’ Association Sen. Amanda Husted said at the Oct. 29 SA meeting and will be replaced with a true balance station, similar to the one in Larson Commons.  “Less than 100 people go to Sandwich Shack a day,” she said. A true ...

Union Coffee will close after 2018-19 academic year

Union Coffee will close after 2018-19 academic year

Brianna Schreurs

October 23, 2018


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The rumors are true, Union Coffee won’t be in the Student Union next academic year. The new townhomes being built along the south side of Eighth Street will have a full-service Starbucks inside when the building is completed in fall 2019.  Because of this new contract, Union Coffee’s contrac...

SDSU students develop skills to grow local food

SDSU students develop skills to grow local food

Ariana Schumacher

October 19, 2018


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Students taking classes in the Department of Agronomy, Horticulture and Plant Science are learning that growing their own food requires getting a little dirty through an outdoor garden classroom called the Local Foods Education Center. The center is 1.2 acres of land located on Medary Avenue north o...

Sweet: Flyboy Donuts comes to campus

Sweet: Flyboy Donuts comes to campus

Hunter Dunteman

September 12, 2018


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South Dakota State students are in for a sweet treat: Flyboy Donuts is now being delivered every Thursday to locations across campus including Java City, Union Coffee and both C-stores. “I’m excited for Flyboy to be on campus,” said Austin Rhode, a freshman animal science major. “I’m looking...

From truck to table, campus reduces food waste

From truck to table, campus reduces food waste

Lauren Franken

April 18, 2018


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Jacks Dining has implemented programs like LeanPath and Green Thread to track and reduce food waste on campus. Dining Services teamed up with Aramark, a customer service food business, to monitor incoming food and outgoing waste to get a better idea of what they’re overproducing, and what they ma...

SDSU makes strides to promote e-waste recycling

SDSU makes strides to promote e-waste recycling

Emma Anderson

April 18, 2018


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Have you ever had an old TV, cell phone or computer you needed to throw out? This type of trash is known as e-waste. E-waste, short for electronic waste, is basically any trash that has an electronic component, sustainability specialist Jennifer McLaughlin said. This kind of waste is a part of everyb...