Category archives for: Colleges

Buffalo, NY: Meet Big Blue, UB’s first Food Truck


The 30-foot-long Big Blue food truck, the product of the University at Buffalo’s affiliated Campus Dining and Shops, will begin service at noon before the Bulls’ men’s football game against Duquesne, which kicks off at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in UB Stadium.

Baton Rouge, LA: Taco Churro’s Food Truck Expands LSU Dining Options

Photo by Emily Brauner
LSU's first on campus food truck, Taco Churro's, opened on Monday August 25, 2014 in front of the Journalism building.

The menu ranges from burrito bowls to breakfast options, and ingredients are made fresh everyday, according to Duncan.

Wocester, MA: Worcester Public Schools’ Nutritional Focus Transitions from Summer Food Truck to School Cafeteria


In Worcester, where 74 percent of public school children are eligible for free or reduced priced meals, there were 42 distribution sites (31 of them open and 11 requiring pre-registration), including the city’s main library in Salem Square and at branches. The food truck stopped at more than a dozen of those sites Monday through Saturday.

York, PA: Penn State York Fills Gap with Food Trucks

Penn State York freshmen Victoria Maliszewski and Emily Bodnar taste samples from Soul Burrito and Chick-fil-A during a food truck fair Wednesday. While the campus's dining area, the Lion's Den in the student center, is closed for renovations, Penn State York will host a different food truck every day of the school week to help feed students. (Chris Dunn — Daily Record/Sunday News)

Renovations will temporarily close the Lion’s Den dining area

Lombard, Il: Food Truck Fridays in September


Each food truck offers vegetarian options as well as gluten-free options (note: for those sensitive to gluten, food is prepared in equipment that is also used to prepare items containing gluten).

Greensboro, NC: Enjoy ‘Food Truck Hub’ near McIver Deck


The UNCG campus offers a lot of great places to have lunch – from Fountain View Restaurant in Moran Commons to the Food Court in the EUC. Now, there’s one more. And it’s outdoors.

Houston, TX: Changes in the UH Food Truck Scene

ood truck changes this year bring new options and bid goodbye to old favorites like Bernie’s Burger Bus.

New food trucks have been added by UH Dining Services and started serving students on the first day of school.

Lubbock, TX: Tech Unveils New Food Truck called StrEat


A new food truck is rolling out on the Texas Tech campus. After a year of research and planning, the food truck called “StrEat” was unveiled at a ribbon cutting Monday.

Kent, OH: Kent State University Rolls out food truck – Higher Education Roundup

Fork in the Road, Kent State University's new food truck, is drawing diners daily at various locations on campus. (Kent State University)

The idea for a food truck came from watching food trends and discussing campus dining options over the years, Rich Roldan, director of Kent State’s Dining Services, said in a news release. Food options on the northwest corner of campus are limited.

Tampa, FL: Wharton Hosts Successful First Food Truck Rally


Smoke rises along Bruce B. Downs (BBD) Blvd. in New Tampa from the Paul R. Wharton High parking lot.