Tag: Chartwells

Senate Update: On-campus dining discussed

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Senate Update: On-campus dining discussed

The UNC Charlotte etudent Government Association (SGA) held their weekly student senate legislative meeting April 20. Guest Speaker Director of Auxiliary Services Ana Alvarez addressed the Senate, mostly regarding dining services since Jody Thompson, liaison to Chartwell’s, could not attend the meeting. Alvarez started off by explaining all aspects of auxiliary services which includes dining, the […]

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Saving lives one pint at a time

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Saving lives one pint at a time

UNC Charlotte held its annual 49ers4Life blood drive on Jan. 24.  This is the eighth year UNC Charlotte has partnered with the American Red Cross in saving lives all over the world. The goal was to receive 800 pints of blood at this year’s drive and thanks to the help of the 1,300 students that […]

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Senate Update: Chartwells liaison Jody Thompson gives updates on dining services, new orgs

| January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Senate Update: Chartwells liaison Jody Thompson gives updates on dining services, new orgs

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) held their second weekly student senate legislative meeting of the year Jan. 19. Guest Speaker Jody Thompson, the liaison for Chartwells spoke to the senate about current and upcoming changes to dining services. She spoke about the optional dining account incentive that gives students free meal swipes after […]

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South Village Dining Hall opens doors

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
South Village Dining Hall opens doors

After a long wait and a build-up of anticipation, South Village Crossing is finally open. One of the primary features of South Village Crossing is the new dining hall (being nicknamed “SoVi”) that will serve to retire RDH after its many years of feeding students. SoVi opened Jan. 6 as students began to return from […]

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Volunteers help to build UNC Charlotte community garden

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Volunteers help to build UNC Charlotte community garden

Photos by Ben Pepe. The UNC Charlotte Community Garden build day took place Sept. 26 behind Storrs hall and beside Robinson hall. The workday was held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., where volunteers helped transplant plants, spread mulch and dirt and placed plants in the elevated garden beds. Ideas for the garden stemmed from […]

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Community Garden project breaks ground

| September 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Community Garden project breaks ground

After spending a year and a half in the planning and proposal process, building for the Community Garden at UNC Charlotte will be begin Friday, Sept. 26. The UNC Charlotte Community Garden group, which contrived the idea for the garden, is led by seniors and Co-Presidents Jake Emerson and Kevin Rodengen. “The Community Garden Project […]

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Herban Legend becomes urban legend

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Herban Legend becomes urban legend

If you’ve ever seen a giant white and blue truck near Prospector or the Student Union with welcoming spirits and the aroma of international street food, you were probably near The Herban Legend Mobile Café. If you were a fan of their cuisine, you were not alone; however, Chef Brian Seeley, owner of the Charlotte-centered […]

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Budding partnership between Papa John’s and Chartwells expands catering options for 49er clubs and organizations

| January 22, 2014 | 1 Comment
Budding partnership between Papa John’s and Chartwells expands catering options for 49er clubs and organizations

With the spring semester underway UNC Charlotte’s dining service provider, Chartwells, has introduced Papa John’s as a new catering option for events and activities held on and off campus. The incorporation of Papa John’s has opened up an easier avenue through which clubs and organizations can now use school funding directly from their budgets to cater […]

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Everything you need to know and more about the campus bakery

| October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
Everything you need to know and more about the campus bakery

It turns out the Muffin Man doesn’t live on Drury Lane, but is instead among the student body of UNC Charlotte. Someone has to bake all the chocolate chip cookies for Crown Commons, rolls from Fiesty’s and bagels from Peet’s. That someone is Joseph Torcasso, UNC Charlotte’s own Muffin Man. Every morning at 5 a.m., […]

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RDH vs Crown

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
RDH vs Crown

What happens when you use your entire declining balance during your first two weeks? Well, it looks like you’re forced to swipe your 49er ID card at one of our campus’ dining halls. But after stuffing your face at Bojangles and Chick-fil-A for two weeks you’re probably asking yourself where exactly do you go to […]

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