News and Announcements!

Recent News
Have Express Meals? Use them at these seven locations. (02 Oct 2017)
Business Cafe to close early on Oct. 3 and 11 due to college events (26 Sep 2017)
Take a look at our newest dining center, Friley Windows (29 Aug 2017)
Due to blown transformer, several locations will be without air conditioning for much of the day (18 Jul 2017)
Hawthorn Closed July 26 and 27 for maintenance (18 Jul 2017)
Holiday hours on July 3, all locations closed July 4 (29 Jun 2017)
Union Drive Marketplace serving on disposable products this week due to dish room repairs (22 May 2017)
Apply now, have a job for fall! Hurry! Positions fill quickly. (17 May 2017)
Sunday Hours Changes (14 Apr 2017)
Sign up for culinary boot camp! (01 Feb 2017)
Apply now for spring employment! Make money, gain experience! (18 Nov 2016)
Choir group dining at Seasons and Conversations today for lunch (17 Nov 2016)
Join a focus group about nutrition, get a $25 gift card to the Book Store! Sign up today! (26 Oct 2016)
Learn more about proposed meal plan changes for 2017 (26 Oct 2016)
Learn more about Friley Windows, opening August 2017! (26 Oct 2016)
Business Cafe to close at 3 p.m. on Oct. 25 (18 Oct 2016)
Learn all about our homemade bakery creations! (08 Sep 2016)
Looking for a job? See what we have available! (02 Sep 2016)
Locations to close early on Friday for register maintenance (09 Aug 2016)
Hawthorn to be closed through Monday, Aug. 1 (30 Jul 2016)
Service Changes During Odyssey of the Mind (May 23-30) (13 May 2016)
Business Café closing at 2:00 p.m. April 28 (28 Apr 2016)
Business Café closing at 3:00 p.m. April 26 (26 Apr 2016)
Need a job? Work with us this summer! Now hiring! (12 Apr 2016)
Business Café closing at 2:00 p.m. April 8 (08 Apr 2016)
Take our Hawthorn Survey! (30 Mar 2016)
Graduating? Get tickets to the Cyclone Graduation Dinner for you and your family! (30 Mar 2016)
Vending area at the Hub closing at 8pm on March 23 (23 Mar 2016)
Storms Dining Adds Breakfast Service (21 Mar 2016)
Assistant food stores manager named supply chain "rising star" (02 Mar 2016)
Take our ISU Dining Cafes survey and help us serve you better! (02 Feb 2016)
Hawthorn Reopens (10 Jan 2016)
Ali named ISU Dining director (06 Jan 2016)
All ISU Dining locations closed through Jan. 3, 2016 (20 Dec 2015)
Meal Plan Change Period - Spring 2016 Meal Plans (07 Dec 2015)
FROOTS in State Gym Closed Until Further Notice (07 Dec 2015)
Bookends Café closing at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20 (19 Nov 2015)
Bookends Café closing at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 (12 Nov 2015)
Business Café closing at 2:00 p.m. Oct. 9 (09 Oct 2015)
Union Drive Marketplace adds deli bundles (09 Oct 2015)
Business Café closing at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 29 (29 Sep 2015)
Business Café closing at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 (24 Sep 2015)
Make Your Own Ice Cream Sundae (18 Sep 2015)
The Grill at UDM closed Thursday, Sept. 17 due to weather (17 Sep 2015)
Chester's Chicken in MU Food Court Closed Sept. 15 - Electrical Issue (15 Sep 2015)
Campus cafés up their recycling measures (via Inside Iowa State) (11 Sep 2015)
Simple Plate at UDM Closed for Lunch Sept. 10 - Water Leak (10 Sep 2015)
Business Café closing at 3 p.m. Sept. 3 (03 Sep 2015)
Need to step down your meal plan? Deadline Sept. 4! (28 Aug 2015)
Fall Changes Improve ISU Dining Experience (24 Aug 2015)
Limited lunch service at Memorial Union today due to damaged gas line (07 Aug 2015)
Seasons Employee Receives $5,000 Roasterie Scholarship (24 Jun 2015)
Coutyard Café Re-Opened After Repairs - 4/30 (30 Apr 2015)
Contenintal Breakfast at UDM on Weekends (03 Apr 2015)
ABE's Harvest Café closed April 2 in afternoon (02 Apr 2015)
Business Café Closing Early (5 p.m.) Feb. 18 (16 Feb 2015)
Valentine's Day Cookie Decorating in the Dining Centers! (08 Feb 2015)
ISU Dining's Assistant Director for Food Stores & Vending Named Patriotic Employer (via ESGR) (06 Feb 2015)
Introducing Simple Plate, UDM's New Venue! (29 Jan 2015)
Super Bowl Sunday at Conversations, Seasons and Storms! (27 Jan 2015)
Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. with some of his favorite foods on Jan. 19! (14 Jan 2015)
Decorate a Dance Marathon Cookie! UDM Jan. 12, Seasons Jan. 13, Convos Jan. 14 and Storms Jan. 15 (12 Jan 2015)
More testing centers and longer hours for finals week! (16 Dec 2014)
We're hiring for spring semester! (02 Dec 2014)
Dining centers open late Dec. 8, 9, 10 and 11 for Dead Week! (02 Dec 2014)
ISU Pastry Chef Wins People's Choice Award at Local Competition (20 Nov 2014)
Business Café Closing Early (2 p.m.) Oct. 2 (02 Oct 2014)
ABE's Harvest Café Closing Early (3:30 p.m.) Sept. 25 (25 Sep 2014)
Business Café Closing Early (4:30 p.m.) Sept. 23 (23 Sep 2014)
Bookends closed on Saturday, Sept. 20 (19 Sep 2014)
The students' chef: Executive chef returns to Iowa roots, oversees ISU Dining (via Iowa State Daily) (16 Sep 2014)
Labor Day Weekend 2014 Hours (29 Aug 2014)
Share a Coke – Coming to Campus Aug. 16 and 17 (13 Aug 2014)
New Drink Deals program replaces Beverage Club Card (11 Aug 2014)
UDM closed for summer beginning Aug. 4, Hawthorn closed Aug. 4-6 & Courtyard Closed Aug. 5 (30 Jul 2014)
Union Drive Marketplace to reopen for dinner June 17 (15 Jun 2014)
Courtyard Cafe Closing at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 12 (10 Jun 2014)
MU Food Court changes to buffet-style service May 27-June 1 to welcome Odyssey of the Mind (21 May 2014)
Courtyard Cafe to be Closed on Wednesday, May 21 (16 May 2014)
Seasons Open Early (6 a.m.) and Conversations Offers Quiet Study Area for Finals Week (02 May 2014)
Hawthorn, East Side and West Side opening late on April 20 (18 Apr 2014)
Business Café Closing Early (2 p.m.) April 22 (16 Apr 2014)
Raise Money for Your Organization! Work a Summer Conference. (15 Apr 2014)
Celebrate National Nutrition Month with ISU Dining! (06 Mar 2014)
Cyclone Life Blog: Cole's First Love at Iowa State (Convos!) (14 Feb 2014)
Learn more about heart heath from our dietitian (12 Feb 2014)
Celebrate Valentine's Day with ISU Dining! (11 Feb 2014)
Check out this #MealPlanForever blog by Cyclone Life (05 Feb 2014)
We're hiring for spring semester! Apply online today! (06 Jan 2014)
Join the Fro-Yo Face-Off! (09 Dec 2013)
Holiday Dinners at Dining Centers and Hawthorn (05 Dec 2013)
Thanksgiving Dinners - Nov. 20 & Thanksgiving Lunch - Nov. 21 (19 Nov 2013)
Global Cafe to Close Early on Tuesday, Oct. 1 (26 Sep 2013)
Global Cafe in Curtiss Hall's Harl Commons is now Open! (03 Sep 2013)
Share a Coke – Coming to Campus Aug. 16 and 17 (13 Aug 2013)
Share a Coke – Coming to Campus Aug. 16 and 17 (13 Aug 2013)
Courtyard Cafe Closed July 5 and July 8 (01 Jul 2013)
No Hawthorn Dinner Buffet Friday, May 10 (24 Apr 2013)
Hawthorn Now Offers Starbucks Strawberries & Creme and Vanilla Bean Frappucinos! (24 Apr 2013)
ISU Dining Announces Barista Competition Winner (19 Apr 2013)
ISU Dining Hours Changes due to Winter Storm (21 Feb 2013)
Coffee Brewer Up and Running at Caribou (18 Feb 2013)
South Side Market Open Additional Hour for Trial Period (10 Jan 2013)
Spring Meal Plan Change Dates and Deadlines (07 Jan 2013)
MU Market & Cafe Closed on Thursday, Dec. 20 due to Weather (19 Dec 2012)
Enter to Win an XBOX 360 4GB with Kinect! (03 Dec 2012)
Business Cafe to Close at 2 PM This Friday (26 Nov 2012)
Try the Coca-Cola Freestyle at the MU Market and Hawthorn! (19 Nov 2012)
Bookends Closing Early on Friday, Nov. 2 (29 Oct 2012)
Webfood Currently Unavailable at Clyde's (25 Oct 2012)
Celebrate Food Day with ISU Dining! (15 Oct 2012)
Last Day of the Grill is Oct. 18 (10 Oct 2012)
East Side Market, West Side Market Now Open Until 1 AM (09 Oct 2012)
Business Cafe Closing Early on Thursday, Oct. 11 (05 Oct 2012)
FROOTS Closed on Friday, Sept. 28 (25 Sep 2012)
East Side Market Closing at 10 p.m. Tonight due to Scheduled Electrical Outage (11 Sep 2012)
Student groups can sign up to be part of the Memorial Union Food Court's Fundraising Nights! (07 Sep 2012)
Conversations Debuts Sunday Night Dinner Service (04 Sep 2012)
ESM and WSM C-Stores Testing Late Night Hours Through September (30 Aug 2012)
Panda Express to be Closed for Remodel Beginning July 26 (19 Jul 2012)
Freddy Residents: Fill Out Our Survey and Enter to Win $50 ISU Dining Gift Card (26 Jun 2012)
Special Olympics, ISU Dining Team Up for Annual Evening of Food, Fundraising (21 Jun 2012)
What's cooler than a job with ISU Dining and Wells Blue Bunny? Apply today! (06 Jun 2012)
MU Food Court Goes All You Care to Eat May 23-27 (14 May 2012)
Business Cafe Closing at 3 pm Today (18 Apr 2012)
Share Your Opinion! Click here to take the dining centers' survey.! (27 Feb 2012)
Give us your opinion on the cafes and c-stores! Click here to take the ISU Dining Retail Survey. (27 Feb 2012)
Up-and-Coming Spanish Chef Demonstrates Award-Winning Culinary Skills for ISU Dining (21 Feb 2012)
Food Safety Workshops for Fruit and Vegetable Growers to be Offered Across Iowa (17 Feb 2012)
New Smoothie Store FROOTS® Opens in Renovated State Gym (25 Jan 2012)
Soy You Think You Can Cook? Enter this culinary competition and you could win $500! (23 Jan 2012)
Something Big is Brewing at Caribou! (20 Jan 2012)
Starbucks Tumbler Mania at Hawthorn This Thursday (30 Nov 2011)
Business Cafe Closing at 1:45 p.m. on Friday (29 Nov 2011)
Iowa State University Receives "One CBORD" Award for Strategic Technology Implementations (02 Nov 2011)
Farm to Fork Panel Discussion - Tuesday, Nov. 8, in the MU (01 Nov 2011)
Check out Admissions' Cyclone Life Blog by Cassidy about ISU Dining (20 Oct 2011)
UDCC Express Cart Closed Today (29 Sep 2011)
Business Cafe Closed Thursday, Sept. 29 (22 Sep 2011)
UDCC Express Cart Closed Today (21 Sep 2011)
Come to the Cupcake SmackDown Thursday, Sept. 22--Support United Way and Get a Cupcake! (19 Sep 2011)
Knapp Storms Dining Closed Thursday, September 15 (14 Sep 2011)
Gentle Doctor Cafe to Close at 1pm Monday, Aug. 29 (29 Aug 2011)
Hawthorn Market & Cafe is Now Open! (25 Aug 2011)
New at the Hub: Breakfast! (24 Aug 2011)
Hawthorn Market and Café to Reopen August 25th (03 Aug 2011)
ISU Dining Awarded NACUFS Gold for Special Olympics Event (02 Aug 2011)
ISU Dining Announces New Options for Residents of Wallace and Wilson Halls (14 Jul 2011)
Food Safety Workshop for Fruit and Vegetable Growers (08 Jun 2011)
Ames Flood Relief Donations Sent to Joplin, Mo. (25 May 2011)
Due to Register Maintenance, Only Cash Accepted at ISU Dining Locations on May 13 (13 May 2011)
ISU Dining Employee Selected Runner Up for Prestigious NACUFS Student Excellence Award (13 May 2011)
Hawthorn Market & Cafe Closing for the Summer for Renovations (27 Apr 2011)
Job Posting: We're looking for a student sustainability coordinator! (27 Apr 2011)
Celebrate Earth Day All Week! (15 Apr 2011)
Celebrate Mother's Day or Graduation (or both!) with Brunch in the Memorial Union on Sunday, May 8! (15 Apr 2011)
Local Food Round Table to be Offered April 19 at 7 pm (15 Apr 2011)
ISU Dining's Astarita Takes Home Silver at NACUFS Midwest Culinary Challenge (01 Apr 2011)
Check Out the Edible Book Festival at Parks Library on April 1! (25 Mar 2011)
Only Cash Accepted Today in Bookends Cafe and MU Market & Cafe (15 Mar 2011)
Conversations will be Closed Until 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1 - No Breakfast or Lunch will be Served (25 Feb 2011)
Courtyard Cafe Closing Early on Friday (23 Feb 2011)
Win a $20 gift card! It's trivia time! (14 Feb 2011)
Several Locations Open Later Due to Severe Weather - Dining Centers Open as Scheduled (02 Feb 2011)
Several Cafes to Close Early Due to Snow (01 Feb 2011)
Compete in the first "Soy You Think You Can Cook" Competition! (26 Jan 2011)
Conversations Currently Closed (14 Jan 2011)
Conversations Set to Reopen at 4 pm (14 Jan 2011)
Conversations and Seasons Open Early for Finals Week! (06 Dec 2010)
Student Position - Farm to ISU Grant Coordinator Needed! (13 Oct 2010)
ISU Dining to Celebrate Customers During Dining Days September 13-17 (09 Sep 2010)
Enjoy Berries from Nevada, Iowa! (26 Aug 2010)
Clyde's Closed From 11-11:45 a.m. Today! (23 Aug 2010)
Officials report water is safe for consumption (15 Aug 2010)
ISU Dining Services Continue as Scheduled (12 Aug 2010)
ISU Dining Service for Aug. 12 (11 Aug 2010)
Dining, Residence, and FP&M Receive Governor's Environmental Excellence Award (20 Jul 2010)
Clyde's Closed June 1st and 2nd (01 Jun 2010)
Courtyard Cafe Closing at 1 p.m. Today (29 Apr 2010)
Design Cafe Closed from Noon-1 on 4/22 in Honor of Lacina Memorial (20 Apr 2010)
Clyde's CLOSED TODAY Due to Equipment Malfunction (19 Apr 2010)
IRHA and ISU Dining Partner with Students to Raise Over $8,000 for Haiti Relief (16 Mar 2010)
Save a Cup, Save the Planet (and $0.35) (08 Mar 2010)
No Onlne or Phone Orders Can be Accepted at Clyde's Until Further Notice (04 Mar 2010)
Online Ordering Now Available at Clyde's! (17 Feb 2010)
Bookends to Close at 3 p.m. This Friday (16 Feb 2010)
Send a Valentine's Day Cy's Surprise! (29 Jan 2010)
Plan Your Wedding at the Bridal Fair in the MU Feb. 21! (25 Jan 2010)
JUST ANNOUNCED: Select Locations Close Early Due to Snow (25 Jan 2010)
Sunday Night Dinner Now Available at Union Drive Marketplace! (24 Jan 2010)
Business Café Now Open! (14 Jan 2010)
JUST ANNOUNCED: Design Cafe will be closed from noon to 1 p.m. today (11 Jan 2010)
Reduced Hours Jan. 7 Due to Weather (07 Jan 2010)
Holiday Party Planning Tips! (14 Dec 2009)
Dining in a Blizzard (10 Dec 2009)
Dining Services are Available While University is Closed (09 Dec 2009)
Slim-Fast Recall (08 Dec 2009)
Modified Dining Hours on Dec. 8 due to Weather (08 Dec 2009)
H1N1 Clinics 11 am- 2 pm Dec. 1, 2 and 3 in 136 UDCC (25 Nov 2009)
Take the Hawthorn Market & Cafe Survey! (18 Nov 2009)
Online Ordering Now Available at Design and East Side! (03 Nov 2009)
Courtyard Cafe Opening at 8:30 a.m. Today (20 Oct 2009)
Courtyard Cafe Closing Early Today (19 Oct 2009)
Homecoming Picnic--MOVED INSIDE! Check out the Envy Corps on Central Campus after dinner! (15 Oct 2009)
Business Café Closing for Renovation Nov. 19 (01 Oct 2009)
ISU Dining Days 2009: A Fresh Perspective! (14 Sep 2009)
Seasons Marketplace Serves Sunday Night Dinner! (24 Aug 2009)
New ISU Dining Website! (10 Aug 2009)