Students have been disappointed by subpar product availability and long lines waiting for drinks.
With options like Atherton Marketplace, the Lacy Business Building Cafe, ResCo dining hall, the nutrition cafe at the HRC, and Tripp’s Corner Cafe at Apartment Village, changes have been made to campus dining options this semester due to Butler’s change in dining service providers from Aramark to Bon Appetit.
While Starbucks, C-Club and Atherton Marketplace will be alcohol-free, ResCo will sell beer and wine options to students over 21.
Butler University students will have new meal plan options for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. Students not living in a residence hall on campus will have the option to purchase a voluntary meal plan.
Over the weekend of March 1-3, the words “white power” appeared on a whiteboard in the Atherton Union student lounge near the Efroymson Diversity Center.
Bon Appetit will be taking over dining services on May 13, which means changes for Aramark Corporation employees. Aramark employees will have an opportunity to apply for positions with Bon Appetit after passing a background screening.
Vice President for Student Affairs Frank Ross announced on Aug. 24 that several changes are coming to Butler’s dining services, including revamped hours, menus and a new service provider in the near future.
Opinion columnist Doug Roche III shares his ideas on what Atherton Union should offer in the upcoming school year.
Kimbrough has had some trials, such as becoming pregnant at nineteen and losing several family members, but she’s always kept her head up.
Students that are required to have meal plan are concerned with the quality of food they are consuming from Butler’s catering service, Aramark.