Ark. (May 30, 2014) – Hendrix College Dining Services recently received four
Loyal E. Horton awards in the 2014 National Association of College and
University Food Services (NACUFS) competition.
Dining Services received the following
- Gold: Residential
Dining - Special Event
- Gold: Retail Sales -
- Silver: Residential
- Bronze: Catering -
Hendrix Dining Services staff is so valued by our community,” said Dean of
Students Jim Wiltgen. “While they provide outstanding food, it is the customer
service, and love for our students, that truly sets them apart. They make everyone who walks in through their
doors feel like royalty.”
theme days in the cafeteria create excitement and make dining at Hendrix even
more fun,” he said. “Students develop
such a strong relationship with our dining staff that they often invite dining
staff to their performances and sporting events. Even more amazing, the staff takes the time
to attend many of those events in support of our students.”
can’t think of a more deserving group to be recognized. My deepest congratulations to director Mike
Flory and the entire dining staff,” said Wiltgen.
More NACUFS Loyal E. Horton Awards information is available here.
Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in
engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year,
Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges
by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured
in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40
Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well
as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and
the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United
Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.