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Hendrix Named #3 for Best College Food

CONWAY, Ark. (January 27, 2015) – Hendrix College was named one of America’s top 25 schools for Best College Food by

Compiling the results of over 1.4 million student reviews on, the 2015 Cappies Award winners were determined across six categories. Hendrix placed 3rd in Best College Food.

“We are thrilled to once again be included in this list," said Dawn Hearne, director of Dining Services. “The student experience is a top priority, as we strive to provide them with delicious food and friendly faces."

“We are so proud of our Dining Services and their commitment to providing the very best food and service to our students,” said Jim Wiltgen, executive vice president for student affairs and dean of students. “They are such an important part of our community and their love for the students shines every day.”

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. This year, Hendrix was named the country’s #1 “Up and Coming” liberal arts college and #8 in the nation for “Best Undergraduate Teaching” by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the 2015 Fiske Guide to Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, and the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit