Thursday, August 29, 2013

Health Services Food Trends Survey - THANK YOU for participating! (Prize winners' notification with-in the week)

A HUGE thank you and deep appreciation to each and everyone of the over 800 people who took their valuable time during finals to participate in the UMD Food Trend survey that I along with Health Services conducted at the end of spring semester. It is my capstone project as an Intern with UMD Health Services. 

The results are in, the data is being examined and the winners are being contacted.

Keep an eye out for an email within the next week for prize winning notification. Perhaps YOU are one of the lucky 16. 

Thank you again to all the community partners and their support and donations...
UMD DIning Services
Sarah's Table
Whole Foods Co-op
How Sweet it is Bakery
Duluth Grill

And thank you to Health Services for the honor and opportunity providing an amazing internship experience. 

Judy Breuer

Local Food, Gluten Free Options and Update on Nutrition and Allergen Information Availability

Check it out! Jean, our Dietitian, has been working hard to make this information available for everyone.  Check out the details below.   Thank you Jean!
Jean, UMD Dietition says... 
Want to know more about UMD food & nutrition? Nutrition and allergen information is now available at the Dining Center, Food Court & Northern Shores Coffee House! In the Food Court, look for signs posted near the Burger Hub, Daily Special, and Taste of Italia. At the Dining Center, signs are posted daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner entrees as well as the salad bar, sandwich bar. and soups. Information is available upon request at Northern Shores Coffee House, just ask your Batista!

Also, check out the website for more allergy-related information:
Interested in eating local? UMD Dining Services is using UMD Farm produce in all of its dining locations, look for signs stating "UMD Farm Fresh Vegetables."

Do you need to eat gluten-free? UMD offers a number of gluten-friendly options, including gluten free breads and buns at both the Dining Center & Food Court locations. Northern Shores Coffee House offers Udi's Gluten Free muffins and bagels, as well as Hope's Country Fresh Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Coming Soon! Nutrition & allergen information for UMD dining locations will be available online! Visit the Dining Services website at

Have Questions? Contact Jean Rodvold, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for Dining Services with any nutrition or allergen related questions: or 218-726-8345