John Jay Dining Hall

Thu, Mar 3, 2016, 4:05am
John Jay Dining Hall currently composts all of its leftover organic waste, as well as the paper napkins and compostable cups it uses. But all waste from Ferris Booth Commons—less than 0.1 miles away—ends up in the trash.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 4:51pm
Faces of Columbia is a series that helps you get to know the incredible and hardworking people here at Columbia University that assist in making our days a little brighter.
Fri, Oct 24, 2014, 2:15pm
In her weekly column, series blogger Rebecca Farley lends a platform to Columbia’s unheard voices. This week, she talks to the sign  that stands next to the peanut butter station in John Jay Dining Hall.
Thu, Aug 28, 2014, 10:42am
It is a universally accepted fact that all first-years are required to be on a meal plan because otherwise, Columbia Dining wouldn’t make any money. And supping together, just like cohabitation, is a fantastic way to bond with each other.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013, 11:26pm
The city Department of Health and Mental Hygiene gave John Jay Dining Hall and JJ’s Place an A grade in a report released Monday, but past inspections have identified more serious issues.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013, 2:00am
After student activists announced Wednesday night that temperatures in the John Jay Dining Hall had been lowered, the administration said they were moving forward with more reforms.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013, 3:15am
Student Worker Solidarity reported Wednesday that the hot temperatures in the kitchen of John Jay Dining Hall have been temporarily cooled.
Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 3:29am
On Tuesday, members of Student Worker Solidarity submitted a petition with over 1,100 signatures to Vicki Dunn, executive director of dining services, calling for the installation of more effective ventilation in the working areas of the dining hall.
Thu, Sep 12, 2013, 2:31am
Students were surprised to find the two deans eating at a table next to them, but they engaged in conversation about topics like student wellness, student space, and transitioning into college for first-years.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013, 12:07am
The table, reserved during evening meals Sunday through Thursday, is run by Columbia Dining and first-year representatives from the Columbia College Student Council and the Engineering Student Council.