Tagged: dining halls

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is a celebration of the harvest, so food naturally takes center stage on this day.  Enjoy these menus of Thanksgiving Day feasts from years ago. Thanksgiving Day Menu for the Oliver Hotel, South Bend, Indiana, 11/29/1906   Football has long been associated with Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving Day Menu for the...

Ahoy, Cap’n!

Many parents deny their children sugary cereals on a daily basis.  Perhaps for this reason, the wide variety of cereal available in the dining halls has long been popular among the students, who are no longer under their parents’ watchful eyes.  In February 1983, a couple dozen students protested the...

Dinner is Served

The growing student population in the 1920s created demand for a new dining hall, a place where the entire student body could gather in one place on campus.  The result was the South Dining Hall in the space formerly occupied by the Notre Dame Farms on South Quad.  Planning for...