Wang Symposium talks food security, sovereignty

JEFF DUNN News Editor dunnja@plu.edu Editor’s Note: As part of COMA 427, students are encouraged to write and submit articles of interest to the Mast in order to flex their journalism muscles. Last...

Norwegian Cooking Class connects with community

HEGE FATLAND Guest Writer fatlanha@plu.edu Close friends of Pacific Lutheran University’s Scandinavian Cultural Center will return to campus this October to share a bit of Norweigian cuisine with the PLU population. On Oct....

Food: An Important Part of Any Culture

EDDIE J. MCCOVEN Guest Writer Whether you will study away next term or have some extended travel time after graduation, make sure you prepare for “Food Culture Shock.” In a presentation Monday...

Fair food: “Palate Attraction”

JEFF DUNN Copy Editor They say that certain senses are stronger than others when it comes to memory. The fair will always be something I remember with taste. Fair food will always...

Easy-to-make dorm meals

BROOKE WOLFE Staff Writer & RHIANNON BERG Guest Writer PASTA SALAD: For a fast dinner or lunch this pasta salad is the perfect meal. What you need Cup Noodles Italian Salad Dressing Mixed Vegetables (I used broccoli, corn...

VIDEO REVIEW: Starbucks’ New Coconut Milk

MATTHEW SALZANO A&E Editor I find coconut milk, an option so widely-demanded by Starbuck-ians worldwide, a disappointment. I worked for Starbucks in Spokane, Wash., for two years (ending in September 2012). During...

The healthier side of college dining

by Genny Boots, News Writer Imagine the pop of a button, the squeeze of your old jeans, and the uncomfortable realization that you have gained a few pounds. The “freshman...

Favorite Thanksgiving recipes: Mast writers fill you in on what will fill you up

A NOTE FROM MATTHEW SALZANO, A&E EDITOR: This issue of The Mast serves for the week of Thanksgiving and is the second-to-last issue this academic year, landing right before...

Terran’s Take: off-campus dining

Terran Warden, A&E Columnist Food is an important aspect of a college student’s life — money is put on LuteCards just for dining, mealtimes are important when scheduling classes and...

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