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MIT Opens Atlas Service Center, Powered By CBORD

A recent article in MIT News reports on the opening of the Atlas Service Center, a new addition to the campus and a marvel of technological integration and architectural design. Many of the services offered are powered by leveraging data from CBORD® access and card systems in use at MIT for almost a decade. The

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Get Ready to Learn, Engage, and Network at UGC 2017

We are already excited about our User Group Conference at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ. Get ready to learn from your peers, discover new technologies, and build your professional network. Sessions have been submitted and nominations for Excellence Awards are open. Save the Date Grab your calendar and a pen. CBORD's

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Pro Tip: Use Mobile Intake to Re-Engineer Your Menus

Are your menu items really satisfying patients and meeting their expectations? That's a question that is easy to answer if you take a close look at the information gathered every time your staff uses Mobile Intake®. Most organizations use Mobile Intake to monitor patient nutrition and to reduce costs due to food waste. Here's another

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Planning for New Nutrition Labels

In May 2016 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced nutrition labels on all prepared and packaged food will get a make-over to be more transparent, more informative, and easier to understand. These new nutrition labels will be required nationwide on all prepared and packaged food by July 2018, but operations are already underway to

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ResCenter Q&A: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

On-campus living can be a rewarding experience, as well as a challenging one at times for both students and residence life directors. As members of the residential life community, we must strive to understand the many complexities of those living around us. We can best learn from one another in an atmosphere of positive encouragement

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CBORD in the News: Boston College Dining Getting Excited about GET

In a recent article1 in Food Management magazine, staff at Boston College explain the process of rolling out CBORD's GET® mobile app for grab-and-go ordering in BC Dining facilities. Lunch and dinner orders can be placed as much as six days in advance, and pickup times can be designated for as soon as 30 minutes

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Mater Hospital Brisbane’s Room Service Boosts Patient Nutrition and Reduces Plate Waste

Australia’s first hotel-style hospital room service in a public hospital has succeeded in reducing plate waste by 17 per cent, according to a recent press release from Mater Hospital Brisbane. Mater Private Hospital Brisbane piloted patient room service in 2013, employing CBORD's Nutrition Service Suite® for better management of special patient diets, more flexibility in

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Student Organizations Use Mobile Readers to Generate Actionable Data

Our January article about the increasing use of mobile attendance trackers to generate actionable data highlighted the ways technology can support the identity of a college or university. This month we want to focus on college students and their active participation in this endeavor. Having come of age during the Digital Era, millennials are acutely

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Attendance Tracking: Customizing the Campus Experience

As the spring semester begins and students return to classes across the country, a growing trend becoming the norm for college administrators is the effective use of data analytics in their operations. Making strategic operational decisions on a college campus is only possible after the collection of data gathered from students. A recent survey of

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March Madness: 5 Reasons to Be Excited about Student Advantage and GET

It's that time of year again: get ready to put on some face-paint, finalize tournament brackets, and show school spirit. Ladies and gentlemen, March Madness™ is here. Student Advantage® is now a part of GET™ and can give all campus card holders discounts on everything they need to follow their teams through the month-long tournament.

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