October Gold Medal Classroom

Guest Speaker: How I Would Change the World through Food

Guest Speaker: How I Would Change the World through Food

On its 80th anniversary, Kendall College’s president envisions a future in which everyone worldwide with a passion for food may pursue their dreams to cook professionally. By Emily Willia...

CAFE Update October 13, 2014

ANOTHER GREAT AWARD!!   Sysco Corporation and CAFÉ Partner to Unveil New Award for Foodservice Educators   Sysco Corporation, in conjunction with CAFÉ, announces its sponsorship of the new annual CAFÉ/Sysco Foodservice Educator of the Year Award launching in 2015. One secondary instructor and one postsecondary instructor will be honored. Read more

Health and Food

Health and Food

The Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education (CAFÉ) is proud to announce an inaugural “Health and Food” Symposium to be hosted by Tulane University in New Orleans. Uniting doctors and chefs in improving the nation’s health through the teaching of culinary medicine, is a goal for Tulane University’s medical school.   Read more


The 2014 CAFÉ Leadership Conference had 20 presenters in addition to roundtable discussions, an InfoFair, an opening night reception and plenty of networking opportunities! Below are  samples of some of the presentations.  And put June 18-20, 2015 on your calendar for next year’s Leadership Conference! Read more

Upcoming CAFE Events

October 17-19, 2014:  "Health and Food”  Symposium Hosted by Tulane University, New Orleans   February 20-22, 2015:  Postsecondary Deans and Directors Retreat Hosted: Kendall College, Chicago   June 18-20, 2015: 11th Annual CAFÉ Leadership Conference Hosted by Niagara Culinary Institute, Niagara Fall, NY      Read more


This coming June, CAFÉ, the Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education, will again present the 2015 CAFÉ Leadership Conference with an exciting program focusing on Best Practices in Education on Friday and Industry Outreach on Saturday.  This year the conference theme will be “Energizing our Classrooms,” and we are writing to invite you to submit a proposal for a workshop, lecture, or round table discussion for the Friday sessions on Best Practices in Education.  The Leadership Conference will take place June 18-20, in Niagara Falls, New York, and you can make a contribution by sharing something special you are doing in education. Read more

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