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.
John Jay Dining Hall
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.
Student Worker Solidarity reported Wednesday that the hot temperatures in the kitchen of John Jay Dining Hall have been temporarily cooled.
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.
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.
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.
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