JWU News

Event: Baking Trends Forum with Anson Mills’ Glenn Roberts & More

10/26/15 | On Thursday, November 12, Johnson & Wales University’s Charlotte Campus will host baking superstars for a panel discussion on the next big trends in baking and milling.

Glenn Roberts, founder of Anson Mills; Jennifer Lapidus, founder of Carolina Ground; and Lionel Vatinet, master baker and owner of La Farm Bakery, will weigh in on how the rediscovery of ancient grains is having a major impact on the industry.

Topics: Culinary Arts Baking & Pastry Arts Charlotte

Julissa Arce Discusses Immigration, Citizenship & Opportunity

10/20/15 | The BRIDGE Center

At the age of 27, Julissa Arce was “living the American Dream,” she told JWU students during her visit to the Providence campus on October 19 for the kick off event of the sixth annual JWU Goes Global week. 

Topics: Providence

Get Ready for 2015 Career Fair Season

10/15/15 | Career Services

Recruiting and Career Fair season has begun at JWU, and the university’s Experiential Education & Career Services (EE&CS) teams want to make sure students are ready to network with leading employers.

More than 1,500 employers visit JWU campuses each year, including career fairs and events geared to specific majors.

Topics: Careers Providence

‘The Glass Castle’ Author Jeannette Walls Speaks at JWU


Arts & Sciences 

Author and former journalist Jeannette Walls visited JWU’s Providence campus last week to kick off the College of Arts & Sciences 2015-16 Cultural Life Series. Walls spoke to a packed Schneider Auditorium and received a standing ovation from the audience.

Topics: Providence Cultural Life Series Arts & Sciences

JWU Launches ‘Changing the Way the World Eats’ Initiative

10/6/15 Culinary Arts, Nutrition + Sustainability

JWU’s College of Culinary Arts has launched “Changing the Way the World Eats,” a new public awareness effort to encourage healthy eating — as well as to emphasize its influence on the world’s food decisions, industry choices, and overall health and well-being.

Topics: Culinary Arts Providence

Cultural Life Series Brings ‘Glass Castle’ Author Walls, Animal Behaviorist Grandin & More to JWU

10/1/15 | Arts & Sciences

Memoirist and former MSNBC gossip columnist Jeannette Walls, animal behaviorist Temple Grandin and documentary film producer Sut Jhally will all be speaking at JWU as part of the university’s 2015-16 Cultural Life Series, sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences.

Topics: Providence Cultural Life Series Arts & Sciences

Julissa Arce to Kick Off JWU Goes Global

10/1/15 | The BRIDGE Center

JWU Goes Global, now in its sixth year, is a week-long series of events that will give students, staff and faculty on the Providence campus multiple opportunities to partake in educational programs and cultural events.

Topics: Providence