JWU News

JWU Wins 2015 RCA Culinology Competition

Culinary Arts

JWU’s student culinology team won the grand prize at the Research Chefs Association’s 2015 Student Culinology® Competition, held in New Orleans, La., on March 24-27.

Topics: Culinary Arts

Alumni Spotlight: 3D Engineer + Product Developer Nicholas Provenzano '13

Nicholas Provenzano '13 | 3D Engineer + Product Developer

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

Meet America’s Newest Almost Famous Chef

Culinary Arts

JWU North Miami culinary student Destiny Antommarchi has won the title of 2015 S.Pellegrino Almost Famous Chef — and a year-long culinary apprenticeship.

Topics: Culinary Arts

Denver Students Create World’s Heaviest Vegan Banana Split

Culinary Arts

In late February, 7 JWU Denver culinary nutrition students, under the guidance of Chef Adam Sacks, created and built the World’s Heaviest Vegan Banana Split, a record that will be submitted for an entry in Guinness World Records.

Topics: Culinary Arts Denver Nutrition & Wellness

Peter Reinhart Named to 2015 Dessert Pro Hall of Fame

03/10/15 | Culinary Arts

Chef Peter Reinhart, bread expert and instructor at JWU Charlotte, named to Dessert Professional’s Hall of Fame.

Dessert Professional’s list, which also includes their choices for the Top Ten Bread Bakers in America, “celebrates the world of artisan bread” by naming distinguished bakers who have mastered the art and technique of creating the perfect loaf” but are equally focused on ”teaching others and improving the quality of bread in America.”

Topics: Culinary Arts Baking & Pastry Arts Charlotte

Video: Charlotte Sharkfest Showcases JWU Entrepreneurs


Four JWU Charlotte students grew closer to making their business ideas a reality by winning that campus' annual Sharkfest entrepreneurship competition.

Topics: Business