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Equipping Culinary Arts Educational Programs for Success

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If you heard “you are what you eat,” as you were growing up, it may have seemed like just another thing parents say. But in the past decade, it has become the basis for political movements, health initiatives, and significant changes in our education system.

Consider public schools removing soda and juice drinks laden with high-fructose corn syrup from their vending machines, school lunches increasingly featuring not just more vegetables but more local foods, and the students getting involved in how that food gets to their cafeteria.

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2016 Budget Tip: Office Video Conferencing is Smarter Than Ever

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Office Video Conferencing has become increasing popular over the past few years. Increasing travel costs, improvements in video conferencing technology, and the realization that time IS money are key drivers. In fact, reducing operational expenses was the key reason cited by respondents in a global survey. A less obvious reason for the growth: collaboration is no longer just a politically-correct watchword – it’s the way the world works.

Multimedia tables and video conference-friendly office furniture is no longer just “nice to have;” it’s a necessity in 2016.

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Colleges and Universities Seeing the Benefits of Active Seating

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Higher education institutions often pave the way for the rest of educational trends, and one of the latest investments colleges and universities are making is providing active seating options for students.

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New 2016 Worthington Direct Furniture Catalog Available

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Happy New Year, furniture fans! We’ve spent the past year collecting educational trends, researching new furniture products and spending quality time with all of our valued furniture manufacturers. The results are all complied into new our 2016 printed furniture catalog, full of our favorite and most popular educational products.

If you’re already on our mailing list, your new copy should be in your mailbox. If you are a newcomer or just starting a position that places you in charge of school furniture purchases, please request a free catalog today!

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