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James Payne Fall 2019 Blog

by James Payne, November 14, 2019
I have been a student at Kendall College for over three years. In that time I have earned an Associate’s Degree in Culinary Arts and a Bachelor Degree in Restaurant Management. While some quarters were more difficult than others, I never felt alone, thanks to the staff of Kendall, the Kendall College Trust and of course my family and friends.

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Madeline Barry Fall 2019 Blog

by Madeline Barry, November 13, 2019
Looking back, I am not sure where this past year has gone, but I am getting ready to go out on internship in the next couple of weeks. It has been a very challenging decision on where I want to go as I have gained a passion in many different areas. This quarter I have experienced working with plated desserts in a restaurant setting which has sparked a new interest.

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Alex Kinderman…A Rising Star

In just the past year, Alex Kinderman has rubbed shoulders with celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay, worked for Rick Bayless and mentored local kids interested in food. The rising star student clearly has excelled at putting to good use winning the Kendall College Trust Premier Scholarship for two years in a row now. 

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Sokha Chen Summer 2019 Blog

by Sokha Chen, September 23, 2019
Seeking or applying for an internship during college is quite a challenge, as there are so many students beginning their internships at the same time.  Students who do not have various experiences in working, find it very hard to apply at one property; then pass the interview. Some of the students have been struggling to seek their internships.

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Gianina Gomez Summer 2019 Blog

Chicago, My City by Gianina Gomez, September 15, 2019
After the harsh weather, we had during this winter; everyone keeps asking me why do I live in Chicago? It is a question only a Chicagoan can answer.  For many people, there are many reasons to choose Chicago as the best city to live in the USA.  To me, there are a lot of reasons, but the main ones are:

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