Most Innovative Ways to Eat Pizza

In part two of our three part series, we explore the most innovative ways to eat pizza! Whether your craving pizza for breakfast, as a portable snack, or even a shareable appetizer, we’ve got you covered! Pizza is a staple on Friday movie nights, football game parties and everyday meals alike. It’s the perfect compromise… Read more »

Most Outrageous “Pizzas” Ever

In part one of our three part series, we’re going to dive into the most outrageous “pizzas” we could find. These unique creations give quite the spin on our beloved pie. Stick with us through this journey and explore the deepest corners of the pizza universe! The Most Outrageous “Pizzas” Pizza is simple. With the… Read more »

A Guide To Summer Events in Chicago

Ah, summer. The time when we can finally pack away the parkas — for a couple months, anyway — and pat ourselves on the back for surviving another Chicago winter. The city comes alive during the summer months, with hundreds of eclectic events vying for your attention. Whether you prefer live music, visual arts, food… Read more »

The Ultimate Chicago Travel Guide

If asked to think of aspects that make Chicago great, anyone can immediately think of a few universally known examples. Most would immediately say Chicago is the home of deep dish pizza, the Cubs, the White Sox, the Bulls and the Bears. And they wouldn’t be wrong. These attractions alone drive people to visit Chicago… Read more »

The Hungry Student’s Guide to Pizza

Introduction When you’re thinking about food for college students, what comes to mind? Pizza! Pizza places that deliver are a life saver for hungry college students. Whether you’re hankering for Chicago-style pizza, or any other kind of pizza, college town pizza keeps America’s students fueled for school. Pizza can be both a quick snack and… Read more »

Chapter 1: Pizza, the #1 Choice of College Students Nationwide

If you have a craving for pizza today, you’re not alone. The Food Surveys Research Group collected data on what people eat nationwide. The result? Among people age two and over, 13 percent consumed pizza on any given day. Whether it’s restaurant-quality Chicago-style pizza or a frozen (shudder) supermarket pizza, Americans live on it. Why… Read more »

Chapter 2: A Brief History of Pizza

Pizza can trace its lineage back to ancient times. Greeks, Romans and other ancient cultures all made a variation of a flatbread, like today’s Indian naan bread or Mexican tortillas. Poor people the world over cook flatbread because you don’t need pots, pans or special dishes — just a big, flat rock in order to… Read more »

Chapter 3: Types of Pizza

There are probably as many kinds of pizza as there are cultures around the world, thanks to regional choices and individual tastes. It seems like each community puts their own personal stamp on the traditional pizza pie. Hundreds of variations exist because of the different toppings and crusts that can be exchanged in a recipe,… Read more »

Chapter 4: Is Healthy Pizza Possible?

While pizza isn’t exactly a health food, it’s possible to eat sensibly and still enjoy pizza. When it comes to food for college students, any time you can make a popular food for college students like pizza healthier, so much the better. Nutritional Facts About Pizza First, let’s take a look at the plain old… Read more »

Chapter 6: Pizza Ordering and Delivery Tips

While it would be nice to give your delivery driver a $1,268 tip like the students at Indiana Wesleyan University did, the fact is that most college students order pizza delivery without a second thought. Whether you’re calling it in from your cell phone, tapping in your order online, or using some kind of gadget,… Read more »