Dining Services

Culinary Competitions 

The Skidmore Dining Services culinary staff regularly competes in various regional American Culinary Federation culinary competitions.  These competitions play a vital role in the development of staff and raises the standards our culinary excellence. There is no better way for a culinarian to hone their craft than by putting their skills and knowledge to the test in a competitive format.  Skidmore's Dining Services first began hosting their own ACF sanction Culinary Conference and Competition in 2012, and was such a huge success that it has become an annual event at the College.


Congratulations to the following teams on their wins at the 2014 ACF Culinary Competition

Gold Medal

The Country Club of Chestnut Hill
Skidmore College
Cornell University

Silver Medal

Ithaca College
University of New Hampshire
State University of New York @ Albany
Williams College

St. Lawrence University
Stonebridge Restaurant

Bronze Medal

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Media Coverage from 2014 Event:

Past Skidmore Culinary Events:

Other Skidmore Culinary Team Competitions: