TITLE

Campus Card Coalition

AUTHOR(S)
Weisberg, Karen
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
FoodService Director;8/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Fenway Card introduced in six small colleges in Boston, Massachusetts which are part of the Colleges of Fenway consortium. It mentions that students from all six colleges can use the Fenway Card to make purchases on any of the campuses. Louise Litchfield, director of business services at Wentworth Institute of Technology, says that the project became feasible through the help of card provider CardSmith LLC.
ACCESSION #
26215544

 

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