Timeline of decision to replace Ike’s Place May 19, 2014 0 Comments Share tweet The Daily News Staff By: The Daily News Staff For The Daily’s full report on the events leading up to Ike’s Place’s departure, click here. Scroll over the image for a timeline of the events leading up to Ike’s Place’s departure. February 2009 Ike’s awarded contract from 2010-13 with option for up to three more years. September 2012 Ike Shehadeh steps back from Stanford location; option extended one out of three possible years. October 2013 As last year of contract begins, Stanford Purchasing & Contracts opens Forbes Family Cafe for bidding. November 2013 Food services survey disseminated as part of RFP Committee’s evaluation criteria. December 17, 2013 Vendors attend “bid walk” in Huang. February 2014 Three vendors (Coupa, Ike’s and R&DE) make formal bid presentations. April 25, 2014 University announces that R&DE will replace Ike’s, prominently featuring survey results. May 6, 2014 ASSU unanimously passes resolution in support of keeping Ike’s on campus, citing student survey. June 15, 2014 Ike’s will close after Commencement Weekend. Graphics ike's place 2014-05-19 The Daily News Staff May 19, 2014 0 Comments Share tweet Subscribe Click here to subscribe to our daily newsletter of top headlines.