"The University of Arizona (opens in new tab) is partnering with Grubhub (opens in new tab) to offer food delivery via self-driving robot (opens in new tab). When students order food via the Grubhub app, the service will use robotic "rovers" from Yandex Self-Driving Group (opens in new tab) to transport food from on-campus dining spots to dormitories, libraries and other popular locations."—Source: Campus Technology
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WHY THIS MATTERS:
On-campus dining is taking a futuristic turn at the University of Arizona, with robots delivering food to students on campus thanks to a partnership with Grubhub. "We've been working with the University of Arizona's dining team on efforts that drive the dining experience forward for the last eight years — from rolling out on-campus pickup and delivery to smart food lockers and our Ultimate ordering technology," says GrubHub's Travis Price.