News Archive for Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health
November 18, 2010
K-State's International Educator Award is being presented to Delores Chambers and Edgar Chambers for their efforts to advance international education at the university.
November 15, 2010
“I just want people to cook.” Kathy Walsten summarized her mission as she sorted through 17 years worth of files on the day before she retired from the Department of Human Nutrition. Recycle bins overflowed. Personal mementos dotted the walls. Stacks of papers perched on every flat surface.
November 15, 2010
More than 50 students are new members of a human ecology honor society that promotes scholarship, research and leadership development.
October 16, 2010
Jennifer Hanson, human nutrition, is one of three doctoral candidates who have received $15,000 fellowships through the Kansas State University Research Foundation Doctoral Fellowship program.
October 14, 2010
The athletic training education program has earned continuing accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.
October 12, 2010
The two-day celebration -- culminating with a gold-shovel groundbreaking and birthday cake -- demonstrated the strength and spirit of the College of Human Ecology.
September 24, 2010
Foodborne illness strikes 76 millions of Americans each year, causing problems ranging from a simple upset stomach to the need for a fast drive to the emergency room.
September 15, 2010
Mark Haub reports that his novel diet of snack foods is having better than expected results.
September 14, 2010
Samara Joy Nielsen’s vita stands out like a hydrangea in a wheat field. Lodged in the list of academic credentials -- a biology degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, and a Ph.D. in nutritional epidemiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill -- is a master’s of divinity, with a social justice focus, from Duke Divinity School at Duke University, Durham, NC.
September 13, 2010
A dietitian in Hong Kong, a philanthropic hotel manager and an advocate to end child hunger are among the alumni being honored Friday, October 8, at the College of Human Ecology’s Celebration of Excellence.