News Archive for Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health
February 15, 2011
More than 250 students raised $100,165 at the annual Telefund this year. Funds will be spent on student scholarships, student projects and recruitment.
February 2, 2011
Debra Sellers will deliver the keynote address on “Triple Dynamite: Age, Attitude and Adaptability” at a conference on aging April 29 in Chanute. Mary Meck Higgins, associate professor in human nutrition, will lead a break-out session.
January 13, 2011
Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline honor society, recently inducted several new members from Human Ecology.
December 16, 2010
Nearly 50 Kansas State University students are receiving scholarships from the office of international programs to help with their study abroad experiences during the upcoming 2011 spring semester.
December 10, 2010
Seniors received academic honors in a special presentation before graduation ceremonies Friday, Dec. 10, in Justin Hall.
December 8, 2010
Seven students have been tapped for Outstanding Senior Awards from the College of Human Ecology at commencement Dec. 11 in McCain Auditorium.
December 1, 2010
Nutrition scientists at Kansas State University could be accused of carrying Purple Pride to extremes. But the purple sweet potato pies they created for Thanksgiving were a practical application of research.
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.