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PHOTO: Michelle Berger-Marshall

Nutrition Expert Inspires Dietetics Students

April 6, 2015

JMUís Dietetics Program hosted Michelle Berger-Marshall, the Director of Nutrition for Feeding America as the keynote speaker for the 2015 Nancy Powell Hardaway Speaker Series.

PHOTO: JMU Students at Farmer's market

Dietetics Students Visit Harrisonburg Farmerís Market

January 7, 2015

Dr. Michelle Hesse and her dietetics students recently supported local farms on their trip to the Harrisonburg Farmers Market as part of the class lecture series on fruits and vegetables.†

PHOTO: Rittenhouse and Brevard

Dietetics Research Posters Displayed

October 30, 2014

During October 2014, six teams of dietetic students for NUTR 482, Nutrition and Metabolism presented and displayed research posters covering a variety of topics pertaining to metabolism.

PHOTO:JMU student demonstrates brain model

Programs Collaborate in Community Outreach

Spring 2013

Students and faculty of James Madison University visited Stone Spring Elementary School to help host the second annual Spring Health and Wellness Fair.

PHOTO: Ashley LuebbersDietetics Faculty and Staff Spread “Local Love”

Spring 2013

Bright green apples, crisp and delicious, nestled in a basket next to deep red York apples. Fresh produce in deep greens, reds, and purples created a rich mosaic.

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PHOTO: Allen LewisHealth is one of the most important disciplines in todayís world. Given the current and future global demand for well trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. We urge you to learn about our programs to see where your future ambitions fit. More >