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Graduate Student Feature: Rufus Theophilus, Nutritional Sciences

A hearty welcome to Rufus Theophilus, a first year Nutritional Sciences Ph.D. student in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department at UF! Rufus recently joined Dr. Liwei Gu‘s lab after spending last year honing his molecular research… Read More

CALS Alumna Highlight: Dr. ArNelle Wright

Majoring in nutritional sciences, University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences alumna ArNelle Wright earned her undergraduate degree from the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department (FSHN). She is currently working as a Doctor of Dental… Read More

Alumni Feature: Becca Solch, Nutritional Sciences, Postdoctoral Research

We are pleased to welcome our first alumni guest on the FSHN blog! Becca Solch graduated from the University of Florida with a Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences under the mentorship of Dr. Bobbi Langkamp-Henken. She is from Belleview,… Read More

UF/IFAS CALS Faculty Hoods Doctoral Graduate

COVID-19 has caused unprecedented changes globally, especially for commencement celebrations. Food science and human nutrition (FSHN) nutritional sciences doctoral student, Rebecca Solch, celebrated a time-honored tradition uniquely in unconventional times. A special moment for graduating doctoral students is… Read More

Undergraduate Student Profile: Jackie Shannon, Nutritional Sciences

Please join me in welcoming Jackie Shannon, a fourth-year undergraduate student from Palm City, Florida! She is a nutritional sciences major in the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department who is looking forward to her Fall 2020 graduation…. Read More

Faculty Profile: Dr. Zhiyong Cheng, Nutritional Sciences

A big welcome to Dr. Zhiyong Cheng, an FSHN professor in Nutritional Sciences who specializes in metabolic disease and nutritional epigenomics. He received his Ph.D. in Analytical Biochemistry from Peking University and conducted postdoctoral research at the University… Read More

Graduate Student Profiles: Carley Rusch and Matthew Beke, Nutritional Sciences

Please welcome two Food Science and Human Nutrition graduate students who are making a difference in the world of nutrition and neurological disorders! Carley Rusch and Matthew Beke are pursuing Ph.D.’s in nutritional sciences under the guidance of… Read More

My View: Mobilizing and Empowering Our Communities to End Food Insecurity

By Alfred Koch, junior nutritional sciences major with a minor in food science¬† As a University of Florida student studying nutritional sciences and food science in the UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, I want to help… Read More