Careers in Nutrition: Agriculture

Where would you work in the field of nutrition? As a clinical dietitian? In a community program? As an educator or administrator? It can be easy to get lost in the more "popular" nutrition careers while forgetting that there's an entire world of opportunity out there. For example, if you're interested in not just the … Continue reading Careers in Nutrition: Agriculture


Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween everyone! I hope you all have a wonderfully spooky night, whether you're going out on the town and or staying in to watch some scary movies or carving scary pumpkins. Remember to enjoy those pumpkin seeds too, since they're full of fiber and essential minerals. Take a look at these awesome pumpkins for … Continue reading Happy Halloween!

Introducing the UNLV Nutrition Sciences Master’s Degree

Ever considered getting a master's in nutrition? Maybe it's a clear "yes" (because you just love school and nutrition that much!), or maybe a "no way!", or perhaps a "maybe someday". For quite a while, though, UNLV did not offer a nutrition master's degree and nutrition students were limited to pursuing a graduate degree elsewhere or otherwise … Continue reading Introducing the UNLV Nutrition Sciences Master’s Degree

National Nutrition Month: Put Your Best Fork Forward

It's finally that time again! National Nutrition Month is the best month of the year, and this year's theme is "Put Your Best Fork Forward". Such a statement emphasizes that every one of us holds the power to make healthy food choices in our very hands, and those choices can start happening this month, right now. That is … Continue reading National Nutrition Month: Put Your Best Fork Forward