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AAA: Politics at the Table – An Unexpected Journey from Food Advocacy to Nutrition Literacy with Dr. Ruth Ann Foster (March 3)

A deep interest in food advocacy is what led Ruth Ann Foster to Hawthorn’s doctoral program where she has developed a rigorous foundation for nutrition education and policymaking.  In this webinar, along with discussing her approach to food advocacy, Ruth Ann will also highlight a few legislative issues facing us today. As a rabid researcher, Ruth read more...

Ana-Paula Agrela (MHNE Graduate 2020)

Congratulations to Ana-Paula Agrela for graduating from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education with the Summa Cum Laude designation. Ana-Paula received a Bachelor of Science honors degree in Nutritional Science from the Centre for Nutrition Education and Lifestyle Management. She was certified as a Health Coach by Zest for Life and the read more...

All About Alumni: Between Two Worlds – An Educational Journey with Nishanga Bliss, DSc, DAIM, LAc (DSC Graduate 2014)

https://youtu.be/P-Jkl7GvpQI Hawthorn is fortunate to have Doctor of Science in Holistic Nutrition program graduate Nishanga Bliss join us to discuss her education and holistic career thus far and the challenges and opportunities posed by public health crises and economic downturns. She will address her background and how she became drawn to holistic health and nutrition read more...

Ludmilla Branigan

Congratulations to Ludmilla Branigan for graduating Summa Cum Laude from the Nutrition Consultant certificate program. Lu holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education as well as a Master’s in Education and has over 35 years of experience in education and counseling. Developing three autoimmune diseases by the time she was 40 propelled her read more...

AAA: Mental Health and Nutrition Education: An Underutilized Intervention for Depression, Anxiety and ADHD with Vicki Steine (DSC Graduate 2014)

Did you know that proper diet and supplements can have a beneficial effect on mental health and neurological issues?  Vicki Steine is a graduate from Hawthorn’s doctoral program and has a great story to share revealing how her education at Hawthorn influences her social work. Join us and Vicki for Mental Health and Nutrition Education: read more...