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February 2014 News Notes

Read news notes from from faculty, staff, and students for February 2014.

Wang sees problems through a different lens

Often times a researcher’s goal is to create a new technology for use in industry which helps produce something that improves the lives of the world’s population. Recently Dr. Tong (Toni) Wang, perfected a technology to improve the enzymatic synthesis of oleoylethanolamide (OEA).

January 2014 News Notes

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Accepting nominations for 2014 FSHN Alumni Impact Award

If you know an FSHN alum that deserves recognition, you can nominate them for an award from the department.

The Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) has opened nominations for the fourth annual FSHN Alumni Impact Award.

December 2013 News Notes

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2013: It was a very good year

As we say goodbye to 2013, we fondly recall all of the highlights of the past year. Although there are many to select from, below is a handful of remembrances that will color our memories through the coming year.

Like father, like son

The first food science course Dr. Rodrigo Tarte took was taught by Dr. Lester Wilson 30 years ago. Now, his son Daniel is the one sitting in the class with Wilson.

Many parents dream of their children following in their footsteps someday. FSHN alum Rodrigo Tarté got a taste of that dream when his son Daniel walked onto the ISU campus as a freshman this fall.

November 2013 News Notes

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Spotlight on Alison St. Germain

The Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition and the Dietetic Internship are pleased to welcome Alison St. Germain to the team as clinician. St. Germain will primarily work with the Internship as instructor for the ever-growing number of students. She has a long-standing relationship with ISU and FSHN, and is excited to formally join the department. Read on to learn a little about our newest faculty.

MS or PhD Opportunity in Food Science (Food Safety Emphasis)

Food Safety Program Seeking M.S. or Ph.D. Student to Conduct Fruit and Vegetable Research. Position was filled November 2013 and is no longer looking for candidates.