Meetings and Seminar Schedule

Date Title Speaker
January 11, 2017 FSHN Safety Seminar, 681 questions answered Jeanne Stewart, Dr. Clark/Dr. Winham
January 18, 2017 Responding with wonderment and awe - a habit of mind to inspire our work Suzanne Hendrich
January 25, 2017 Retrieval practice - habits that enhance learning Suzanne Hendrich
February 1, 2017   Suzanne Hendrich
February 8, 2017   Aubrey Mendonca
February 15, 2017   Kangzi Ren
February 22, 2017 Rheological Properties and Protein Distribution of Frozen-Thawed Egg Yolk Systems Michelle Keane, John Fox
March 1, 2017 Dairy in Sustainable Food Systems Dr. Greg Miller, National Dairy Council
March 8, 2017 Genomics enabled precision food safety: Moving beyond species to define food safety hazards Dr. Martin Wiedmann, Cornell University
March 15, 2017 No Seminar - Spring Break  
March 22, 2017 Lignin-enzyme interactions and microalgae harvesting and intracellular product recovery Dr. Yi Zheng, Clemson University
March 29, 2017   Dr. Bledar Bisha, University of Wyoming
April 3, 2017 (CCUR Theater)   Nathan Davis & Ashley Swanson
April 5, 2017 Evaluating the effectiveness of select bacteria against Clostridium difficile, Prevalence of Salmonella species & E. Coli O157:H7 in organically raised dairy steer Kelsey Choquette & Joshua Nazareth
April 12, 2017 Determination of the roles of plasma and granule fractions in gelatin of hen egg yolk induced by freezing, Engineering Oleogel Structure for an Effective Protection of Retinyl Palmitate Activity Monica Primacella & Yixing Tian
April 19, 2017 Evaluation of instrumental methods used for quantifying heavy metal content in polyethylene terephthalate food packaging, The Blossom Project: “BlossomUP” Methods to Decrease Sedentary Time in Pregnancy. Brad Goodlaxson & Caroline McKinney
Monday, April 24, 2017 (CCUR Theater)   Fei Wang
April 26, 2017 Is appetite regulated through altered physical activity? Evaluation of an EFNEP Summer Youth Program Courtney Millard & Leah Reed
May 3, 2017 The Blossom Project: “Be Well” Behavioral Wellness Study in pregnancy Lyndi Buckingham

All seminars are on Wednesday at 4:10 p.m. in 2050 Agronomy Hall unless otherwise noted.

Date Meeting
August 22, 2016 Faculty Meeting
September 19, 2016 Faculty Meeting
October 17, 2016 Faculty Meeting
November 14, 2016 Faculty Meeting
December 12, 2016 Faculty Meeting
January 6, 2017 All Day Faculty Retreat
January 23, 2017 Faculty Meeting
February 20, 2017 (3:10-5 p.m.) Faculty Meeting
March 20, 2017 Faculty Meeting
April 17, 2017 Faculty Meeting
May 1, 2017 Faculty Meeting

All faculty meetings are on Monday at 4:10 p.m. in CCUR Theater unless otherwise noted. 

Date Meeting
September 12, 2016 Special Topics - Teaching with Larger Classes
October 3, 2016 Special Topics - Strategic Areas of Excellence
October 10, 2016 Special Topics - Classroom Assessment/Exams
October 24, 2016 Special Topics - Departmental Outcomes
November 7, 2016 Special Topics - Strategic Areas of Excellence
December 5, 2016 Special Topics - Teamwork/Communications Assessment

All special topics meetings are on Monday at 4:10 p.m. in 1009 LeBaron unless otherwise noted. 

Date Title and Speaker
September 7, 2016 Overview of Pulses in Nutrition - Donna Winham, Assistant Professor, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University
September 14, 2016 Pulses and Environmental Enteric Dysfunction - Mark Manary, Helene B. Roberson Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis
 September 21, 2016 Protein Quality and Pulses - James House, Professor and Chair of Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba
September 28, 2016 Pulses and Glycemic Response in Type 2 Diabetes - Andrea Hutchins, Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences, University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
 October 5, 2016 Beans and Colon Cancer Prevention - Maurice Bennink, Professor, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University

All MVN meetings are on Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. in 1204 Kildee Hall unless otherwise noted.