Tag: Human Biology

UW-Green Bay continues to place Nutritional Science students in internships far above national average

The match results for December 2017 and May 2018 University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Nutritional Science graduates is 92 percent — far exceeding the 50 percent national average. The dietetic internship is necessary for graduating seniors who are required to fulfill 1,200 practicum hours in order to take the Registered Dietitian Examination. This year, 14 of 16 senior applicants […]

Dietetics students lead grocery store tours

(Left to right) Kristina Eggener, Heidi McCann, Jana Derer

UW-Green Bay upper-level dietetic students offered free grocery store tours at various grocery locations March 13 and 20 and April 10. The tours focused on encouraging healthy eating habits by increasing fruit and vegetable consumption. Nutrition education, answers to nutrition questions and free food samples were also available.

Tonight (April 10) Prof. Meinhardt presents on evolution

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Daniel Meinhardt (Human Biology) will lead a discussion tonight (April 10, 2018) on evolution as part of the March for Science events. He will include a brief introduction on some of the top myths and misconceptions about evolution, then open it up to questions. The event begins at 6 p.m. at […]

Health Sciences Networking Event

Human Biology Networking Event

Developing a successful professional network is an important step for future success. To help students develop their networking skills, the Human Biology program held the first Health Sciences Networking Event on Monday, March 26, 2018 in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center. At the event, professionals were in attendance to network with students and help them build […]

Alumna Katie Scharenbroch wins Outstanding Dietetic Intern of the Year Award

Katie Scharenbroch ’17 (Human Biology – Nutritional Sciences) was selected to receive the Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (WAND) Outstanding Dietetic Intern of the Year Award. The award is intended to recognize emerging leadership and achievement of students in Wisconsin accredited dietetics programs. Scharenbroch is currently completing her dietetic internship through Priority Nutrition Care […]

UWGB graduate earns Nutrition and Dietetics Outstanding Student award

UW-Green Bay December 2017 graduate, Mallory Krueger (Human Biology, Nutritional Sciences Emphasis) has been selected to receive the Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Outstanding Student Award. The award recognizes emerging leadership and achievement of a student in Wisconsin’s accredited undergraduate dietetics programs. Krueger is currently pursuing her Registered Dietitian credential and graduate studies in nutrition […]

Dietetics students lead Healthy Food Grocery Store Tours in March

Made possible by a grant from the Produce for Better Health Foundation, upper-level dietetics students will once again be offering free grocery store tours that focus on increasing fruit and vegetable consumption. The student tours are supervised and facilitated by UW-Green Bay alumna and Registered Dietitian, Alicia Slusarek. Tours include nutrition education, answers to nutrition […]

Health Sciences networking event in March pairs pros with students

UW-Green Bay Human Biology is planning a Health Sciences Networking Event, March 26, 2018. The event will connect UW-Green Bay students to leaders in the sciences and medical professions. Diane Roundy, Director of Growth and Business Development for Schenck will present, “Effectively Working the Room.” Roundy discusses networking basics and addresses how to meet key […]