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Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

Food and Nutrition Magazine

Colleen Sideck_Food & Nutrition Magazine

Colleen Sideck, a current CP senior, was mentioned in the 'Join the Conversation' section of the March/April 2015 issue of Food and Nutrition Magazine. This section can be found at

Marywood Nutrition Students take part in AHA's 'Go Red for Women Day' at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center - 2/2015

Marywood University Dietetic Interns

Marywood University dietetic interns Rose DeLuccia, right, and Rebecca Reed listen to questions while preparing BBQ-glazed chicken tenders during a women's healthy cooking demonstration in celebration of the American Heart Association's 'Go Red for Women Day' at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Plains Township.

Students in the DPD/Spanish Emphasis option are currently studying in Costa Rica

Spanish DPD 1

Spanish DPD 2

Ariel and Keira are currently completing their final semester of the Didactic Program in Dietetics: Spanish Emphasis Curriculum Option (DPD-Spanish).  Both students are immersed in the culture of Costa Rica while studying Spanish at CPI. Both students will be volunteering their time in nutrition-related activities while in Costa Rica. 

Marywood University's 'Harvest Your Health!' Health Fair - 11/2014

 Marywood University health fair

Wright Center for Primary Care 'Fall into Health' Fair - 10/2014

Wright Center Annual Health Fair 2014

Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Earth Day Greenhouse Project - 04/2014

Undergraduate Nutrition and Dietetic students Colleen Sideck, Heather Kees and Keandra Koons demonstrated a fruity green smoothie recipe and talked about the nutritional benefits that are provided from the smoothie to promote the local organization The Greenhouse Project in honor of Earth Day.

Some clips from the Leckey Live event can be found on the WNEP news website

Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Bake Sale - 04/2014

Marywood Dietetic student, Elizabeth Furniss, organized a bake sale with the Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics club, to raise money for "No Kid Hungry." Share Our Strength’s “No Kid Hungry” campaign is ending childhood hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. Each dollar raised can help a child access ten healthy meals. The bake sale, that took place on April 4th, raised over $100 for the cause, connecting over a thousand healthy meals to children in need.

Wright Center's Annual Health Fair – 10/2013

Media involvement

Faculty and students discuss the Top 25 Diets with Ryan Leckey from WNEP.

Nutrition Students withe Ryan Leckey of WNEP

To view the news clips - scroll across the horizontal video bar at the linked topic at Ryan Leckey during National Nutrition Month 2013

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