Nutrition Talks

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Nutrition Talks

Are you interested in learning about the latest nutrition “hot” topics? If so, then you are in luck as we have some excellent Nutrition Talks planned for the upcoming semester! All Nutrition Talks are free for attendees and are presented by registered dietitians and/or students in the nutrition and dietetics program. 

Cost: Free to Employees! Dependents and Emeritus Staff please email to attend. 

Container Gardening Workshop

Grow What You Eat to Provide Fuel for the Future

Date - Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Time - 5:30 - 6:30pm

Location - Magers 100

Presenters - Rochelle Etienne, MS Nutrition and Dietetics, 

Class Collaboration - DTN 744 Practicum

Summary - Come celebrate National Nutrition Month by starting a container garden. Gardening helps us understand what we eat, encourages us to grow what we eat, helps save money, and aids in stress relief.  The workshop will cover seed starting, planning a garden, planting, harvesting and seed saving of various seeds.  You will learn how to garden and plant seeds such as micro-greens, spinach, kale, lettuce and herbs in a 1-gallon plant grow bag.

What to Bring - Gardening gloves or similar gloves.  Some gloves provided.

You will Leave With - Mini plant grow bag with soil, planted seeds and a relaxed mind.

Nutrition for Longevity

Date - Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Time - 5:15 - 6:15pm

Location - Kampeter Health Sciences Hall 426 (Professional Building)

Presenters - Gabrielle McGrath and Daniela Novotny

Nutrition for Longevity - Virtual

Date - Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Time - 5:15 - 6:15pm

Location - Please sign up on MLC to receive the Zoom Link

Presenters - Gabrielle McGrath and Daniela Novotny


Please register using My Learning Connection:

  • Login at My Missouri State.
  • Go to the “Profile” tab.
  • Choose “My Learning Connection” under the Professional Development section.
  • Once there, type Nutrition Talks into the search box at the upper right of the screen.
  • Follow the prompts to complete registration.


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