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Autumn Only A Chief Featured in New York Times as a First Generation College Graduate
Wed, May 31, 2017
Getting into college and making it through can be hard no matter what your circumstances. But for first-generation students - the first in their families to attend college - the challenges are even greater...

 

NSCI Interns’ Posters Take Top Honors
Wed, April 27, 2017
Each year nutritional sciences first-year dietetic enter nutrition education posters at the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Oklahoma State Conference for the Laura K. Savage Creativity in Nutrition Education Award. 

Babajide Ojo Receives Outstanding PhD Student Honor
Fri, April 21, 2017
Nutritional sciences doctoral student Babajide Ojo is the 2017 College of Human Sciences Outstanding Graduate Student Award at the PhD Level. Ojo’s main research interest is the impact of diet on gut microbiome and its clinical outcomes...

Teresa Jackson Recognized for Mentoring Undergraduates in Research

Fri, April 21, 2017
Nutritional Sciences PhD student Teresa Jackson received the College of Human Sciences Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research Award. The award recognizes outstanding mentoring of undergraduates of graduate students in research activities outside of classroom teaching...

NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES GRAD JOANN MILLSAP PEGUES MAKES A LASTING IMPRESSION
Since graduating with a degree in nutritional sciences in 1961, Jo Ann Millsap Pegues has been making a difference in the lives of untold thousands of people...


BRENDA SMITH NAMED REGENTS PROFESSOR BY OSU
Dr. Brenda Smith, the John and Sue Taylor Professor in nutritional sciences, has been named a Regents Professor at Oklahoma State University...

AS ONE OF ONLY 40 APPLICANTS SELECTED, TERESA JACKSON SELECTED FOR NEW NATIONAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAM TO BUILD CULTURE OF HEALTH
As one of only 40 applicants selected, Teresa Jackson, MS, RDN, LD, graduate student in the Department of Nutritional Sciences in the College of Human Sciences at Oklahoma State University, joins Health Policy Research Scholars, a new program led by Johns Hopkins University with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation....

BARBARA STOECKER NAMED TO OKLAHOMA HIGHER EDUCATION HALL OF FAME

Nutritional Sciences Regents Professor Barbara Stoecker has been selected for induction into the 2016 Oklahoma Higher Education Hall of Fame.....

NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES DOCTORAL STUDENT NAMED OSU GRADUATE COLLEGE AMBASSADOR
Babajide Ojo is a doctoral student and a graduate teaching/research assistant in the Nutritional Sciences Department of the College of Human Sciences...... 


LESLIE FARIS - 2016 OSU OUTSTANDING SENIOR

Leslie Farias is a Nutritional Sciences senior from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was named a 2016 Oklahoma State University Outstanding Senior on April 18...... 

NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES TOP TEN SENIORS
Nutritional Sciences names top ten seniors...

Nutritional Sciences’ Leslie Farias named Outstanding Senior at OSU 
Leslie Farias, a nutritional sciences senior in the College of Human Sciences, has been named a 2016 Outstanding Senior by the Oklahoma State University Alumni Association.

2015 Faculty and Staff Award
The College of Human Sciences recognized the 2015 Faculty and Staff Award recipients during the annual Holiday Celebration in Taylor’s Dining Room.....


 

STOECKER RECEIVES OSU REGENTS DISTINGUISHED RESEARCH AWARD
Dr. Barbara Stoecker, nutritional sciences professor, received the Regents Distinguished Research Award on Dec. 1, 2015....

 

BRENDA SMITH RECEIVED UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH MENTOR IN HUMAN SCIENCES AWARD
Dr. Brenda Smith has been named the 2015 Undergraduate Research Mentor by the Board of Human Sciences....


NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES’ STUDENT CROWNED MISS AMERICAN INDIAN
Autumn Only A Chief, the newly crowned Miss American Indian Oklahoma State University 2015, plans to use her position and education to promote nutritional health among Native Americans...

COLLEGE OF HUMAN SCIENCES PROFESSOR PREDICTS ANCIENT BERRY’S RICH FUTURE
Little red and orange wolfberries have been used in China for centuries to ensure longevity and treat age-related conditions of the liver and the eye...



NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES' ERICA CROCKETT NAMED NIBLACK SCHOLAR
Research project is looking at the cellular communication between epithelial and immune cells in the gut and how they respond when treated with specific fruit components called polyphenols....

NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES FACULTY AND STUDENTS HONORED BY OKLAHOMA ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS
Dr. Gail Gates was honored as the Outstanding Dietetic Educator in a Dietetic Internship. She is a Regents Service Professor and Graduate Coordinator in NSCI....


UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH PROJECT

The College of Human Sciences and Oklahoma State understand that students who graduate with research experience have taken full advantage of all that a comprehensive research university has to offer....

HUMAN SCIENCES NAMES STARS
The College of Human Sciences honored faculty and staff during its annual Holiday Celebration....


Edralin Lucas receives Regents Distinguished Teaching Award
Edralin Lucas, associate professor of nutritional sciences, has been selected to receive the 2014 Oklahoma State University Regents Distinguished Teaching Award...

Two College of Human Sciences’ Students Named Top Ten Freshmen at OSU
Bailey Chambers, Nutritional Sciences Dietetics major from Broken Arrow, Okla., and Madison Rash, Human Development and Family Science and Consumer Science Education major from Stillwater, Okla., were selected as Top Ten Freshmen at Oklahoma State University..... 

Nutritional Sciences’ Katherine Janike named Niblack ScholarKatherine Janike, nutritional sciences junior from Lincoln Neb., has been named a Niblack Research Scholar at Oklahoma State University......