It is early summer, but it already time to start thinking about FNCE (Food & Nutrition Conference and Expo). This October, FNCE is in Chicago, Illinois (where the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ headquarters is!). The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. If you have ever considered attending … Continue reading Tips for FNCE
Every year, the RDN’s that I volunteer for tell us students that we need to go to FNCE. This year, I finally could go. During the summer, my nutrition classmates and I arranged our hotel room and flights for the trip together. Rooming with them for FNCE was a great idea. We kept each other … Continue reading Thoughts from My First FNCE
Have you ever walked into a room, known only 10 people out of 10,000, and felt absolutely at home? Because I have. Walking into this year’s Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) in Nashville was a feeling I will never forget. The opening ceremony, a touching lecture on hunger and food insecurity, made me … Continue reading My experience at Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) in Nashville
My name is Emily Shannon. I am a 23 year old senior in the undergraduate Nutrition and Dietetics program at Radford University. Radford is nestled in the mountains of Virginia in the New River Valley. I enjoy outdoor activities such as; hiking, swimming, and just breathing in fresh air (when I am not being studious!) … Continue reading Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo: Tips, Tricks, and More!