“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” From hiking up Sugarloaf Mountain in Brazil to trying Ethiopian food with friends at FNCE, these words have always guided me. I have lived my college days by these words as well. I truly had this mindset when trying to figure out what my path was … Continue reading My Road To Becoming An RD To Be!
I have always been interested in nutrition, but had never considered it as a career choice. I had tried many majors in college, but nothing had struck me as something that I would like to do for the rest of my life. I always got to my upper division courses and lost interest. I had … Continue reading Jade Tyler’s Personal Journey
Ever since I was a child, I knew my future career would involve helping people in the health care realm. My first degree was in Kinesiology and my original plan was to become a Doctor of Physical Therapy. After a few weeks in the DPT program at ODU I decided that my plan was not … Continue reading Why I Have Chosen to Become a Registered Dietitian
As a child and young teenager I struggled, as many young girls do, with self-image. I went through many stages each composed of different diets. My attitude towards food was very negative; I was yet unaware of the wonderful value of food. As a young woman trying to fit in, eating was very scary. How … Continue reading A Change for the Better