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09 Mar 2013    

Wickard, CEHS senior, recieves Wasson Award

Angela Wickard, a senior hospitality, restaurant and tourism management major from Bridgeport, Neb. is one of four UNL students who received the William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Academic Award presented by the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association during the organization’s national conference March 4–7 in Las Vegas, Nev.

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18 Feb 2013    

Donohue will present next NGN Seminar Series Talk Feb. 20

Terry Donohue, UNMC Department of Research and Internal Medicine
Omaha VAMC and UNMC, will present the next NGN Seminar Series Talk Feb. 20 at Noon, Nebraska East Union, Sunflower Room. A brown bag lunch with beverages and dessert will be provided.

Donohue will present his talk entitled, “Mechanisms of Ethanol-induced Steatosis.” Donohue has had a long-standing interest in catabolic systems and how they are affected by toxic compounds, such as ethanol.  

All interested faculty, postdocs, students, and staff are invited to attend this NGN seminar.

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14 Feb 2013    

Jing Xue selected as finalist for Nutritional Sciences Council Awards Competition

Jing Xue, a graduate student working with Janos Zempleni’s lab, has been named one of 12 finalists for the American Society for Nutrition’s Nutritional Sciences Council 2013 Graduate Student Research Awards Competition. Her abstract is entitled “Epigenetic Synergies between Methyl Donors and Biotin in Gene Repression are Mediated by Holocarboxylase Synthetase (HLCS).”

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04 Feb 2013    

Staff Council sponsors brown bag lunch on India, Feb. 19

Staff Council invites staff, faculty, and students to a presentation on India by Dipra Jha, Assistant Professor of Practice in the Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences.

The presentation will be Feb. 19, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Ruth Leverton Hall, room 304.

 

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01 Feb 2013    

Lee to present next NGN talk Feb. 6, 12:00 p.m.

Jaekwon Lee, UNL Department of Biochemistry, will present the next NGN Seminar Series Talk, February 6 at 12:00 p.m., Nebraska East Union Sunflower Room. A brown bag lunch with beverages and desert will be provided.
 
Lee's talk is entitled, “Cellular Responses to Copper Limitation: Are They Beneficial for Health?” at noon on Wednesday, February 6th at the Nebraska East Union in the Sunflower Room.
 

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22 Jan 2013    

Gurumurthy will present the next NGN Seminar Series Talk, January 23rd at Noon, Nebraska East Union

Channabasavaiah Gurumurthy, UNMC Department of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Anatomy, will present the next NGN Seminar Series Talk, January 23rd at Noon, Nebraska East Union in the Sunflower Room (Brown Bag Lunch with Beverages and Dessert Provided).

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07 Dec 2012    

Qiaozhu Su, NHS, presents next NGN Seminar Talk

Qiaozhu Su’s talk entitled, “Cellular stress signaling in hepatic very low density lipoprotein metabolism and insulin resistance,” will be given at noon on Wednesday, December 12, in the Columbine/Goldenrod room in the Nebraska East Union. A brown bag lunch with beverages and dessert will be provided. The talk is sponsored by the Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics. 
 

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17 Nov 2012    

Robert Lewis, Eppley Institute for Cancer Research, University of Nebraska Medical Center, to presen

Robert Lewis’ talk entitled, “Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Programming,” will be given at noon on November 28, as the next speaker in the Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics Seminar Series.  This seminar will take place in the Columbine/Goldenrod Room of the Nebraska East Union. Aa brown bag lunch with beverages and dessert will be provided. 
 

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09 Nov 2012    

Paul Coates, Director of the Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health, to presen

Paul Coates’ talk, “Dietary Supplement Research Isn’t That Hard – Or Is It?” Coates is the next speaker in the Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics Seminar Series. All interested faculty, postdocs, students, and staff are invited to attend this NGN seminar. The seminar will begin at noon November 14, in the Columbine/Goldenrod room in Nebraska East Union. A brown bag lunch with beverages and dessert will be provided.

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29 Oct 2012    

Nutrition and Health Sciences Hosting Open House

The Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences is hosting an Open House at Leverton Hall from 2:30 – 3:30 on Friday, November 2.  All CEHS faculty and staff members are invited to attend, and refreshments will be available.  Highlights include the new mural that wraps around the first floor, newly renovated labs, and other building improvements.  

For more information, please contact Phyllis Fogerty.

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