Word from the chair June 9, 2010 Although every year most of us say we have been very busy, I believe the 2009-2010 year has been one of the most fast-paced years I have ever experienced. At the August 2009 faculty retreat, the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences faculty set the tone by supporting three new departmental initiatives to pursue.
Bradley Expo 2010 June 9, 2010 Several Department of Family and Consumer Sciences students entered and placed in Bradley University's 18th Annual Student Scholarship Exposition, which was held in April at the Markin Family Student Recreation Center.
Fashion Focus starts with a bang June 9, 2010 Fashion Focus started out with a bang. The organization obtained its largest number of potential members ever at the fall Activities Fair by enticing future members with plans for a Fashion Swap
DSA participation rate rises to all-time high June 9, 2010 Membership participation rose to an all-time high for the Dietetic Student Association (DSA), an organization for dietetic and nutrition and wellness majors that focuses on promoting healthy eating and lifestyle patterns. This increase in member participation helped the organization to have a bigger impact on campus.
2009-2010 Faculty publications June 9, 2010 Several Department of Family and Consumer Sciences faculty members’ have published articles varying from feed sack fashions to qualifications of dietary managers in a host of publications.
Alumni spotlights June 9, 2010 Four alumni—Carol Krupps Wilson, Dawn Archibald-Hendon, Megan Doyle, and Lisa Esposito—offer insight into their careers and give advice to current students.