President Biden Announces Key Appointments

Amanda Gerla

WASHINGTON – Today, President Biden announces his intent to appoint the following individuals to serve in key roles on the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness, & Nutrition, the Commission of Fine Arts, and the President’s Committee on the National Medal of Science: José Andrés, Co-Chair, the President’s Council on Sports, […]

FSIS: More testing not preventing

Amanda Gerla

– OPINION- This column addresses Docket No. FSIS-2019-0023 “Changes to the Salmonella Verification Testing Program: Proposed Performance Standards for Salmonella in Raw Comminuted Pork and Intact or Non-Intact Pork Cuts and Related Agency Verification” For more information, or to comment on the docket, click here. Comments close on April 18. The […]

University of Nevada, Reno celebrates remodeled space for promoting nutrition knowledge and healthy living

Amanda Gerla

The College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources unveiled its newly renovated Nutritional Science Laboratory this semester, a facility designed to develop future nutrition professionals’ knowledge of our food systems and how nutrition can be used to prevent and help manage preventable chronic diseases. This is important because low food […]

Butler leads 17 Hokies onto All-ACC Academic team

Amanda Gerla

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The ACC announced its 2022 Women’s and Men’s Indoor Track All-ACC Academic Team on Wednesday morning, as Lindsey Butler earned Women’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year honors while 16 other Hokies gained recognition on the academic teams. Butler becomes the first Hokie since Torben Laidig in 2018 to be named Scholar-Athlete […]