News Archive: Nutrition
UK extension plants seeds for healthy lifestyles
Published on Apr. 18, 2019
A Cooperative Extension program is giving young children an early start in healthy living.
UK Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition nationally recognized for sustainability efforts
Published on Feb. 19, 2019
The department was named a champion site because its ongoing work on sustainable issues.
Inaugural UK Scholarship Creates Opportunities, Extends Community Ties
Published on Dec. 3, 2018
UK Working to Ensure Food and Housing Security Among Students
Published on Oct. 24, 2018
UK has several initiatves to address food and house insecurity among its students.
UK researcher links exercise to weight loss
Published on Oct. 18, 2018
People need to burn a signficant number of calories each week to lose weight by exercise alone, according to a UK researcher.
UK to offer certificate in food systems and hunger studies
Published on Sep. 21, 2018
The certificate program is open to all UK undergraduate students.
UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment announces administrative transitions
Three members of the college are now serving in new roles.
UK selects Patricia Brantley Todd award winners
Published on Nov. 29, 2017
The awards recognize excellence among faculty and staff in the college's School of Human Environmental Sciences.
UK extension program got kids excited about the farmers market
Published on Aug. 28, 2017
An innovative extension program helped introduce young people to the farmers market and kept them returning throughout the summer.
Extension program does more than just grow vegetables
Published on Jul. 19, 2017
A garden project in Henderson is helping the intellectually and developmentally challenged.