Food, nutrition, and dietetics students are encouraged to become members of the Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics Club at Illinois State. The monthly meetings provide information about job opportunities available in the field and the opportunity to hear from dietetics professionals.
Members gain experience through catering events, including planning the menu, food purchasing and preparation, and organizing the food and service at the event. Community service projects also provide students with volunteer experiences helping others and opportunities to network and develop friendships with fellow students.
Health Promotion and Wellness offers free individual diet analysis and nutrition guidance for those striving to improve their lifestyle. Faculty, staff and students can meet one on one with Health Promotion & Wellness nutrition graduate assistant at no cost. They also provide presentations for campus groups and organizations.