STEAM event in Kinesiology and Health Department

IMG_0579IMG_0484With the guidance of Miami University’s Clinical Nutrition Faculty member, Nancy Parkinson, a combination of eighty elementary school students and their parents, nutrition, coding and engineering students, participated in the Third Annual STEAM conference this past Sunday.

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Participants were involved in engaging activities with an emphasis on nutrition in the areas of Science, Engineering, Technology, Art andĀ MathIMG_0466.

The event was hosted by the Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the students in the KNH 453H Nutrition Education Seminar course and various other student organizations on campus.

IMG_0544Participants enjoyed learning more about how nutrition is integrated in each discipline as well as partaking in a IMG_0574nutrition lunch.

Everyone is looking forward to the event next year!

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