Issue 96, Mar. 25, 2016

Letter from the Editor

By Suzanne Lazar, student, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

As we continue through National Nutrition Month and approach the 2016 Student Wellness Retreat in April ... MORE

Sunday Meal Planning Can Make A Week's Worth of Healthy Choices

By Holly R. Layer, contributing writer, The Buffalo News

One of the biggest challenges to eating real, healthy food is a busy schedule. Unfortunately, we’re all busier than ever ... MORE

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Minority Students in Action Teams Up with Eastern Suffolk BOCES to Tutor Students in Pathway Program

By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange

Through a collaboration with Eastern Suffolk BOCES, Minority Students in Action, a student club, launched the MSiA * BOCES Pathway Program for adult literacy ... MORE

March to a Healthier You with Peanuts

By Suzanne Lazar, student, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

March is filled with great nutritional information and activities. In addition to National Nutrition Month, it’s also National Peanut Month ... MORE

Other News

Beyond the Body Mass Index , By Pam Moore, student, SUNY Empire State College

Nutrition Strategies for Caregivers, By Ellie Wilson, MS, RD, senior nutritionist, Price Chopper

Did You Know

Registration is still open for the 2016 Student Wellness Retreat on April 14-16, at The Hilton in downtown Albany, N.Y. 

Creative Corner

Social Corner

Article Contributors

Helen Edelman

Holly R. Layer

Sue Lazar

Pam Moore

Eric Norcross

Ellie Wilson

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