February 25, 2011
Kudos to Feifei Han whose dissertation, under the direction of Dr. Beilei Ge, has been selected as one of the College of Agriculture's submission for the LSU Distinguished Dissertation Award.
February 21, 2011
LSU Food Science students make final round of the Institute of Food Technologists Student Association Heart Healthy Product Development Competition with a tea-based drink called a bubble tea.
January 24, 2011
The 7th Annual LA Food Processors Conference will be held March 16-17, 2011
and Registration is here.
January 10, 2011
Congratulations to Huaixia (Eva) Yin, Ph.D. student in Food Science, for receiving the 2011 AOCS Honored Student award. The award recognizes outstanding research in any area of science dealing with fats and lipids. The award provides registration, lodging, meals and partial travel expenses to attend the 2011 May AOCS meeting in Cincinnati, OH.
January 3, 2011
Congratulations to the following students who were on the Chancellor’s Roll and Dean’s List for December 2010. Cody LaHoste made the Chancellor’s Honor Roll, while Sara Black, Danielle Johnson, Samantha Stein and Dorothy Goettert made the Dean’s List.
December 16, 2010
IFT announces its Feeding Tomorrow Scholar for 2010-2011 and it is LSU's Adriana Soto Rodriguez Gil
December 15, 2010
LSU Food Science students make it to the Research Chefs Association Student Culinology finals again!
November 9, 2010
Food Science graduate students, Adriana Soto Rodriguez Gil and Jose Daniel Estrada Andino, inducted into Phi Kappa Phi
August 29, 2010
Dr. Xu's black rice research featured on CBS, CNN
August 27, 2010
Dr. Xu gives presentation on antioxidant loaded "forbidden" rice at the 240th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society
August 23, 2010
Join the RCA Southeastern Region for this educational and social networking event. The event will include Culinology Demonstrations, a Gulf Coast Seafood Update and Seafood Safety Educational Seminar, Catered Tailgate Party, and an LSU football game. Click here to register.
August 16, 2010
Congratulations to Dr. Ge being named to the editorial board of Applied and Environmental Microbiology
July 26, 2010
Kudos to IFT national meeting student award winners Srijanani Sundararajan, Damir Torrico, Yuting Wan, Pamarin Waimaleongora-Ek, Jose Estrada, Luis Espinoza Rodezno, Jianing Pu
July 23, 2010
Congratulations to the LSU Food Science "Saras" trio for their recent COA awards: Sara Maxwell, Sara Menard and Sara Black
June 18, 2010
Kudos to Drs. No, Meyers, Prinyawiwatkul and Xu for IFT citation recognition of their paper "Applications of chitosan for improvement of quality and shelf life of foods: A review"
June 14, 2010
Congratulations to Dr. Kenneth McMillin being named 2010 IFT Fellow
June 9, 2010
Congratulations to the following food science undergraduate students who were recognized for their academic achievement. Students who made the Spring 2010 Chancellor's Honor Roll were Sara Beth Black and Michael Lloyd Strickland. Students who made the Spring 2010 Dean's List include Sara Lynn Menard, Evan Michael Vinet, Samantha Nichole Stein, Laura Elizabeth Waddell, and Matthew Allen Gable.
June 8. 2010
Congratulations to the LSU Food Science Club for making it to the finals for the IFTSA Chapter of the Year competition. Only six chapters from schools all over the nation make it to the finals. Winners will be announced at the annual Institute of Food Technologists meeting July 19 in Chicago, IL.
May 19, 2010
Congratulations to our IFT Foundations Scholarship winners: undergraduates - Kristen Davis, Sara Black; graduates - Darryl Holliday, Adriana Soto, Huaixia Yin
May 3, 2010
LSU Food Science students and faculty win awards from Gamma Sigma Delta
April 29, 2010
Kudos to Jiemin Chen for winning the slot of Vice President of Program in the 2010/2011 ISA/ICC election
April 12, 2010
LSU Food Science College Bowl Team earns third in Southeastern competition.
April 7, 2010
Kudos to Eva & Kevin for their scholarship wins
March 5, 2010
LSU Food Science students are on the march to IFT with 9 papers in student competition
March 3, 2010
Kudos to Dr. Ge in the news again
February 9, 2010
Dr. Witoon Prinyawiwatkul presents workshop, short course and seminar at Chiang Mai University in Thailand
February 1, 2010
Congratulations to Darryl Holliday for winning the 2010 Bill Hahne Memorial Scholarship award from the Research Chefs Association.
January 12, 2010
Sixth Annual Louisiana Food Processors Conference announced for
March 17-18, 2010
December 2, 2009
Congratulations to our scholarship winners: Sara Black, Tracy Heffes, Danielle Johnson, Sara Maxwell, Sara Menard, Karen Garcia, Nicole Hazard and Huiaxia Yin
Novemeber 2, 2009
Dr. Sathivel has article on entrepreneur.com
October 12-13, 2009
Dr. Prinyawiwatkul presents sensory short course at Universidad Autonoma Chapingo, Texcoco, Mexico
September 29, 2009
Food Navigator.com touts LSU Food Science study for healthier mayonnaise
September 17, 2009
Date set for 6th Annual LA Food Processor's Conference - March 17-18, 2010
September 1, 2009
Dr. Subramaniam Sathivel will present an invited paper at the 3rd Trans-Atlantic Fisheries Technology Conference held in Copenhagen, Denmark, September 15-18, 2009
August 24, 2009
Registration for Meat & Poultry Roundtable Now Open.
August 12, 2009
Congratulations to Karen Garcia, new Food Science Club president. See Fall Food Science Club activities.
August 6, 2009
Kudos to Dr. Ken McMillin who has been awarded the 2009 American Meat Science Association Signal Service Award.
July 17, 2009
LSU Food Science Department featured in LSU Wire
July 16, 2009
Registration Now Open for HACCP Reduced Oxygen Packaging Training Course (July 27, 31)
July 16, 2009
Registration Now Open for Sanitation Control Procedures Training Program (Oct. 5) and Seafood HACCP Course (Oct. 6-8)
June 16, 2009
Dr. Beilei Ge recognized by UC-Davis Produce Safety Center
June 11, 2009
Kudos to Rosaly Manaois on winning third place in the IFT Food Chemistry Division poster competition.
May 19, 2009
Congratulations! Louisiana Gulf Section has been
selected as a 2007-2008 IFT Certificate of Merit
May 15, 2009
Congratulations FS Students! The LSU Food Science Club is one of the top six finalists for IFTSA Chapter of the Year Competition!
April 30, 2009
LSU News Spotlights Food Science students at RCA competition
April 23, 2009
Kudos to Gamma Sigma Delta faculty awardees Joan King and Witoon Prinyawiwatkul and to Graduate Student Merit Honor Roll awardees Karen Garcia, Feifei Han, Reshani Nisansala Senevirathne, and Pamarin Waimaleongora-Ek
April 17, 2009
Congratulations to new Food Science Club officers: President- Karen Garcia; Vice-President- Hope Hartwell; Treasurer- June No; Secretary- Wannita Jirangrat; Ag Rep- Alison Hunter; Student Room- Adriana Soto; Outreach and Recruitment- Danielle Johnson; Website- Damir Torrico; Social Activities- Nicole Hazard
March 27, 2009
Kudos to scholarship winners - Adriana Soto [Central Analytical Laboratory Scholarship], Pamarin Waimaleongora-Ek [Tom Quinn Scholarship], Reshani Senevirathne [IFT Carbohydrate Division Graduate Scholarship] and (Eva) Huaixia Yin [IFT-LA Gulf Coast Section Scholarship].
March 17, 2009
LSU Culinology Competition Team YouTube video
March 11, 2009
LSU Food Science Department Shines at the Research Chefs Association’s Annual Competitions
March 4, 2009
Meat & Poultry Roundtable Wed. Mar. 4 @9:00am - 212 Efferson
March 2, 2009
Meat & Poultry HACCP Conference scheduled forApril 21-23
February 13, 2009
Agenda for the 5th Annual Lousiana Food Processors Conference
January 21, 2009
LSU Food Science announces the 2009 Louisiana Food Processors Golf Tournament
- proceeds to Dr. Joseph A. Liuzzo Scholarship Fund
January 12, 2009
Press release of LSU Food Science Club Awards Ceremony
December 22, 2008
Date for 2009 Better Process Control School at LSU
December 19, 2008
Congratulations to our 2008 Fall Graduates, Craig Nelson, B.S.; Amanda Clayton, B.S.; Madalyn Thibodeaux, B.S.; and Naomi Sundalius, M.S.
December 18, 2008
Date for 5th annual Louisiana Food Processors Conference set
December 15, 2008
Pre-Med area of concentration added to Food Science Undergraduate Program
December 11, 2008
Happy Holidays in Baton Rouge - rare Baton Rouge snow day
--Thanks to Bonnie Mann
December 1, 2008
LSU Food Science Team Earns High Placing at National Competition
November 26, 2008
Congratulations to the new initiates in Gamma Sigma Delta - Subramaniam Sathivel, Feifei Han, Rosaly Manaois
November 14, 2008
Beilei Ge on receiving one of the first research awards from The Center for Produce Safety at UC Davis aimed at providing the produce industry with the best science available to enhance food safety systems from field to fork.
November 12-13, 2008
Another successful LSU Food Science Industry Advisory Board Meeting. Industry representatives pledge support for LSU Food Science program.
Fall 2008 Meat and Poultry HACCP Class
June 28 - July1, 2008
LSU Food Science hosts Institute of Food Technologists National Meeting
Kudos to 2008 Outstanding IFT Section and Division Volunteers - John Finley, Ashley Bond and Joan King
LSU Food Science head, John Finley, elected to IFT Board of Directors
IFTSA offers Director of Research Paper Competition to Reshani Senevirathe, Department of Food Science
Kudos to 2008 Food Industry Scholarship winners - Amy Jones, Brittney Durfrene
Kudos to Witoon Prinyawiwatkul, Department of Food Science, for receiving Alumni Association's Faculty Excellence Award and being named College of Agriculture Outstanding Teacher of the Year
April 23, 2008
New Food Science Club Officers for the 2008-2009: President - Lauren Cook; Vice President - Pamarin Waimaleongora-Ek; Secretary - Alison Hunter; Treasurer - Eva (Huaixia Yin); Ag Representative - Sarah Witt
March 31, 2008
Kudos to 2008 Central Analytical Lab Scholarship winner Huaixia Yin
February 8, 2008
Kudos to 2008 Research Chefs Association Scholarship winner Madalyn Thibodeaux