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The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN), part of the School of Applied Sciences at The University of Mississippi, is the only federally funded national center dedicated to applied research, education and training, and technical assistance for child nutrition programs. The Institute was established by Congress in the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 1989.

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The Mix Up Podcast – Episode 17- Bettina Applewhite

June 17th, 2022|

Join Chef Patrick as he Mixes it Up with Bettina Applewhite, Sr. Operations Supervisor, Southwest Area, Baltimore County Public Schools. In this episode, they chat about serving diverse communities, school nutrition as a career path, Bettina’s experience on Bravo’s Top Chef Amateurs, and more!

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The Mix Up Podcast – Episode 16- Rachel-Gooding

May 10th, 2022|

In this episode, Chef Patrick mixes it up with Chef Rachel Gooding, Senior Research Chef, CCS ® McCormick & Co., Inc. Join them as they chat about the good works of the McCormick Science Institute and how to develop flavorful foods with less sodium. This is an episode you truly can’t miss.

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The Mix Up Podcast – Episode 15- Ryan Yarnell

January 21st, 2022|

Chef Patrick is back on the mic, and this time he is joined by Chef Ryan Yarnell, Nutrition Services Chef with Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS). Listen in as they discuss how MNPS has continued to serve students despite staffing shortages, supply-chain issues, and more.

Travel Scholarships Available for 2022 Sessions of Introduction to School Nutrition Leadership

January 4th, 2022|

Attention Child Nutrition Directors with five years or less experience!

Travel Scholarships are available for 2022 sessions of Introduction to School Nutrition Leadership that will be held at the Institute of Child Nutrition in Oxford, Mississippi in March and June.

Apply now to receive reimbursement for travel expenses to attend Introduction to School Nutrition Leadership at ICN on one of the following dates.

March 14-18, 2022

June 13-17, 2022

Introduction to School Nutrition Leadership is a 4 ½ day session that provides an overview of the management components of school nutrition programs. The target audience [Read More]

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