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Nutrition, biochemistry, physiology, metabolism

The USDA Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) was established in 1994 to improve the nutrition and well-being of Americans. MyPlate illustrates the five good groups that are the building blocks for a health diet using a familiar image. Visit Choose for information on specific food groups, physical activity, eating on a budget, dietary guidelines, videos, and more.

Department of Family & Consumer Sciences Links

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences is located in 3000 Mariposa Hall; Telephone - 278-6393; email at