A letter of solidarity and sustainable support was released jointly by BioFoodTech Centre, Canada’s Smartest Kitchen, and the Food Island Partnership on Thursday, April 16 2020 in response to the ongoing worldwide COVID-19 pandemic.
Quote of the Month: “Laughter is brightest where food is best.” ~ Irish proverb
The Practical Nursing program and Applied Research Department completed a college-wide student survey to determine what food insecurity looks like for college students. CSK demonstrated brain boosting smoothies, the importance of healthy eating and how proper nutrition can impact students’ academic performance at two campus locations as a support to this initiative. CSK observed over […]
CSK led an experiential sensory evaluation exercise with 16 youth exploring career options. This included a hands-on demonstration of how Product Developers taste and evaluate food products during research and development.
CSK worked with leadership students to prepare brain-boosting snacks during exam week. Menu items included blueberry-spinach smoothies and two kinds of healthy breakfast bars. This ongoing collaboration demonstrated the importance and benefits of healthy living. Additionally, CSK staff led two smoothie and breakfast bar sessions during the school’s Wellness Expo.
CSK partnered with the Holland College Varsity Athletics Department to facilitate three semi-structured focus group sessions which included healthy snack options during their breaks. Two groups of student athletes and one group of coaching staff participated. The intent of the sessions was to gain qualitative, conversational data which in turn could be used to better […]