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News & Events

Melissa Starman
Friday, 14 April 2017
Congratulations to Melissa Starman for graduating cum Laude from the Nutrition Consultant certificate program. Melissa has a passion for health and wellness and helping people achieve optimal health through the assessment of their diet and lifestyle. Overcoming her own health issues with panic and...
Alexander Prather
Thursday, 13 April 2017
Congratulations to Alexander Prather for graduating cum Laude from the Master of Science in Traditional Nutrition program. Alexander also holds a Bachelor's degree from Georgia College in Exercise Science. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he discovered his passion for nutrition and entered...
Danielle Savard
Sunday, 02 April 2017
Congratulations to Danielle Savard for graduating Magna cum Laude from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education program. Danielle has a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, and a master’s degree in Public Administration. She learned to cook at the Institut de tourisme et...
Mary Egan
Monday, 27 March 2017
Congratulations to Mary Egan for graduating Magna cum Laude from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education program.  Mary graduated with honors from the University of Maryland receiving a BS degree. She is a certified holistic​ ​sports and life coach, an athlete, competitive...
Bethany Swanquist
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Congratulations to Bethany Swanquist for graduating Summa cum Laude from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education program. Bethany received her Bachelor's degree in Hospitality Business from Michigan State University and is a Certified Dietary Manager and the founder of Wildflower...


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Live Online Presentations

  • Dina Rose, PhD has developed a Habits Approach of effective techniques that;• help families focus on food patterns rather than individual nutrients, • improve snacking and • promote feeding strategies that are responsive to children’s hunger and satiety signals.There may be no more important public health initiative than helping Americans end overeating....

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Join us for an afternoon interview series featuring stories from Hawthorn Graduates. Listen live as they share their professional challenges and successes. Online the 1st Wednesday of each month.
May 3rd at 12 PM Pacific: My Career in Holistic Nutrition - Planning for Success with NC graduate Barbara Rodgers, NC, BCHNOCLICK HERE for more info and to RSVP.

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  • " Hawthorn education was invaluable when my husband had a heart attack a year ago. Through access to Hawthorn's data base and instructors, I was able to help guide my husband through his recovery."
    Marilyn Ravesies // MSTN Graduate 2015
  • "My time with Hawthorn was wonderfully invigorating and very challenging. I have studied health and nutrition for many years but entering a formal course of study exposed and helped fill in many necessary learning gaps."
    Janet Langford // NC Graduate 2015
  • "Going through the Masters of Holistic Nutrition was an incredible journey. I learned to better listen to my body, make changes to my lifestyle and share my experience with my family and the readers on my blog."
    Diana Glasser // MSHN Graduate 2015
  • "Hawthorn provides a solid foundation in holistic nutrition. It was especially helpful in my work as a psychologist and provided a perspective that many psychologists do not use in their work."
    June Rousso // MSHN Graduate 2015
  • "Hawthorn provides an amazing educational experience that will change not only clients lives but the students and everyone around them."
    Serena Ryder // MSHN Graduate 2015