July 2015

Smart Smoothies...How to Improve What You Put in Your Blender - July 21

Are smoothies a part of your current diet? Come learn more about building a smarter smoothie. We will explore several different topics including: ways your smoothies can be unhealthy; the differences between smoothies and juicing, and ways to make heart smart smoothies. We will also discuss the nutritional benefits of smoothie boosters such as flax and chia seeds.

VEN and FST professors featured on cover of CAES' Outlook magazine

A partnership between UC Davis and Agilent Technologies brought together Agilent employee Jenny Nelson and professors Alyson Mitchell of FST and Susan Ebeler of VEN. Nelson is an Adjunct Professor in VEN and offers expertise on equipment her company provided to the UC Davis Food Safety and Measurement Facility.

The Caregiving Generation Webinar - July 28

Caring for aging relatives is an overwhelming responsibility. Join Bright Horizons® for the next Family Matters webinar as we discuss what caregiving looks like in todays world, how you can cope, and strategies for effectively managing your life, and theirs.

Sustain Your Vitality with Feldenkrais - July 23

Much in the workplace can drain your energy: long periods of sitting, tight deadlines, the glare of a computer screen. In this presentation you will learn three surprisingly simple strategies for working effectively all day and having energy to spare for your evening activities.

Meditation at UCDHS - July 20

For the 2015 Meditation Series, each month we will explore practical suggestions on how to live a radiantly healthy life. We will learn how to have more energy and vitality, to be receptive, to be relaxed, to recharge the body, calm the mind, open the heart and to have positive, cheerful and wholesome attitudes.