Office of Student Life

Student Wellness Center

Nutrition Webinars

Join the Student Wellness Center for a spring virtual webinar series. Register for any of the webinars using the links below. Email nutrition@osu.edu with any questions. Thanks and we look forward to seeing you!

Fad Diets: Fact, fiction or fake?

Date: Wednesday, January 27

Time: 6:30-7:30pm

Diet trends are constantly changing and the amount of nutrition information people are exposed to can feel overwhelming and confusing. This webinar will explore the pros and cons of popular diets so that you can approach healthy eating in a realistic, simple and sustainable way.

Register for the Fad Diets webinar

Cooking Demo: Buckeye Bites

Date: Wednesday, February 24

Time: 5:00-5:30pm

Did you know you have all the tools to cook a delicious desert with a microwave? Join the Student Wellness Center's Registered Dietitian for a cooking demo to make Buckeye Bites. Ingredients include peanut butter, powdered sugar, butter, pretzels, and chocolate. Participants will be responsible for picking up their ingredients and supplies in the Student Wellness Center the week of the event. Supplies are limited to the first 30 people who sign-up.

This event has reached capacity for available supplies and ingredients. If you would still like to attend this virtual event to watch the demo, please email nutrition@osu.edu. 

Register for the Buckeye Bites cooking demo

The Weight of Stigma in a Diet Culture World

Date: Friday, February 26

Time: 2:00-3:00pm

Weight stigma is a pervasive issue that affects people of all shapes and sizes, particularly people in larger bodies. This interactive presentation will explore factors that contribute to weight bias and its harmful effects, myths around Body Mass Index and weight loss, and how movements like Health At Every Size and Intuitive Eating improve health outcomes from a holistic approach. This webinar is part of events for Love Your Body Week.

Register for the Weight Stigma webinar

Cooking Demo: Brownie in a Bowl

Date: Wednesday, March 31

Time: 5:30-6:00pm

Did you know you have all the tools to cook a delicious desert with a microwave? Join the Student Wellness Center's Registered Dietitian for a ‘Brownie in a Bowl’ cooking demo. Brownie ingredients include flour, cocoa, vanilla, salt, sugar, sugar substitute, olive oil and berries. Participants will be responsible for picking up their ingredients and supplies in the Student Wellness Center the week of the event. Supplies are limited to the first 30 people who sign-up. 

Register for the Brownie in a Bowl cooking demo

Plant-Based Diets: What’s at ‘steak’?

Date: Wednesday, March 31

Time: 6:30-7:30pm

There's a growing interest in following plant-based diets for a variety of reasons like the environment, animal welfare, health and finances. This workshop will cover the benefits and considerations of following a plant-based diet, along with tips and ideas to ensure you get the nutrients you need for a 'plant-astic' diet.

Register for the Plant-Based Diets webinar

Mindful Eating in the N.O.W. Moment

Date: Wednesday, April 14

Time: 6:30-7:30pm

Have you ever struggled to be in tune with your body’s needs or found yourself eating for reasons other than hunger? This interactive presentation will explore the 10 principles of becoming an intuitive eater and how to develop a develop a healthy, positive relationship with food. This event will take place as part of events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Registration link to come

Nutrition Education and Coaching