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Getting Involved as a Nutrition Student: Advice Column

Welcome to The RD2BE Blog! To kick off our new addition to RD2BE, our first section will be dedicated to unique advice on getting involved as a nutrition student. A perfect topic to cover during the summer!

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Student Liaison

Struggling to find a flexible volunteer experience that directly relates to dietetics? Click here to find out more information about a virtual volunteer option through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Why is Leadership Experience Important?

When applying for DICAS, you hear countless times the importance of having leadership experience on that resume. Why is that? Find out here!

Why is Volunteering Important?

Like leadership experience, dietetic internship directors want to see volunteer experience (and a lot of it!). Understanding the meaning behind it can be a great starting point for finding a volunteer opportunity that aligns with your passions and goals. Check it out!

How Do I Gain Nutrition Experience?

The belly of the beast regarding professional development as an RD2BE. Especially in the pandemic era, it seems to be a continual struggle for RD2BEs to find a nutrition experience, whether professional or volunteer, that prepares them for DICAS and internships. Discover ways to gain nutrition experience here!

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