Author Archive: Joseph Dixon

Sunday Morning Blog during the Pandemic – April 5th – Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020

Dear Everyone:   I hope you are safe and healthy at this very turbulent time.  I want you to know that there is a group of students in the class who are health care professions who are working hard to keep us healthy and safe. Some of them are EMTs. My thanks go out to each …

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Important Exam 2 Update – April 3rd Blog – Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020

Exam 2 is now available in Homework Mode on TopHat!! Update:  You just need to submit each question; there is no additional submit Exam/Homework command in the Homework version of Exam 2.   Exam 2 is now available in Homework mode on TopHat. You can now take the exam whenever you wish to – even …

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More Questions – April 2nd Blog – Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020

Diet Assignment is now due on Monday, April 6th, at 10 pm! Comments on the Diet Assignment: The diet assignment has been given to over 2,000 students since Spring 2017 and to maybe 8,000 students over 25 years. The questions in the word document have been pretty much the same over those years. The best …

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April 2nd Blog – Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – Update

Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – April 2nd Blog I just wanted to remind everyone that the Blog Site is the Epicenter of the On-Line Course. Please go there to keep track of what is going on.   https://howtocureobesity.com/   About 120 out of 300 students have taken Exam 2. Look on the Blog …

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Class 20 – Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – April 3rd – Chapter 10 – Start Water Soluble Vitamins

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Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – April 1st Blog – Second Time Exam 2 will be Given

Exam 2b is going to start at 4:00 pm today!  I will put the CODE for the TopHat Exam on this Blog at 4:00 pm.  Marijke is going to run the Exam.   Note:  The Review Session I did on Tuesday was recorded and is now available on Sakai.  It takes overnight for the recording …

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Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – March 31st Blog – After Review Session

We had the Review session today live using the Sakai Meetings Tool.  It lasted longer than a regular class – I think it ended at 3 pm.  It was recorded and will be available on Sakai sometime tomorrow.  I went through Lipids (Chapter 6) and Energy Balance (Chapter 8).  These are the main lectures and …

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Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – March 31st – Log On Code for Exam 2a on TopHat

The Code for Exam 2a is: 49ME4

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Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – March 31st Blog – Class 19 – Live Review Session for Exam 2 – Recorded through Sakai/Meetings – Also Possible Free Internet

Live Review Session for Exam 2 at 12:35 pm during Class Time Free Internet? – Please Check this Out! Hi professor Dixon! I hope all is well! My name is ____________, I’m currently in your Nutrition and Health class. I was looking at the blog and saw an email from a student talking about how they …

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Nutrition and Health – Spring 2020 – March 30th Blog- Part 2- Answers to the Quizzes now Assigned on TopHat

This is unusual, but because of Spring Break and the Shock of the Pandemic, we fell behind in quizzes.  So I assigned a whole bunch at the same time and you should do them before taking Exam 2 in order to study.  They are very easy, and you may not need an answer key, but …

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