Dr. Jeffrey Swada named Featured Alumnus at University of Illinois
Dr. Jeffrey Swada was named a Featured Food Science Alumnus at the University of Illinois.
Dr. Jeffrey Swada of MSU's Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition (FSHN) was named a Featured Alumnus in another FSHN Department -- at his alma mater, the University of Illinois. His photo can be seen on their Facebook and Twitter sites.
In Dr. Swada's words: “Being legally blind, I have had to overcome many challenges to become successful as a student and in my professional career. Throughout my journey at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, I was fortunate to have the guidance and support of faculty and advisors to help me overcome any hurdles that have stood between me and the ability to reach my full potential. My time at UIUC’s Food Science and Human Nutrition Department provided me with a firm foundation in the sciences, giving me a platform in which I could pivot into almost any career! I use my vast knowledge base provided by this program each day as I advise and teach hundreds of students at Michigan State University.”