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Nutrition Education and Counseling

You can set up an appointment with Kate by emailing her at or scheduling via this CALENDAR

If you have a diagnosis like a food allergy or celiac disease that requires meal accomodations, more information is available on the Dining Services site online.

To find tips on balanced nutrition, please reference the NOURISH campaign here.

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Meet Kate! 

Dining Services and the Office of Health Promotion offers nutrition consultations with the Administrative Dietitian, Kate Sweeney, MS, RD. Kate became interested in nutrition through sports performance. As a collegiate swim coach, Kate found that she did not know how to help the student-athletes optimize their nutrition. After reading about the subject, she decided to go to graduate school in nutrition. During this process, Kate transitioned from being a college swimmer to competing in triathlons in the US and internationally, using nutrition to optimize performance along the way. After becoming a dietitian, she worked in the hospital setting counseling patients, specifically in the areas of eating disorders, sports nutrition, obstetrics, lung transplant and wellness. Kate takes a non-diet, Intuitive Eating approach to counseling. She strives to help clients find balance in their eating and in their lives.