College of HHD

  • image shows students walking toward camera. The names of HHD's nine academic departments are shown.
  • children listen as a book is read to them. Early literacy.
  • Apparel Design and Merchandising students create from the first drawings to the completed garments.
  • community recreation at the RTM aquatic center at castaic lake.
  • nursing students learn to take blood pressure readings.
  • dancers in midair
  • Happy HHD 2018 graduates at commencement smiling at the camera

Marilyn Magaram Center for Food Science, Nutrition and Dietetics

variety of fruits and a sunflowerThrough research and evaluation technologies for food quality assessment, the Marilyn Magaram Center for Food Science, Nutrition and Dietetics has performed community service while educating future professionals since 1991. Students also study the effects of biological and chemical treatments on foods. Outreach projects include visits to low-income communities to share money-saving shopping tips and show families how to make nutritious and inexpensive meals.