Institute for Obesity Research and Program Evaluation

News

Research

 

AgriLife Today

  • Cooking Well with Diabetes classes set for November in Schertz
    Sep 10Cooking Well with Diabetes classes set for November in Schertz

    SCHERTZ – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices for Guadalupe, Bexar and Comal counties will present a series of four Cooking Well with Diabetes classes in November at Schertz United Methodist Church, 3460 Roy Richard Drive in Schertz. All classes will be held on Mondays at the church from 5:30-7:30 p.m., starting Nov. 3 […]

  • Medina County Women’s Conference slated for Oct. 24 in Castroville
    Sep 03Medina County Women’s Conference slated for Oct. 24 in Castroville

    Coordinators tout event as  ‘day of motivation, inspiration, education and laughter’ CASTROVILLE — The 2014 Medina County Women’s Conference, presented by Sisters  Inc. and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, will be held 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 24  at the Braden Keller Center, 1410 Amelia St. in Castroville. Organizers said the event typically draws more […]

  • AgriLife Extension seeks to make Texans ‘disaster aware’ as part of national efforts
    Sep 01AgriLife Extension seeks to make Texans ‘disaster aware’ as part of national efforts

    COLLEGE STATION – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is supporting National Preparedness Month efforts by asking Texans to ready their families, businesses and communities for a disaster or emergency, said an AgriLife Extension family development and resource specialist in College Station. “AgriLife Extension is focusing even greater attention on disaster preparedness during September, as […]

  • Backyard Basics Workshop Sept. 13 in Austin will focus on homegrown, homemade foods
    Aug 21Backyard Basics Workshop Sept. 13 in Austin will focus on homegrown, homemade foods

    AUSTIN – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Travis County Master Gardeners will present the Backyard Basics Workshop from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Austin Community College south campus, 1820 W. Stassney Lane in Austin. “The public is invited to this event that will feature hands-on instruction and presentations by AgriLife […]

  • 4-H and Biggest Loser star call attention to healthy youth lifestyles
    Aug 204-H and Biggest Loser star call attention to healthy youth lifestyles

    Trek across Panhandle to include four stops Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Shawnte Clawson, 806-677-5600, sfclawson@ag.tamu.edu AMARILLO – Area 4-H’ers will join NBC’s Biggest Loser season 14 finalist Joe Ostaszewski this summer on his “Riding It Forward” cross-country bike tour to raise awareness for healthy living across America. Ostaszewski, a former Florida State University […]