Alamo Section 2017 Holiday Party

December 9, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Join the Alamo IFT Section for a family friendly evening! Eric Caballero, current board member, has offered to host a Christmas Party at his home. Potluck: Food provided by IFT Officers; You can sign up here:...

2017 Alamo IFT Golf Outing

We would like to first thank all of our 26+ sponsors for stepping up and helping fund the scholarships. We are thankful that Ajinomoto Windsor was our Platinum Sponsor and also sponsored a team of Purple Heart Veterans. Without the sponsors we would not be able to...

Chair’s Corner – November 2017

What a great golf tournament and scholarship award dinner we had at Ft. Sam Houston this year. We are grateful for all the players, volunteers and especially all of our sponsors who were a part of this annual event. For years this as been a great way to meet new...

Candidates Seeking an Internship for Summer 2018

Courtney Simonetti B.S. in both Food and Nutritional Sciences at Texas A&M University Open to working in all areas of production. Especially interested in Sensory Science and Product Development. Excited to apply my product development, chemistry, and nutrition...

3rd Annual: IFT-TAMU Day

October 13, 2017, College Station, TX. You are invited to the 3rd annual joint meeting of the Longhorn and Alamo IFT Sections at Texas A&M University’s Department of Nutrition and Food Science. Join us in fun, food, games, and 1-on-1 interactions with Texas...

Chair’s Corner – October 2017

As we start a new Alamo IFT fiscal year we want to thank everyone for all of their hard work this past year and for helping make our events a success. All of the officers and volunteers are working hard on planning and coordinating events for this up coming 2017-2018...

Lunch ‘n Learn – Contemporary Nutrition & Labeling

May 25, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Roger Clemens DrPH, CFS, FIFT, FASN, FACN, CNS, FIAFST View SlideShow The intent of updating the nutrition labeling criteria of foods is to reduce risk factors associated with obesity and other noncommunicable diseases.  These criteria...

FDA Extends Menu Labeling Compliance Date to 2018

The FDA extends the compliance date for menu labeling requirement to May 7, 2018. This extension allows for further consideration of what opportunities there may be to reduce costs and enhance the flexibility of these requirements beyond those reflected in the final...

Chair’s Corner – May 2017

Hello All! A big thank you to Michael Johnson at Kiolbassa for speaking to our group about culture in the workplace. It sparked great conversations, questions and we all were able to take something valuable away from the talk. Thank you also to Food Safety Net...

Lunch ‘n Learn – Return On Culture

April 27, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Michael Johnson VP of Organizational Development at Kiolbassa Provision Company LinkedIn Michael joined the Kiolbassa in 2007 as an intern while working on his MBA. Six months later, he joined the company as the Marketing and Brand...