Neema Shosho – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Neema Shosho – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Summary: Neema Shosho is an iAGRI-sponsored master’s scholar in Food and Nutritional Sciences from Tuskegee University. A volunteer experience that Neema had as a teenager exposed her to the realities of food scarcity and malnutrition in her native Tanzania....
Chacha Nyangi – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Chacha Nyangi – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Summary: Chacha Nyangi is an iAGRI-sponsored scholar at Sokoine University of Agriculture’s Department of Food Science and Technology.  Chacha worked in community mobilization and capacity building throughout Tanzania for nearly a decade before beginning his...
Glory Mhalu – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Glory Mhalu – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Summary: Glory Mhalu is an iAGRI-sponsored food science and human nutrition student at Michigan State University.  Glory’s master’s research investigates the effectiveness of utilizing orange-fleshed sweet potatoes to enrich porridge with vitamin A, in...
Mariam Marianda – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Mariam Marianda – Food Science and Human Nutrition

Summary: Mariam Joseph Marianda is an iAGRI-sponsored scholar from Dar es Salaam who is pursuing her master’s degree in food science and human nutrition from the University of Florida. Mariam earned a B.A. from Sokoine Agricultural University in 2008 and worked...