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Deborah Drury
Monday, 20 August 2018
Congratulations to Deborah Drury for graduating from the Master of Science in Holistic Nutrition program. Deborah previously earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a retired teacher and registered nurse who taught Health Occupations to high school...
Thomas Burke
Thursday, 05 July 2018
Congratulations to Thomas Burke for graduating Summa Cum Laude from the Scientific Foundations of Holistic Nutrition certificate program. Thomas also graduated from Ocean County College in New Jersey and earned an Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Studies. He believes that nutrition has a...
Debbie Bockhold
Monday, 02 July 2018
Congratulations to Debbie Bockhold for graduating Summa Cum Laude from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education program. Debbie also holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from California State University Fullerton. She worked as a...
Shomika Patange
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Congratulations to Shomika Patange for graduating from the Master of Science in Holistic Nutrition program. Shomika earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Microbiology from the University of Central Florida. After a personal experience and research, she became interested in nutrition...
Jill Maronde
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Congratulations to Jill Maronde for graduating Summa Cum Laude from the Master of Science in Holistic Nutrition program. Jill also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from The University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA. Her passion is helping others attain optimal health and the chance to live...

Hawthorn graduate Georgette Schwartz speaks candidly about the importance of her Hawthorn education. For info on Hawthorn's programs and courses, click here.

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2016 Kira Whitham Grad Testimonial

  • "Hawthorn gave me the opportunity to pursue an education that I was truly passionate about...Every shred of knowledge I gained has helped me in shaping my professional career.”
    Alexander Prather // MSTN Graduate 2017
  • “Hawthorn helped me gain the skill and expertise of Holistic Nutrition which helped me tremendously in my profession as a clinical dietitian.”
    Rajesh Kumari // DSC Graduate 2017
  • “Hawthorn gave me an excellent foundation in nutritional health. I think of the information I learned at Hawthorn as a deep dive into the understanding of food, supplements, and herbs and how all of those things interact in the body. I feel confident with my knowledge of how nutrition impacts the body.”
    Amy White // MSHN 2016
  • “The MSHN program at Hawthorn U was thorough and prepared me so well for a career as a Holistic Nutritionist...I am proud to hold my masters degree with Hawthorn University!”
    Megan Ulrichs // MSHN Graduate 2016
  • "...my Hawthorn education was invaluable when my husband had a heart attack a year ago. Through access to Hawthorn's data base and instructors, I was able to help guide my husband through his recovery."
    Marilyn Ravesies // MSTN Graduate 2015
  • "Hawthorn provides an amazing educational experience that will change not only clients lives but the students and everyone around them."
    Serena Ryder // MSHN Graduate 2015