How to Write a Personal Statement for your DICAS Application

If applying to a dietetic internship were a job opportunity, the personal statement would be the all-too-dreaded cover letter. You’re probably thinking to yourself… “Why can’t dietetic internship admissions committees just refer to my DICAS application, transcripts, resume, etc?” Well, sure, we could, but do you really believe who you are as a person can be [...]

2024-06-02T23:58:30+00:00June 2nd, 2024|Categories: DICAS|0 Comments

What to Know About Working in School Nutrition

Curious about what a career in school nutrition is like? Be Well Solutions Dietetic Internship faculty advisor, Sam Chin, MS, RDN, LD shared insight into his current role working in school nutrition. If you're considering completing a rotation at a school nutrition site or are interested in making this your career path, you'll want to keep [...]

2024-04-15T18:01:30+00:00January 2nd, 2024|Categories: RD Career Support|0 Comments

How a BWS DI Alum Became a Registered Dietitian

Maureen Daugherty, MS, RDN, LD is not only the Marketing Manager of the Be Well Solutions Dietetic Internship Program but is also a former intern. Learn how she became a registered dietitian and why she chose the BWS DI program for her dietetic internship. Becoming a registered dietitian wasn’t my initial career path but nutrition has [...]

2024-04-15T17:29:47+00:00January 2nd, 2024|Categories: Dietetic Internship, RD Career Support|0 Comments

5+ Reasons to Become a Registered Dietitian

Whether you’re interested in becoming a registered dietitian or already have the RD credential, here are a few reasons why BWS DI faculty love being in nutrition and dietetics. Did you know the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts that the “employment of dietitians and nutritionists is projected to grow 7 percent from 2022 to 2032, [...]

2023-12-18T16:29:05+00:00December 18th, 2023|Categories: RD Career Support|0 Comments

Bonus Blog: FNCE 2023 Recap

BWS DI Marketing Manager, Maureen Daugherty attended the Food and Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE) this year in Denver, Colorado. Attending FNCE in the mile-high city was quite an experience and if you’ve ever wondered what attending FNCE is like, keep reading to find out! Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado What was the [...]

2024-04-15T18:00:33+00:00November 30th, 2023|Categories: DICAS, Dietetic Internship|0 Comments

How to Prepare your Dietetic Internship Application

Preparing for your dietetic internship application begins the moment you decide to become a registered dietitian. Any dietetic intern who has gone through the DICAS application process can probably tell you the activities and volunteer opportunities they participated in early on (or wish they had), the study strategies they followed to achieve a good GPA, and [...]

2024-04-15T17:31:30+00:00November 13th, 2023|Categories: DICAS, Dietetic Internship|0 Comments

How to Prepare for a Dietetic Internship Interview

So your DICAS application is submitted and you’re impatiently waiting for Notification Day to arrive. But did you know that some programs include interviews as part of their application review process? While you thought submitting your application on time was the most stressful part of the process, you’re quickly rethinking this when you receive an invitation [...]

2024-04-15T17:35:51+00:00September 29th, 2023|Categories: DICAS, Dietetic Internship|0 Comments

What to Do after Passing the RD Exam

So you passed the RD Exam? Congratulations! Passing the RD Exam is an exhilarating experience and you are probably feeling immensely relieved after months of studying and wondering if all of your hard work during undergrad, grad school, and your dietetic internship would finally pay off. Although this is an exciting time and a cause for [...]

2024-06-10T15:36:37+00:00August 23rd, 2023|Categories: RD Career Support, RD Exam|0 Comments
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