Graduation Year

2018

Graduation Month

December

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science – Health and Human Performance

School or Department

Health and Human Performance

Major

Health and Human Performance – Community Health

Faculty Mentor

Annie Sondag

Faculty Mentor Department

Health and Human Performance

Keywords

socioecological model, eating habits, health behavior

Subject Categories

Public Health Education and Promotion

Abstract

The purpose of this project is to assess the dietary habits of college freshmen living in on-campus housing. A review of the literature regarding college student eating behavior is completed and examined through the socio-ecological model in order to identify key determinants affecting students’ meal choices. The second component of this project develops potential intervention plans specifically designed for UM students to improve eating habits campus wide.

Honors College Research Project

Yes

GLI Capstone Project

no

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