Cooking Programs

The College of Health and Human Development is proud to offer these exciting outreach programs designed to promote good cooking and healthy lifestyles for all ages.

Cook like a chef camp

Cook Like a Chef

For over 10 years, the College of Health and Human Development and Department of Nutritional Sciences have offered Cook Like A Chef, a summer youth camp for 11-13 year olds. Over 200 children have participated in this popular day camp held on campus.


Home Chef

Home Chef

In 2013, Home Chef, led by Chef Kristi Branstetter, was added to bring fun and educational cooking programs to adults. Due to overwhelming response from the community, Chef Branstetter now offers six programs a year with a variety of themes and levels.


Home Chef Pro

Home Chef Pro

Beginning in fall of 2014, Chefs George Ruth and Jean-Pierre Ranjeva from the School of Hospitality Management will offer Home Chef Pro. Participants will have the opportunity to expand their skills in the newly renovated professional kitchen in Café Laura.