Western Kentucky University

Calendar 2014-2015




Dietetic Internship Program Director:

Jane Simmons, MS, RD, LD

Family and Consumer Sciences

1906 College Heights Blvd #11037

Bowling Green, KY  42101-1037

270-745-5224 (phone)

270-745-3999 (fax)

dietetic.internship@wku.edu (e-mail)


lauri.warden@wku.edu (e-mail)

Calendar for 2014-2015 Western Kentucky University Dietetic Interns

This program will consist of 1,208 hours of supervised practice experience with a concentration in community nutrition.  Students will complete 32 weeks of supervised practice (16 both the fall and spring semesters).  The class and rotation calendar are planned for each student.  The program start date is in mid-August (the week before University classes begin) and the scheduled completion date is in late April/early May.  Vacation and holidays include Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the adjacent Friday, a two-week semester break, and Martin Luther King Day.  Interns will be required to be on campus one Friday per month during the internship. Interns will be given one week off between the first and second rotation and second and third rotations.

FALL 2014

Orientation Week on campus - August 18-22

Rotations begin - August 25

Labor Day - September 1

Thanksgiving Holiday - November 27-28

Break - December 22-January 2

ON CAMPUS - September 26, October 31, and December 5


Rotations Continue - January 5

MLK Holiday - January 19

On campus - January 30

KyAND Day at the Capitol - TBA (early February)

On campus - March 6

KyFNCE - March 23-25 (Louisville)

Rotations end - May 1





 Last Modified 7/9/14