Handling an Allergic Reaction in College

Handling an Allergic Reaction in College

This post is written by Brittany, she is currently a Sophomore studying at Vanderbilt University. She has peanut and soy allergies and recently became a Nima College Ambassador. Lots of anxieties loom when a student moves away to college. I had plenty of the usual...
Gluten-Free Meals at Home for Spring Break

Gluten-Free Meals at Home for Spring Break

Lindsey is currently a Nima College Ambassador studying at the University of Iowa. She is a celiac warrior and a member of the University of Iowa’s Celi-Yaks Club.   Spring break provided me with the much-needed opportunity to make some gluten-free meals at home....
Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free & Meatless

Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free & Meatless

This post is written by Tatjana Mustac. Tatjana is a college ambassador with celiac disease and a native of Queens, NY.  Besides being strictly gluten-free for my journey with celiac disease, I have also become dairy-free and meatless. And of course, I still have a...
Gluten-Free Wedding Guide

Gluten-Free Wedding Guide

This post is written by Isabella Rossetti. Isabella is a Nima College Ambassador, celiac warrior, and studies at Connecticut College. This month, my cousin got married in Athens, GA. This wedding was planned over a year in advance– at a time when I was not...
Finding a Food Allergy Friendly College

Finding a Food Allergy Friendly College

As high school seniors start to hear back from college admissions, tensions are high–and not just because of the possibility of getting rejected from a school on the top of the list. For soon-to-be college students with food allergies, living — and eating — away...