Students & Recent Grads, You REALLY Don’t Want To Miss This!

What are the most common questions you as a student or recent graduate have for people working in the Food Industry? Do you have specific questions depending on the job function? Are you planning to Read More …

8 Facts About Quality Assurance Technicians

The reason why we do not hear about more food related illnesses is not a mistake.There are teams of trained professionals who have made it their job to ensure the safety of food. Safety is Read More …

How I Became A Campus Ambassador For The Food Industry!

Last Tuesday night, I attended the Food Science Club meeting at the University Guelph. As part of the Food Science Student council, I’m at every meeting anyway, but this night was a little more special. Read More …

Educational Debt. Is It Necessary?

In a history not far off, in a land right under your feet, people had skills without formal education. Youth were matched with elders who had a deep understanding of what it took to make Read More …

I Just Graduated, What’s The Best Advice For Negotiating My Salary?

Hey Team FoodGrads! Maybe you have this question, or maybe you know someone who has the same dilemma?  I have a question about salary negotiations. I applied to a company that was in a great Read More …

Does Having a Master’s Degree Make a Difference?

Hey Team FoodGrads! Maybe you have this question, or maybe you know someone who’s having the same dilemma? “I’ve completed my bachelors of engineering in food processing technology. I then did my advanced diploma in Read More …

Should I Take Food Science or Nutrition?

Hey Team FoodGrads! Maybe you have this question, or maybe you know someone who has the same dilemma? Perhaps you had never thought of a career in Food Science or Diet/Nutrition and want to learn Read More …

Getting a Job in Quality Assurance & Food Safety

Hello team FoodGrads! I received this question from a student recently; I’ve been looking at Quality Assurance positions in various food companies like Trophy Foods Inc., Maple Leaf Foods Inc, Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee Read More …