Earn a Graduation Cord

TSDA Cord Qualifications

Beginning Fall 2018, TSDA is offering graduation cords for members to earn as an achievement of service and participation!

Here’s how you earn them:

First three bullets must be earned each semester, doubling the total for the year. Submit hours earned to eatrighttsda@gmail.com

  • Participate in 6 hours of community service
  • Attend 2 Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic events in your area
  • 5 hours of service for TSDA by:
    • 1hr – Participate in TSDA’s annual Nutrition Bowl
    • 1hr – Submit a blog post (unlimited)
    • 2hr – Apply for an officer position
    • 1hr – Vote in the TSDA election
    • 1hr – Share and tag TSDA on social media 3 times
    • 2hr – Create a fundraiser for TSDA at your school
    • 1hr – Earn $50 for TSDA fundraisers
    • 1hr – Sell 3 TSDA T-shirts
    • 2hr – Volunteer to be a TSDA Liaison (additional hour earned for each conference call attended)

 

*For Spring 2018 ONLY we will allow TSDA members graduating to earn cords for one semester’s worth of hours. Deadline: April 27, 2018