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AAFCS member Nicholas Zimmerman, CFCS, and Rachael Ray have more in common than just healthy cooking and proper knife techniques.  They both recognize the need for more family and consumer sciences teachers in the classroom and want to equip students for life skills.  Watch Back to School with Rach here.  #FCSsuccess

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Members on the Move Graphic: Morgan State University. Burgundy Frame with "Members on the Move" at the top; Betty Lamp logo and "Celebrating the impact and accomplishments of American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Members #AAFCSmemberimpact #FCSsuccess" at the bottom. In the center, the logo in orange and blue of Morgan State University, and the text "In honor of Black History Month, AAFCS is pleased to feature Assembly of Higher Education institutional member, Morgan State University. Not only is it the largest historically black college and university (HBCU) in Maryland, it's located in the 2020 #AAFCSac host city, Baltimore! The Dept. of Family and Consumer Sciences offers the Bachelor of Science degree in Family and Consumer Sciences with two tracks-Fashion Merchandising and General Family and Consumer Studies. Besides academic rigor, it is known for its beautiful campus; the National Trust for Historic Preservation recently named Morgan State University a "national treasure".



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