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Nominations for IFT President-Elect and the IFT Board of Directors Open

The call for nominations for IFT President-Elect and theIFT Board of Directors is open.

As an IFT Past President, you each have an excellentunderstanding of the IFT Board of Directors work and the skills necessary toserve in these leadership positions. We encourage you to review your network of IFT membersand thoughtfully consider nominating a colleague for IFT President-Elect or theIFT Board of Directors.

All nomineeswho complete the required information will be considered by the Nominations& Elections Committee. To be eligible to be considered as a candidate, thenominee must be a ProfessionalMember of IFT.

In order tomeet scheduling demands, the deadline to submit nominations for IFT President-Elect or the IFT Board of Directors hasbeen shifted slightly to 5:00 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. The nomination form is availableonline.

Please take this opportunity to play a key role in the growth of IFT. If you have any questions, pleasecontact me at kmccohen@ift.org.

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Kelly
Nominations for IFT President-Elect and the IFT Board of Directors Open

The call fornominations for IFT President-Elect and the IFT Board of Directors is open.

 

We encourageyou to participate in the election process by nominating yourself or acolleague for IFT President-Elect or the IFT Board of Directors.

 

All nominees who complete the requiredinformation will be considered by the Nominations & Elections Committee. Tobe eligible to be considered as a candidate, the nominee must be a ProfessionalMember of IFT.

Inorder to meet scheduling demands, the deadline to submit nominations for IFT President-Elect orthe IFT Board of Directors has been shifted slightly to 5:00 p.m. CDT onTuesday, September 16, 2014. The nominationform is available online.

Please take thisopportunity to play a key role in the growth of your professional organization.If you have anyquestions, please let me know.

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Rosemarie
Food Micro Quiz Question
Does anyone know what the correct answer for the following question was?:
A vegetative microorganism has a D-Value of 55C of 2 min and a z value of 5C. How many cells will be killed in a heat process of 55C for 6 min?
a) 90%
b)99%
c) 99.9%
d) 99.99%

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Questions about your CFS Exam Application?
As we approach the August 4th deadline for applying to take the CFS Exam in the August 11-August 29 testing window, you may have questions regarding your application, testing center locations, etc. Please contact Brandon Davis at bdavis@ift.org or 312-604-0225 for help with exam and certification-related issues!

To get an idea of the location of testing centers near you, visit http://www.pearsonvue.com/ifscc/ and click on "Locate Test Center" on the right.
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Kara
Frequently Missed Question - July 29th

What is the goal of the pectinmethylesterase (PME) inactivation in orange juice pasteurization?

A. to prevent the cloud loss

B. to prevent flavor changes

C. to prevent vitamin C losses

D. to prevent microbial growth

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