I am a faculty-in-residence at 33 Harry Agganis Way (StuVi2) in apartment 2302. My weekly open hours are on Wednesday, 8pm-11pm. The weekly open hours involve making Sargent Choice recipes as the Sargent Choice Test Kitchen (SCTK).

There is typically a work study dietetics intern who helps with making these delicious recipes.

StuVi2 Sargent Choice Test Kitchen Schedule for Spring 2015 will be held on Wednesdays starting on January 21, 2015.  The schedule is:

1/21: Chocolate Zucchini Mini-Muffins

1/28: Honey Ginger Tofu and Veggie Stir Fry with a presentation on No Bone Unturned: My Life as an Anthropologist by Dr. Jonathan Bethard

2/4:  Homemade Falafel with Tahini Sauce

2/11: Brown Rice Bowl with Lemongrass, Tofu & Cashews

2/18:  Chickpea and Sweet Potato Indian Kofkas

2/25: Oatmeal Breakfast Bars with cello music by Ethan Sobel, Hillel’s Director of Student Activities

3/4: Karen’s Famous Brown Rice Sushi with a presentation on “Japanese Performance: How to Eat it Up” by Dr. Carrie J. Preston, Associate Professor, Department of English

3/18:  Roasted Vegetable Farro Salad with A History of American Religion and AIDS by Anthony M. Petro, Assistant Professor, Department of Religion

3/25: Fudgy Black Bean Brownies

4/8: Moroccan Carrot Soup

4/22: Couscous with Asparagus, Peas, and Sugar Snaps

4/29:  One Pan Mexican Quinoa

***Sargent Choice Test Kitchen News Update***

The Sargent Choice Test Kitchen was featured in an article in BUToday: http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/sargent-choice-test-kitchen-serves-up-community/

The Sargent Choice Test Kitchen was featured in an article in the BU Daily Free Press:


A photograph of making Sargent Choice fudgy black bean brownies was posted in BU Today at: http://www.bu.edu/today/closeup/sargent-choice-test-kitchen/

I was featured in a video on the Boston University website about my work as a faculty-in-residence.

A Sargent Choice Test Kitchen recipe, crispy baked zucchini wedges was featured on a Cindy’s Kitchen video:


The Quad Let Me Just Tell You…By Nicole Seese • October 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm


Rochelle Li wrote an interesting article about my open hours for her journalism class:


Karen and Bianca were featured on Meal Makeover Moms’ Kitchen in a blog post and podcast.

*********Sunset Yoga********

Karen’s  special spring 2015 activity includes hosting Sunset Yoga provided by Certified Yoga Instructor Alissa McKnight. Yoga practice is free and all levels are welcome!

Student Village 2: 26th floor