newsprintSome of CAHNR’s people, places and programs made the news recently. The bolded topics are linked to media coverage. The roman text links go to additional information.

Office of the Vice President for Research website. Spring 2017. Announced the recipients of the Scholarship Facilitation Fund Awards, which support faculty research, scholarly activities, creative works and interdisciplinary initiatives. Awardees include Assistant Professor Christopher Blesso from nutritional sciences whose project is Defining the Role of the HDL Receptor, SR-B1, in Adipocyte Lipid Metabolism and Inflammation.

UConn Engaged. Spring 2017. Listed Deborah Bubela, an assistant professor in residence in kinesiology, as a member of the newest Service Learning Faculty Fellow Cohort.  The group was described as committed and innovative faculty to design, develop, and deliver service learning curriculum.

UConn Engaged. Spring 2017. Reported on the Provost Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement.  Kinesiology student Gabriel S. Colón received the Undergraduate Student Award. The Career Recognition for Team Award went to The Center for Land Use Education and Research (CLEAR).

UConn Today. 2-7-17. Depicted students in the UConn Photo club taking pictures of the sunset from Horsebarn Hill.

By Patsy Evans