Recipients of this year’s College and CAHNR alumni awards were honored at the 2017 Awards and Honors event, held the evening of Friday, March 31. Names of the award recipients are shown on the event website. This year, despite less-than-ideal weather, hundreds of guests came to honor outgoing Dean Gregory J. Weidemann and his wife, Rozanne Weidemann. Guest speakers were Connecticut Commissioner of Agriculture Steven J. Reviczky, Dean John Kirby of the University of Rhode Island College of the Environment and Life Sciences, Interim Provost Jeremy Teitelbaum and Jenny Riggs, member of the Dean’s Advisory Council.