Students with mobile devicesWestport Now announced that Corey Thomas is the new director of the Westport-owned Wakeman Town Farm. UConn alumnus Thomas has a BS in animal science and is certified in agriculture education. The article described the farm as “a sustainable, family-oriented, farm-to-table working farm.”

The Daily Campus suggested hiking near Horsebarn Hill as a free activity for UConn students.

Hartford Courant mentioned the Windham County Extension Center in an article about a gardening outreach program and other Master Gardener activities.

The Pew Charitable Trust News reported about reactions to the Korey Stringer Institute‘s study of state high school sports safety policies. KSI is housed in the Department of Kinesiology. See also Huffington Post.

By Patsy Evans