Jessica Griffin with the poster she presented in Hawaii

These CAHNR undergraduate students were recognized for their significant research and creative accomplishments in spring 2017 by the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR). Jessica Griffin ’17 was the OUR travel award recipient and presented “Food Quality and Diet Preference in Mysis diluviana” at the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography Aquatic Sciences meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii. Tashua Sotil ’17 presented “The Meriden School Climate Survey: Student Version District Evaluation” at the April 21, 2017 Meriden (CT) Public School District meeting.

The National 4-H Hall of Fame honors 4-H volunteers, extension professionals and staff employees, donors and others who have made a significant impact on the 4-H program and /or 4-H members through the contribution of time, energy and financial resources. Recently, Elsie Woolam, who began volunteering for 4-H in 1955, was selected as a member of the 2017 National 4-H Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place on October 6, 2017 at the National 4-H Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

By Patsy Evans