newspaper readersUConn Today depicted two incoming CAHNR students, Olivia Knuth and Prachi Udeshi, in an article about new freshmen. It also quoted Knuth, who was described as an animal science major from West Hartford. included comments from Department of Kinesiology Professor Douglas Casa about a high school football drill that killed a player. See also CBS Sports.

Time quoted Professor Nancy Rodriguez as saying that protein from whole foods, rather than powder, contributes extra micronutrients and fiber to the diet. Rodriguez is on the faculty of nutritional sciences.

UConn Today mentioned Alexandra Grimaldi, who is a dual-degree student studying English and allied health sciences with a concentration in public health and health promotion, in an article about summer research opportunities for students at UConn Health.

The Westerly Sun ran an article by Dawn Pettinelli about uses for edible flowers in the garden. Pettinelli is an assistant cooperative extension educator in the Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture.

Hartford Courant announced a UConn Extension Master Gardener Program event at the demonstration organic garden in Windsor.

Neighbors included an article written by Extension Educator Chester Arnold. It described the UConn Climate Corps. Arnold is part of the Department of Extension.

By Patsy Evans