CAHNR in the news

newspaper readersLandscape Architecture Magazine mentioned the project of Tao Wu, a landscape architecture graduate student. She proposed making a former industrial site in Naples, Italy into a transitional community for incoming refugees. Wu’s advisor, Associate Professor Kristin Schwab, said that the model could be applied to other contexts and populations.

NPR posted an interview with Professor Douglas Casa about researching the causes of heatstroke in athletes. Casa is on the faculty of kinesiology.

WNPR discussed the scientific use of termites with three guests, including Jennifer Dacey. She is a public service technician with plant science and landscape architecture.

The Daily Campus compared the gypsy moth infestation of last year with this year. It quoted Assistant Extension Professor Ana Legrand as saying that there was less defoliation this summer. In addition, the newspaper reported on Associate Extension Professor Tom Worthley‘s concern about tree mortality in Connecticut from pests like the gypsy moth. See also Lancaster Farming.

Coach & A.D. announced that New Jersey was number one and closely followed by North Carolina in the 2018 High School Sports Safety Policy Rankings done by the Korey Stringer Institute.

By Patsy Evans