CAHNR in the news

newspaper readersSNAP-Ed Connection reported on a collaboration between UConn School and Family SNAP-Ed and the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center to support healthy behaviors in high-need children receiving healthcare. Department of Allied Health Sciences Professor Valerie Duffy was listed as the contact person. See also Morning Ag Clips.

UConn Today posted a holiday video greeting that ends with a quartet playing music on Horsebarn Hill overlooking CAHNR facilities.

The Daily Campus included an article about the poinsettia plants the UConn Horticulture Club is selling as holiday decorations. It quoted several students involved in the club. described the refurbishing of a community room at Tri-Town Youth Services Bureau (Chester, Deep River and Essex, Connecticut). It mentioned that meetings of UConn Extension’s People Empowering People will benefit from the new room.

The Daily Campus reported on the selection process for the Senior Scoop ice cream flavor, which will represent the senior class. CAHNR students Kylie Baker, an animal science and pathobiology major, and Caitlyn Rodriguez, a horticulture major, made comments on their opportunity to vote for their favorite flavors.

By Patsy Evans