Awards and achievements for CAHNR

Paulina Frutos. OUR photo

The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) announced student accomplishments for spring 2019. The list included CAHNR students who gave presentations.

Plant and Animal Genome XXVII Conference – January 12-16, 2019 – San Diego, CA,  Alyssa Ferreira ’20, OUR Travel Award recipient, Investigation of Strategies to Improve Annotation and Assembly of Conifer Genomes

Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM – February 21-23, 2019 – Washington, DC, Paulina Frutos ’19, OUR Travel Award recipient, Study of Wetland Restoration Structures on Microbial Functionality

Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting – April 1, 2019 – Hartford, CT, Caitlyn Sward ’19, OUR Travel Award recipient, #EATINGFORTWO: What are People Posting About When They Use this Hashtag in Instagram Posts about Diet, Physical Activity, and Weight Gain During Pregnancy?

Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting – April 27-30, 2019 – Baltimore, MD, Maria Antony ’19, OUR Travel Award recipient, Family Perspectives on Accessing Community Resources to Mitigate Toxic Stress

By Patsy Evans