Awards and achievements in CAHNR

2020 Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement Award Recipients Announced

Skylar Hofmann
Skylar Hofmann
Wanjiku "Wawa" Gatheru
Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru

The Provost’s Office, UConn Alumni, and the Women’s Center annually sponsor the Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony, which recognizes women undergraduate and graduate students who have excelled academically within each school/college and demonstrated high achievement in research and service to the University community. The 2020 recipients of the award included Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru, an environmental studies major, for the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources and Skylar Hofmann, an animal science major, for the Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture. Gatheru graduated with a bachelor’s degree and Hofmann graduated with an associate’s degree in May 2020.

By Jason M. Sheldon