Author: Jason M. Sheldon

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

UConn Extension’s Victoria Wallace honored at the 2020 Sports Turf Managers Association Conference Victoria Wallace received the Dr. William H. Daniel Award at the Sports Turf Manager Association’s (STMA) 31st Annual Conference and Exhibition. The event took place January 13-16 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Wallace is a […]

CAHNR in the news

Gyms’ mission to promote healthy lifestyles is undermined by offering tanning beds to customers, UConn researchers in allied health sciences (AHS) say. Dr. Sherry Pagoto, a professor in AHS and director of UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media is the lead author of a new study that assessed how pervasive tanning beds are in three of the largest […]

US Animal Vaccinology Research Coordination Network connects with partners, sets priorities

Vaccination is one of the safest and most effective ways to protect individuals from disease. According to the World Health Organization, two to three million deaths are prevented every year because of immunizations. In addition to the crucial role they play in human health, vaccines are also an important tool to prevent illness in hundreds […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today and Hartford Business Journal reported on an analysis of UConn’s economic impact on Connecticut. The analysis was completed by a team that included Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) Professor Rigoberto Lopez, ARE Ph.D. student Mahdi Fallahi and Steven Lanza, assistant professor in residence in the Department of Economics. Assistant Aquaculture Extension Educator Anoushka […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

CAHNR students selected as 2020 University Scholars UConn announced the 2020 University Scholars. The University Scholar Program is one of the most prestigious programs for undergraduates at UConn. Available to students from all of the University’s schools and colleges, the University Scholar Program allows students to design and pursue an in-depth research or creative project and […]