Author: Jason M. Sheldon

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Mark Brand receives SPARK award from Office of Vice President of Research The Office of Vice President of Research announced the award decisions for the SPARK Technology Commercialization Fund Program. Professor Mark Brand of the Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture was chosen as an awardee in the highly selected competition. SPARK supports innovative […]

CAHNR in the news

Tina Detelj of WTNH discussed new federal funding for Connecticut aquaculture with Anoushka Concepcion, an assistant extension educator and aquaculture specialist with Connecticut Sea Grant. UConn Today spoke with Douglas Casa, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology and chief operating officer of the Korey Stringer Institute, about exertional heat stroke and athlete safety. Associate […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

CAHNR students Megan Davenport and Sarah Warykas awarded scholarships at Big E Connecticut Trustees of the Eastern States Exposition awarded an undergraduate and a graduate scholarship to two CAHNR students. The ceremony was held on September 18, 2019, the Big E’s Connecticut Day, in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Megan Davenport, a sophomore majoring in animal science, […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured an interview with Chandi Witharana, an assistant research professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. Witharana discusses a project he is helping lead in the Eversource Energy Center to develop a drone detection system to protect electrical substations. An article in Medium mentions a study led by Gregory Panza, […]