Author: Jason M. Sheldon

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Graduate student Melody Kramarz places second in video challenge Melody Kramarz, a graduate student majoring in exercise science in the Department of Kinesiology, filmed and edited a video for UConn as part of the third annual American College of Sports Medicine Exercise is Medicine On Campus (EIM-OC) Mascot Challenge. The video placed 2nd out of […]

CAHNR in the news

Patch reported that a new disease affecting dogs, Canine Circovirus, was pinpointed for the first time in the state by investigators at the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory (CVMDL). The CVMDL is part of the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science. The Hartford Business Journal mentioned UConn’s cannabis-growing course in an article on the growing […]

Forest management researcher designs museum installation

Amanda Bunce, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, recently translated her forestry research into an art installation. In a collaboration with faculty and students in School of Fine Arts, she created a piece about tree sway for the Weather Report, an exhibit currently on view at The Aldrich Contemporary […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced that in response to a rapidly expanding commercial hemp industry driven by interest in products with CBD oil, UConn opened a laboratory where the plant can be tested for a variety of compounds. Christopher Perkins, a CAHNR alumnus, is the laboratory’s director. He says the lab has received a number of referrals […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Laura Brown recognized as Member of the Year by the Connecticut Economic Development Association Laura Brown, community and economic development educator in UConn Extension, recently received the Connecticut Economic Development Association (CEDAS) Member of the Year Award. A CEDAS board member, the award recognized her role on the CEDAS Program Committee and the CEDAS Academy […]