Author: Patsy Evans

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) recently announced recipients in the 2019 Research Excellence Program (REP). The grants “provide seed funding to fuel innovative research, scholarship, and creative endeavors with strong potential for significant extramural funding and/or achievements consistent with the highest standards of accomplishment in the discipline,” according to an article […]

CAHNR in the news

Today.com gave a list of signs of dehydration and referred to a study into the effects of being dehydrated from the Human Performance Laboratory. The Laboratory is associated with the Department of Kinesiology. The Greater New Milford Spectrum reported that a new garden is being planted on the historic Merwinsville Hotel grounds with the help […]

Meet recent master’s graduate Claudia Mejia

Claudia Mejia is a determined individual. She concurrently navigated family life, an internship and the requirements of a coordinated master’s program in allied health. And then, right before graduation, she ran through unpredictable terrain and 30 obstacles in the 13-mile Spartan Beast Race. This contest purports to “test everything you’re made of: your strength, your […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported that the Center for Land Use Education and Research (CLEAR) and its Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO) program are helping Connecticut towns reduce water pollution. Visiting Assistant Extension Educator Amanda Ryan was quoted, and Associate Cooperative Extension Educator Michael Dietz was depicted in the article. CLEAR is a partnership of UConn […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

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 […]