CAHNR in the news

UConn Today posted a video highlighting UConn cannabis cultivation and research. Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture Professor Gerald Berkowitz and student Peter Apicella spoke on the video. NBC Connecticut posted a video about the need for kids to stay active in the summer. Department Head and Associate Professor Lindsay DiStefano discussed the importance […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources Associate Dean and Professor Kumar Venkitanarayanan and his team received the 2019 Award for Excellence in Multistate Research from the Northeastern Region Association of State Agricultural Experiment Station Directors (NERA). Venkitanarayanan is the administrative advisor for a multistate research project NE1442 called “Poultry Production Systems and Well-being: Sustainability […]

CAHNR in the news

NBC Connecticut highlighted experimental immunotherapy treatment for pets with cancer. CAHNR alumna Ashley Kalinauskas and her laboratory team are working on the personalized cancer vaccine. PBS NewsHour reported about research done on Pinterest sunscreen recipes. Professor Sherry Pagoto, who was not part of the study, agreed that homemade sunscreens are not tested for reliable sun […]