Animals

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 […]

Scientists study health of Cape Cod’s gray seals

Assistant Research Professor Milton Levin, a faculty member in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science, is part of a team of scientists who conduct an annual health assessment of gray seal pups at Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge off Chatham on Cape Cod, MA. The team members, from Tufts University, NOAA, UConn, Mystic Aquarium and […]

CAHNR in the news

Hartford Courant/Hartford Magazine featured Connecticut farms that grow or produce a variety of items. In the section about Syme Family Farm in Broad Brook, it mentioned active CAHNR alumna Jen Syme and depicted her daughter, Emily, who will be an incoming student majoring in plant science and agriculture. The enterprises of George Malkemus and Anthony […]