Animals

Animal scientist studies effects of maternal nutrition on offspring

Associate professor Kristen Govoni has spent the majority of her career at UConn, having earned her BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees in animal science in the College. Her research focuses on animal growth, development and health. For the past eight years, Govoni has been involved in a collaboration with two other faculty in the Department […]

Students and faculty study sustainable agriculture in Cuba

When students and faculty recall the time they spent in Cuba during the spring of 2019, they may remember the spicy taste of a delicious lunch or lively times learning to dance the salsa in the evenings at the residencia where they stayed. They will also point out the remarkable lessons they learned about urban […]

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, […]