Dean’s Updates

Dean’s update

With students and faculty back from their summer break and the fall term underway, Storrs is abuzz with energy and excitement! While we will not know official student numbers for another few weeks, College enrollment is expected to be at about last year’s level.  The University worked hard to reduce freshman enrollment at Storrs this […]

Dean’s update

It is my pleasure to once again update you on our progress as a College. As of a few weeks ago, we are now the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (CAHNR). This name change was a faculty-led initiative that I fully supported. Although we did have to negotiate the final name a bit, […]

Dean’s update

As we move into spring, this is an opportune time to update everyone on a number of issues that have come up since my fall update. Although it’s not yet official, the Department of Kinesiology has asked to move to our College from their current home in the Neag School of Education.  The proposed move […]

Dean Weidemann’s update

As a college, we made significant progress during the fall semester. Of course, completion of the Young Building renovation is one clear indication of that progress.  Although we will continue to have to address items that were overlooked in the renovation for some time yet, we were very pleased with the outcome of this renovation. […]

Dean Weidemann’s update

Cornucopia was once again a great success on a picture perfect New England day. Members of the UConn community and general public had the opportunity to learn a bit about what we do in our College to serve Connecticut citizens. Our fall has been highlighted by the rededication of the Young Building on October 11. […]