Graduate student wins presentation award Anna Puchkoff, a master’s student in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, received the Buck Ketchum Prize for the best graduate student oral presentation at the New England Estuarine Research Society‘s Spring 2020 Virtual Meeting on June 5. Presentations are judged by a committee on specific criteria within […]
Storrs campus from above Horsebarn Hill. Photo by Colin McNeil.
Recent alumna Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru (Environmental Studies ’20) authored an article for Vice News on environmental scholarship. She describes mainstream environmental scholarship as reflecting the interests of the white and wealthy, largely excluding the lived experiences of people of color and indigenous peoples. The New York Times cited research by Assistant Professor Sandro Steinbach of the […]
2020 Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement Award Recipients Announced The Provost’s Office, UConn Alumni, and the Women’s Center annually sponsor the Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony, which recognizes women undergraduate and graduate students who have excelled academically within each school/college and demonstrated high achievement in research and service to the University community. The 2020 […]