Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Department of Animal Science Michael Darre, who retired in August, recently received the Provost’s Outstanding Service Award, which is designed to honor and recognize those who have demonstrated excellence in service to the University of Connecticut that far exceeds reasonable expectations of their positions. The award honors faculty whose volunteer service (i.e., not that assigned […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) was selected as a recipient of the Provost’s Awards for Excellence in Community Engaged Scholarship in the team category. The EFNEP program, which focuses on low-income families and diverse populations, was honored on December 5. According to the Office of the Provost awards webpage, nominees for the […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

The Conservation Training Partnerships Program was selected as the recipient of a 2018 DataHaven Innovation Award (Data in Education Award – University and Graduate Level). The awards, presented by Liberty Bank Foundation, were designed to highlight the creativity and ingenuity of individuals and groups who employ data to make Connecticut a better place. Team members […]

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NRCA’s Conservation Training Partnerships program received the 2018 DataHaven Innovation Award for engaging community partnerships of adults and teens in using a variety of open source data to address conservation issues throughout the the state. Photo by Harold Shapiro. @ctdata @UConnNRE @UConnCLEAR — NRC Academy (@NRCAUCONN) November 19, 2018