Extension

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

UConn Extension’s Victoria Wallace honored at the 2020 Sports Turf Managers Association Conference Victoria Wallace received the Dr. William H. Daniel Award at the Sports Turf Manager Association’s (STMA) 31st Annual Conference and Exhibition. The event took place January 13-16 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Wallace is a […]

CAHNR in the news

Gyms’ mission to promote healthy lifestyles is undermined by offering tanning beds to customers, UConn researchers in allied health sciences (AHS) say. Dr. Sherry Pagoto, a professor in AHS and director of UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media is the lead author of a new study that assessed how pervasive tanning beds are in three of the largest […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today and Hartford Business Journal reported on an analysis of UConn’s economic impact on Connecticut. The analysis was completed by a team that included Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) Professor Rigoberto Lopez, ARE Ph.D. student Mahdi Fallahi and Steven Lanza, assistant professor in residence in the Department of Economics. Assistant Aquaculture Extension Educator Anoushka […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured Assistant Professor of Natural Resources and the Environment Zhe Zhu in their Meet the Researcher series. Zhu has dedicated his research career to learning from what satellite images of Earth can tell us about what’s happening on our planet. Bonnie Burr, assistant director and department head of UConn Extension, said more hemp […]