Food

Study-abroad course introduces students to Global One Health

“My mother was born in Belfast, and my father’s family came from the Midlands,” says Sheila Andrew, professor and extension dairy specialist in the Department of Animal Science. Her comments are greeted with a guffaw from Sandra Bushmich, the College’s associate dean for academic programs and a professor in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported that the Center for Land Use Education and Research (CLEAR) and its Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO) program are helping Connecticut towns reduce water pollution. Visiting Assistant Extension Educator Amanda Ryan was quoted, and Associate Cooperative Extension Educator Michael Dietz was depicted in the article. CLEAR is a partnership of UConn […]

CAHNR in the news

Sports Illustrated, in an article about the exertional heat stroke death of college football player Braeden Bradforth, quoted Professor Douglas Casa about how fatal heat stroke could be avoided if the proper measures are taken. Casa is on the faculty of kinesiology. WNPR invited Bonnie Burr to be a guest on a segment called “In […]

CAHNR in the news

The Conversation included an article by Associate Professor Jason Henderson about his research into alternative weed control methods in turfgrass areas, such as playing fields, golf courses and lawns. He also described his development of a new device called the Weedbine. Henderson is on the faculty of plant science and landscape architecture. See also Phys.org […]