Kinesiology

Meet graduate student Monica Marcello

This past spring, Monica Marcello finished her career as a record-setting UConn athlete. While her time as a diver and senior captain for the UConn Women’s Swimming and Diving Team may be over, she has found a new team. As a masters student in nutritional sciences, she is part of an interdisciplinary research project that […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) recently announced recipients in the 2019 Research Excellence Program (REP). The grants “provide seed funding to fuel innovative research, scholarship, and creative endeavors with strong potential for significant extramural funding and/or achievements consistent with the highest standards of accomplishment in the discipline,” according to an article […]

CAHNR in the news

Today.com gave a list of signs of dehydration and referred to a study into the effects of being dehydrated from the Human Performance Laboratory. The Laboratory is associated with the Department of Kinesiology. The Greater New Milford Spectrum reported that a new garden is being planted on the historic Merwinsville Hotel grounds with the help […]

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 […]