Kinesiology

CAHNR in the news

The Root featured an article and video on Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru, an environmental studies senior and UConn’s first Rhodes Scholar. She shares the importance of grappling with the Rhodes legacy as an African person, what it means to make space for other marginalized voices in environmental spaces and how she feels being the first black […]

CAHNR in the news

The CT Mirror spoke with Steven Szczepanek about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Szczepanek is an assistant professor in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Sciences. Robert Huggins, assistant research professor in the Department of Kinesiology, was a guest on The Sports Medicine Podcast, where he gave an update on the Athletic Training Location and Services […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured recently published research by Animal Science Associate Professor of Dairy Foods and UConn Extension Educator Dennis D’Amico. His research is helping cheese producers choose which cultures may help keep cheese made from unpasteurized milk safe. Beth Taylor, an associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology, was featured on Time to Eat the […]

CAHNR in the news

The Connecticut Nursery and Landscape Association conducted a study that found the green industry contributed $4.7 billion to the state’s economy in 2017, representing a 27 percent increase from 2012. The study was completed by Chris Laughton, a graduate student studying applied and resource economics, and Rigoberto Lopez, a professor in the Department of Agricultural […]

Meet undergraduate student Daniel Yu

As an exercise science major, Daniel Yu hopes to attend medical school and become a physician focusing on physical medicine and rehabilitation. He’s considering various careers such as a professional sports team physician or sports company laboratory scientist, but he’s keeping his options open. Read more about his experiences as a UConn student. What attracted […]