Nutrition

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 […]

Meet recent master’s graduate Claudia Mejia

Claudia Mejia is a determined individual. She concurrently navigated family life, an internship and the requirements of a coordinated master’s program in allied health. And then, right before graduation, she ran through unpredictable terrain and 30 obstacles in the 13-mile Spartan Beast Race. This contest purports to “test everything you’re made of: your strength, your […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

Three CAHNR students participated in the recent McNair Scholars Poster Exhibit. They are: Treasure Gordon ’20, allied health sciences major Chelsea Garcia ’20, nutritional sciences major Sarah Hernandez ’20, diagnostic genetic sciences major This event caps off the nine-week summer program for McNair Scholars to communicate their research projects with the university community. For more […]