Nutrition

Animal scientist studies effects of maternal nutrition on offspring

Associate professor Kristen Govoni has spent the majority of her career at UConn, having earned her BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees in animal science in the College. Her research focuses on animal growth, development and health. For the past eight years, Govoni has been involved in a collaboration with two other faculty in the Department […]

Meet undergraduate Luke Anderson

Many students face a challenge at UConn trying to balance academics with their social lives and involvement in interests outside the classroom. Luke Anderson encounters this, as well. However, Anderson seemingly has more activities to coordinate. For example, he is a University Scholar, working toward dual degrees in nutritional sciences and anthropology with a minor […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

CAHNR students Megan Davenport and Sarah Warykas awarded scholarships at Big E Connecticut Trustees of the Eastern States Exposition awarded an undergraduate and a graduate scholarship to two CAHNR students. The ceremony was held on September 18, 2019, the Big E’s Connecticut Day, in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Megan Davenport, a sophomore majoring in animal science, […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured an interview with Chandi Witharana, an assistant research professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. Witharana discusses a project he is helping lead in the Eversource Energy Center to develop a drone detection system to protect electrical substations. An article in Medium mentions a study led by Gregory Panza, […]