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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

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 […]