Ran Xu, an assistant professor in the Department of Allied Health Sciences, is a collaborator on a research team seeking to understand how weather and air pollutants impact the transmission rates of COVID-19. Xu, an applied statistician, helped assemble and analyze one of the largest datasets of COVID-19 infection and weather to study the transmission […]
Six CAHNR students receive SURF Awards The Office of Undergraduate Research announced the recipients of Summer Undergraduate Research Fund (SURF) Awards. Six CAHNR undergraduates were among the fifty awards given in support of summer research projects. Additionally, three CAHNR faculty members are serving as mentors for undergraduate students completing research projects in the College of […]
Three All Too Common Invasive Plant Species in Connecticut from the Home and Garden Education center.
The UConn Board of Trustees voted to approve the following CAHNR faculty members for the indicated tenure/promotion category: Tenure as Associate Professor Tatiana Andreyeva, Agricultural and Resource Economics Promotion to Professor Ock Chun, Nutritional Sciences
Agricultural and Resource Economics Professor Rigoberto Lopez was quoted on the disruption to meat processing causing shortages across the nation in the Stamford Advocate. Lopez says the concentration of the industry among very large companies can have a large impact on supply when facilities reduce capacity or shut down. Emeritus Professor of Animal Science and […]