Gyms’ mission to promote healthy lifestyles is undermined by offering tanning beds to customers, UConn researchers in allied health sciences (AHS) say. Dr. Sherry Pagoto, a professor in AHS and director of UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media is the lead author of a new study that assessed how pervasive tanning beds are in three of the largest […]
UConn Today featured Assistant Professor of Natural Resources and the Environment Zhe Zhu in their Meet the Researcher series. Zhu has dedicated his research career to learning from what satellite images of Earth can tell us about what’s happening on our planet. Bonnie Burr, assistant director and department head of UConn Extension, said more hemp […]
Near the end of each spring semester, nutritional sciences students in Food Services Systems Management (NUSC 3271) create a series of three-course meals for twenty-four guests in the department’s Foods Lab.
UConn Extension’s Charles Tracy receives Massachusetts Trails Award Charles Tracy, coordinator for the Connecticut Trail Census, was recognized for his work with the Massachusetts Trails Award at the 2019 MassTrails Conference. Before coming to UConn Extension, he worked for 30 years as a landscape architect with the National Park Service, where he guided long-distance trail […]
Stacey Stearns, a program specialist in UConn Extension, was a guest on WSHU where she discussed public trails. The program focused on the health of the public trail system in Connecticut and New York. HamletHub announced that the city of Milford received accreditation and recognition by the Connecticut Economic Development Association (CEDAS) recognizing the use […]