Students

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 […]

Students and faculty study sustainable agriculture in Cuba

When students and faculty recall the time they spent in Cuba during the spring of 2019, they may remember the spicy taste of a delicious lunch or lively times learning to dance the salsa in the evenings at the residencia where they stayed. They will also point out the remarkable lessons they learned about urban […]

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, […]