Jacqueline Cuevas Gonzales plans a career as a physician’s assistant, preferably in a hospital or clinical setting. She chose the Department of Allied Health Sciences (AHS) because it offers options in many healthcare fields. She has a strong desire to do something positive with her life and make a difference in the world. She says […]
Allied Health Sciences Assistant Professor Kristen Cooksey Stowers spoke about food banks on Top of Mind with Julie Rose, a show on BYU Radio. She discussed how food pantries are crucial for helping families in need, especially since food insecurity has doubled during the COVID-19 pandemic, but they also seem to contribute to poorer health […]
An outdoor class meets near the George C. White Building. From the CAHNR digital archive.
Anna Welch is a senior in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment who draws academic inspiration from the natural world around her. She has traveled to South Africa to study ecology and stays involved on campus with Dr. Fahey’s forest ecology lab and the UConn Forest crew. Her keen interest in ecology, forestry […]
In 2017, as a first-year member of the Women’s Cross Country team, Brianna O’Brien led UConn to its first title win in the American Athletic Conference. Her performance in the race earned her The American’s Women’s Freshman of the Year Award. She has not slowed down in the years since. An exercise science major, O’Brien […]