CAHNR in the news

CNN quoted associate Professor Jennifer Harris who said that commercials on TV programming that caters to black and Hispanic youth almost exclusively push unhealthy foods. Harris is part of the allied health sciences faculty and a lead author on a published report of the subject. See also: The Washington Post, UPI, Hearst News, Health Medicine Network, […]

Meet undergraduate Madeline Beckman

Madeline Beckman is a senior majoring in allied health sciences. She is an Office of Undergraduate Research Co-op Legacy Fellow and conducted research on Hispanic childhood nutrition and obesity prevention through this opportunity. She was recently accepted to medical school but is waiting to hear back about her Fulbright application before she decides what her […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today mentioned and depicted four CAHNR students who participated in the United Nations Conference of Parties (COP) 24th Climate Change Summit. They are UConn@COP24 Fellows: Luke Anderson (dual degree in anthropology and nutritional sciences with a minor in mathematics), Kayleigh Granville (environmental science with a concentration in global change), Risa Lewis (applied and resource […]