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CAHNR in the news

April 19, 2019

Medicine News line reported that Assistant Professor Young Tang has identified a molecule that may factor into a new treatment for a pig infection that causes reproductive failure. Tang, who is using artificial technology in his work, is on the faculty of the Department of Animal Science. Hartford Courant quoted Associate Extension Professor Tom Worthley […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

April 19, 2019

An environmental studies major with a minor in global studies, Wanjiku (Wawa) Gatheru, was named a 2019 Truman Scholar by The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation. She is only the sixth UConn student in history to win this award, which is described as a “graduate fellowship in the United States for those pursuing careers as […]

Meet undergraduate Maria Buzzelli

April 17, 2019

Maria Buzzelli is a senior majoring in applied and resource economics. She has been involved in multiple research projects within agricultural and resource economics over her time at UConn and is currently assisting in the collection of data at farmers’ markets across New England. She is also actively involved in club volleyball and will be […]

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