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CAHNR in the news

February 15, 2019

CBS New York aired a story about the new cannabis horticulture class at UConn that equips students for jobs in the legal marijuana industry. The footage includes interviews with students, instructor and adjunct faculty member Matt DeBacco and Professor Gerry Berkowitz. DeBacco and Berkowitz are part of the Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture. […]

Awards and achievements for CAHNR

February 15, 2019

Recipients of the UConn IDEA Grant receive up to $4,000 per student to support self-designed projects including artistic endeavors, community service initiatives, entrepreneurial ventures, research projects, and other creative and innovative projects, according to the Office of Undergraduate Research’s website. Of the 11 undergraduate awardees for fall 2018, two are CAHNR students. Paulina Frutos, who […]

Meet alumna Jaime Foster

February 13, 2019

With three degrees from UConn’s CAHNR, Jaime Foster says she “bleeds bluer than most.” She was honored to associate with the best and brightest in both allied health and nutritional sciences. Here is what she said in an interview.  What was your major in the College? When did you graduate? With what degree? I received […]

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Our College seeks to epitomize the role of the land-grant university which is to develop knowledge and disseminate it through the three academic functions of teaching, research, and outreach education. In so doing, we work to improve the lives of citizens of our state, region and country. This role is based in historic federal legislation including the Morrill, Hatch, Smith-Lever, McIntire-Stennis, and Animal Health acts, and enabling state statutes.

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