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CAHNR in the news

April 20, 2018

UConn Today reported on two new patented UConn chokeberries, which will be available in garden centers for spring 2018. They were developed by the Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture Professor Mark Brand. See also UConn Research Innovation Newsletter. By Patsy Evans

Department of Nutritional Sciences: an overview

April 17, 2018

“Our goal is to improve the nutritional well-being and health of individuals and families, through teaching, research and outreach programs,” says Sung Koo, professor and head of the Department of Nutritional Sciences. “According to Academic Analytics, our department is nationally ranked in the 95th percentile among 83 similar programs. The healthcare industry is booming, and […]

Awards and accolades for CAHNR

April 13, 2018

The Center for Academic Programs newsletter depicted UConn McNair Scholars who participated in the 18th National Role Models Conference. McNair Scholar Alexander Cruz, who was shown, presented his nutritional sciences undergraduate research project. He received an honorable mention award and a $100 cash prize in the the Student Researchers Competition. McNair Scholars alumnus and kinesiology […]

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