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Meet graduate student Samantha Stewart

September 20, 2017

As an avid traveler, graduate student Samantha Stewart observes European cities and their spaces through a camera lens. In Connecticut, she gathers the viewpoints of citizens, clients and stakeholders in a technique called participatory design. Stewart hopes that what she learns through both those activities contribute to successful designs. Here is what she said in […]

Renovation expands department with new program and research faculty

September 19, 2017

Students were not the only ones packing their bags and moving out at the end of the spring semester. The Department of Allied Health Sciences (AHS) temporarily relocated from their home in Benjamin Franklin Koons Hall to facilitate a renovation to the building over the summer. The project redesigned classroom spaces, expanded teaching and research […]

CAHNR in the news

September 15, 2017

Marketplace.org posted a story about why hurricane Harvey was so devastating to Houston. Assistant Cooperative Extension Educator Bruce Hyde cited the lack of zoning in Houston, with oil refineries and chemical plants surrounded by residences, as one reason why so many houses there are in harm’s way. Hyde is part of  Middlesex County extension and […]

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