Latino Conservation Week Events

UConn Extension is celebrating Latino Conservation Week, originally a Hispanic Access Foundation initiative, from July 15-21 with programs and resources in Hartford, Windsor, and Bridgeport. Connecticut Science Center Event, Hartford, July 15th – 9:30 AM – 2 PM In recognition of Latino Conservation Week, the Connecticut Science Center and UConn Extension’s Urban and Community Forestry […]

Communicating Towards Improved Health and Nutrition

Obesity is increasingly affecting residents of Connecticut. Recent statistics report that 20% of children and 36% of young adults are afflicted by obesity (Poulin & Peng, 2018). A team of Extension educators, faculty, and graduate students in Allied Health Sciences are working with community partners to take a multi-faceted approach to addressing health and nutrition […]