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CHL Gets a Cool Couple of Million

CHL Gets a Cool Couple of Million

Rachel Novotny’s (HNFAS) Children’s Healthy Living (CHL) Program has been awarded a Center of Excellence designation and $2.126 million in supplemental funding from USDA NIFA for successfully decreasing the prevalence of obesity in the Pacific. In 2011, CHL was awarded a grant of $25 million over five years from NIFA.
Thursday, July 12, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (54)/Comments (0)/
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Dealing With Climate Change in Samoa

Dealing With Climate Change in Samoa

Clay Trauernicht and Patricia Fifita (both NREM) organized the American Samoa Extension Climate Forum with partners at American Samoa Community College (ASCC), similar to the climate forum for Extension personnel that they organized last year at UH. Jonathan Deenik and Jensen Uyeda (both TPSS) also presented and attended.
Thursday, July 12, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (47)/Comments (0)/
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Magoon Makes Good

Magoon Makes Good

Representatives from the Hokkaido legislative assembly and prefectural government recently visited the Magoon Research Station, where they spoke with faculty, staff, and students about sustainable ornamental plant production, anthurium and dendrobium culture, the Student Organic Farm Training program, and more.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (133)/Comments (0)/
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High Aspirations in Hainan

High Aspirations in Hainan

CTAHR and Hainan University have entered into an MOU establishing the Joint Laboratory of Food, Nutrition and Health, which will be housed at the Hainan University campus. CTAHR faculty will work as visiting researchers there, and Hainan University students and graduates will be recruited for UH programs.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (178)/Comments (0)/
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Healthy in Guam

Healthy in Guam

Former CHL trainee and now Guam EFNEP coordinator Tanisha Franquez Aflague was recently featured in Fresh From the Field, NIFA’s newsletter highlighting success stories of its grantees, about her work with the Children’s Healthy Living (CHL) Project. 
Wednesday, March 21, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (274)/Comments (0)/
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