| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:36 PM
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Tuesday urged parents and students to explore the federal government’s national online tool for college costs. The tuition figures listed in the newly revised College Affordability and Transparency Center...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Last Sunday's screening at New Haven's Lyric Hall of the documentary "Broads,"that features salty, outspoken interviews with actresses of a certain age remind me of some of my own favorite interviews of like-minded dames.
I'll post a series of these...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Eileen M. "Lee" Wilderotter, of Harbor Springs, died peacefully at home in Perry Farm Village on March 20, 2012. She was 92.
Born in Newark, N.J., Mrs. Wilderotter was the daughter of the late John and Mary Elizabeth "Molly" (Howley) Barry. She was a...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Can't wait to see The Asphalt Orchestra at New Haven's International Festival of Arts & Ideas in June?
The group will unleash its innovative street versions of rock, jazz and classical music on Palmer Auditorium Thursday, April 5 at 8 p.m. at Connecticut...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:59 AM
Rachel Jett to lead the National Theater Institute (NTI), the accredited program for college students at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center at Waterford as its new artistic director.
Jett will provide oversight and vision for the program, teach in the...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Head back in time this Friday at Connecticut College as post-classical string quartet ETHEL teams up with rock legend Todd Rundgren for "Tell Me Something Good," a celebration of the 1970s. Rundgren leads with vocals as ETHEL back him up, recreating...
| Oct 22, 2012
Navy women lock up share of Patriot soccer crown
The Navy women's soccer team clinched at least a share of the Patriot League regular-season championship with a 2-1 win at Holy Cross (6-10-1, 2-4 Patriot League) on Sunday. Navy will host...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:53 AM
The Siti Company’s production “Trojan Women (after Euripides)” will be presented Saturday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at Connecticut College’s Palmer Auditorium in New London.
Tickets are $28 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $14...
| May 27, 2012
| 5:21 PM
For social historian and critic Paul Fussell, the most enduring moments of truth came as a 20-year-old platoon leader in France during World War II. German shrapnel tore up his back and thigh. The blood and guts of fellow soldiers were spewed on him....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Connecticut College’s annual Fall Faculty Exhibition runs through Tuesday, Oct. 23.
Participating artists are Nadav Assor, Chris Barnard, Ted Hendrickson, Pamela Marks, Denise Pelletier, Andrea Wollensak and Sabrina Marques. (This is Barnard’s...