| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:10 PM
If you are a woman going through the motions of everyday life, knowing your marriage is ending or has already ended, but uncertain of where to turn for answers; come join us. Any woman experiencing a life transition is welcome on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Connecticut Innovations, the state-funded venture capital fund with a mandate to spur high-tech job growth, has been hobbled after being frozen out of state borrowing for the past six months.
The agency, which is not part of the state government but...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:26 PM
EAST HARTFORD – Sixteen students at Goodwin College who completed a jobs training program for participants of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program were recognized during a ceremony Friday morning.
Six of the students have booked job...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Jamie Mattos enrolled at Goodwin College to get a nursing degree, but along the way, she discovered a talent for writing poetry.
"I always loved art and poetry, but I didn't know I could write poems until I tried," said Mattos, whose work has appeared...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:41 AM
The pressure is on employers to make sure their workplaces are not just productive but also happy. With the economy finally showing signs of sustained job creation, employees have more options.
But the best employers — 60 of which are...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:40 AM
After a year of hard work and dedication, Goodwin College celebrated the inaugural class of its Manufacturing and Production 18-credit certificate program at a presentation ceremony on Aug. 27 in its main campus building on Riverside Drive in East...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:55 PM
HARTFORD — Milner Principal Karen Lott stood beside former Mayor Thirman Milner, the school's namesake, as they welcomed back students and parents on Tuesday's first day of classes.
"There are a lot of changes that have happened," Lott told them,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Barely nine hours after bringing the state's top Democrats to a standing ovation with a fiery critique of Republican rival Tom Foley, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hit the campaign trail, and his opponent, with full force on Thursday.
Introducing himself as...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:10 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Goodwin College is carrying on the memory of Sandy Pearce, a long-time employee who died unexpectedly in July, by resuming the on-campus farmers' market she started last year.
Pearce worked at the college for 19 years as a computer...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Vice President Joe Biden will visit Goodwin College in East Hartford on Wednesday to speak with administrators and students at the private school about the importance of skills building in the workforce.
He is also expected to highlight Goodwin's...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:15 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Vice President Joe Biden visited Goodwin College on Wednesday to draw attention to the ways that job training, when it's guided by industry, can help people move into higher-paying jobs and strengthen the middle class.