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  • Are Fraternities Stuck In Bad Old Ways?

    Are Fraternities Stuck In Bad Old Ways?
    Can American college students learn that drunk and stupid is no way to go through life? You've heard reports of recent assaults, abuse and seediness associated with Greek Life on college campuses across America, right? You've learned about the...
  • Bad behavior at fraternities has some questioning the system

    WASHINGTON The secret Facebook page where members of Kappa Delta Rho at Penn State University allegedly posted and commented on pictures of naked, unconscious women is just the latest in a spate of publicized incidents that have cast a shadow over...
  • UConn Student Critically Injured In Fall

    UConn Student Critically Injured In Fall
    STORRS — A student at the University of Connecticut was critically injured late Sunday when he plummeted from the biology-physics building at 91 N. Eagleville Road, police said. The student was not identified. Police said they are investigating the...
  • It's The Winter That Breaks Our Pavement

      It's The Winter That Breaks Our Pavement
    Above ground, this winter's battle with snow and cold gave us action-packed media drama. Reporters leaned into blizzards. Road crews plowed all night. Public officials scrambled to keep us safe. Cleared roads and salted sidewalks were easy-to-see...
  • Enfield Students To Compete In Invention Convention Saturday

    ENFIELD — Approximately 160 kindergarten through eighth-grade students will display their inventions Saturday in the second annual Invention Convention. "The Invention Convention is not a typical science fair," said Sarah Faulkner, Enfield school's...
  • List of fraternity and sorority incidents involving race

    The University of Oklahoma recently banned the fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon and expelled two students after members were caught on video doing a racist chant. Some examples of fraternity and sorority chapters that have gotten into trouble because of...
  • UConn Foundation Clash Continues

    UConn Foundation Clash Continues
    HARTFORD - The longrunning clash over the transparency of the University of Connecticut Foundation continued Monday as some lawmakers pushed for the foundation to be subject to the state's Freedom of Information Act. Top UConn officials testified that...
  • UConn Fraternity Loses Recognition For Four Years

    UConn Fraternity Loses Recognition For Four Years
    A University of Connecticut fraternity that held two parties while under probation has lost the university's recognition and with it all rights and privileges for at least the next four years. Pi Kappa Alpha was already on probation for its alleged...
  • Oklahoma incident spotlights race problems at fraternities

    Their reputations sullied by race-tainted incidents, many colleges are clamping down on campus fraternities. Despite some swift and tough actions by schools — and in some cases, public humiliation — episodes such as the racist chants by...
  • Windham-Mansfield edition community news

    Art and craft submissions encouraged CANTERBURY - A call for artists has been issued for the fifth annual Fine Art and Craft Exhibit and Sale at the Finnish American Heritage Society. The event will be held at the Finnish Hall, 76 N. Canterbury Road,...
  • Connecticut schools negotiate way through falling enrollment

    School districts statewide have been losing students rapidly over the last several years and according to state projections, declining enrollment is only going to get worse in the next decade. Looking ahead, officials in towns across the region are...