RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
A collection of news and information related to University of Connecticut published by this site and its partners.

Top University of Connecticut Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Insurance Commissioner, Other State Employees, Hop The Globe

    Insurance Commissioner, Other State Employees, Hop The Globe
    Of the 20 work days in June 2013 the state's commissioner of insurance spent 17 away from his desk — far away. Thomas B. Leonardi's schedule that month included trips to Washington, D.C., Rome, Zurich and Seoul. That month's globe-hopping...
  • 'Olives And Blood' At UConn Explores The Mind An Assassin

    'Olives And Blood' At UConn Explores The Mind An Assassin
    Over 80 years after right-wing Nationalists tried to silence him, by murdering him in a shameful political action during the Spanish Civil War and dumping his body in a mass grave, Federico Garcia Lorca continues to speak. Theater artists have been...
  • Tate George Seeking Acquittal After One Year In Prison

     Tate George Seeking Acquittal After One Year In Prison
    As University of Connecticut basketball legend Tate George reaches the one-year anniversary of his imprisonment Tuesday, prosecutors are blasting him in court papers over his request that a federal judge overturn his four felony convictions. George was...
  • State Historian Walter Woodward discusses the New England witch trials

    Connecticut State Historian and Columbia resident, Walter Woodward, appeared at Yeoman's Hall on Sept. 28 for a discussion hosted by the Columbia Historical Society entitled "New England's Other Witch Hunt." Woodward is the fifth person to hold the...
  • Hartford Home Where UConn Donors Dine Gets $74,500 Upgrade; DOT Draws Ire Over Road Jobs

    Hartford Home Where UConn Donors Dine Gets $74,500 Upgrade; DOT Draws Ire Over Road Jobs
    The University of Connecticut Foundation has spent about $75,000 to renovate the home it bought for $660,000 last year in Hartford's West End, as a fancy outpost for school President Susan Herbst to entertain donors and spend the night when she's got...
  • Going Electric is Easy for These Local Drivers

    Transportation in this country is dependent on oil for 93 percent of the miles we drive. The remaining 7 percent of the energy used for transportation comes from biofuels and natural gas, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. In a chart...
  • Glastonbury High Sends 91% Of Graduates To Higher Education

    Glastonbury High Sends 91% Of Graduates To Higher Education
    GLASTONBURY — More than 91 percent of the largest class to graduate from Glastonbury High School went off to either a two-year or four-year college. Edward Gregorski, the school system's director of guidance, said 518 graduates of the class of...
  • Brothers, Their Families Find Home In Century-Old 'Castle' In Hartford's West End

    Brothers, Their Families Find Home In Century-Old 'Castle' In Hartford's West End
    HARTFORD — Growing up, brothers Alex and Joe Giadone shared a bed until they were in grade school and a bedroom until Joe went off to college. Now the men, both in their 30s, are back in Hartford living together again. But they could have trouble...
  • UConn Women Win AAC Soccer Title; Player Suspended

    The UConn women's soccer team claimed its first American Athletic Conference Championship, defeating the University of South Florida 3-2 on penalty kicks after a scoreless draw on Sunday in Tampa, Fla. The Huskies clinched a berth in the NCAA women's...
  • Texting-While-Driving Study Likens Phone Use to Drug Addiction

     
    When Huey Lewis sang "I Want a New Drug" back in the '80s, he could not have foreseen that one day that newfangled pharmaceutical wouldn't come in pill form but as a phone ??? and that it would be one......
  • Vacant Constitution Plaza Building In Hartford Goes To Auction

    Vacant Constitution Plaza Building In Hartford Goes To Auction
    HARTFORD — The former Travelers Education Center on Constitution Plaza — once considered a potential site for UConn's downtown Hartford campus — will go on the auction block, after being up for sale for nearly three years. The five-...