| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:36 AM
Misty Copeland took her first ballet class at 13 in gym shorts and socks on a basketball court at the Boys and Girls Club in San Pedro, California. Today, at 32, she is poised to become the first African American principal dancer with the American...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:49 PM
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...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Folks in the visual and performing arts are not, as a rule, staid. Most artists push the edges and question the status quo. You could say the same for the new Visual & Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Connecticut State University, a...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Do a Google image search on the word "photogram" and what pops up is hundreds of images of easily recognizable objects placed directly on photo paper and exposed to light in the darkroom, creating an image without a camera. Most of them are in black and...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Student musicians provided the background music for the cocktail hour at the Hartt's Got Talent Gala held Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Hartford Marriott Downtown.
More than 250 gathered to celebrate, including the school's acting dean, T. Clark Saunders...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:44 PM
For the first time since 2006, the University of Hartford is the America East women's soccer regular-season champion and the No. 1 seed in the America East Women's Soccer Championship, which begins with the quarterfinals on Thursday....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Reports of sexual assault climbed last year on many Connecticut college campuses, an increase that college officials and experts attributed to heightened awareness and expanded educational programs that make it easier for victims to come forward.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The University of Hartford men's basketball team is coming off two consecutive winning seasons. And the Hawks have nine players returning. One of them, senior forward Mark Nwakamma, is a preseason All-Conference pick.
All of it adds up to Hartford...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:36 PM
HARTFORD – The American Athletic Conference sent four teams to the NCAA men's basketball tournament last March, but commissioner Mike Aresco wants more.
"The goal, longer term, is to have seven, eight, nine teams in the mix for the NCAA Tournament,...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:16 PM
ROCKY HILL – Russell R. Ford, an experienced electronics engineer who has directed information technology at Cheshire Academy for the past six years has been named town director of information technology.
Ford will begin work Oct. 30. He will...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:04 AM
CANTON — An informational presentation for people suffering from Parkinson's disease and those caring for them will be on Monday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the town's senior center, according to an announcement from the senior and social services...