| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:45 AM
HARTFORD — Presidents and administrators at 16 private colleges in Connecticut are lobbying against the elimination of state scholarships for their students as proposed under Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's state budget.
Malloy wants to cut $12.2...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 7:49 AM
HARTFORD — Nearly three years after a Trinity College student was attacked on the edge of campus, setting off a wave of concern about safety at the college, Hartford police on Thursday charged two city residents with assault.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:37 AM
If you can't get into a Film Studies 101 class, you can always get into Real Art Ways.
Starting March 4, the Hartford arts venue is presenting a six-week series of weekday matinees of classic films, followed by a lecture by J.D. O'Connor, assistant...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
He's getting sappy on college campuses, wringing his hands about his tuition savings plan and waxing nostalgic about his own years as an undergraduate.
President Obama is hurtling toward a deadline that looms over him much like the end of his time in...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:59 PM
Researchers from Yale University believe they have deciphered the neurological mechanism that causes the "munchies," that inexplicable urge to eat that has led generations of marijuana users to consume untold numbers of nachos, Twinkies and Doritos.
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:25 PM
Carla Berube NamedNESCAC Coach Of Year
Former UConn women's basketball player Carla Berube, now the coach at Tufts, was named NESCAC women's basketball coach of the year. Mairead Hynes of Conn College was named rookie of the year and Sara Binkhorst, a...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:12 PM
NEW HAVEN — The Yale University police officer who pulled his weapon while mistakenly detaining a Yale student during a burglary investigation in late January complied with department policy, according to an internal investigation released Tuesday...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Ashton Carter was sworn in as the secretary of defense this week, taking the reins of Pentagon leadership from former Secretary Chuck Hagel.
On Tuesday, he issued a message to the Department of Defense employees outlining his top priorities: protecting...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 4:27 PM
Under a newly proposed bill in the General Assembly, men and boys accused of sexual assault are one step closer to being presumed guilty until proven innocent. Originally, it was only in the court of public opinion that the possibility of innocence...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 12:45 PM
For years, college musicians hooked up to jam through the ubiquitous "musicians wanted" fliers you'd see around campus. More recently, Craig's List put a minor dent in that practice (you still see those signs around), while players have devised all...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:04 AM
Saturday evening, I got a call that no parent wants to get. It was my son calling from college — he’s a third-year student at Yale. He had been accosted by a campus police officer, at gunpoint!
This is how my son remembers it: