Posts tagged: University of Connecticut - Diverse
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Climate Change is a Diversity Issue for Higher Ed

by | September 17, 2018 The extreme heat this year has turned much of my state into a giant tinderbox. I’ve seen the Read more

UConn Has Been “Intentional” About Diversity Efforts

by | September 4, 2018
The University of Connecticut (UConn) has created and implemented a variety of wrap-around supp [...] Read more

UConn President to Step Down in Summer 2019

by Associated Press | May 21, 2018
STORRS, Conn. — UConn President Susan Herbst has announced she will step down after the 2018- [...] Read more

University Recovers Money It Paid To Doctor After His Death

by Associated Press | March 29, 2018
FARMINGTON, Conn. — The University of Connecticut says it has recovered more than $50,000 it [...] Read more

Longtime Journalist, Pulitzer Prize Winner Les Payne Dies

by Associated Press | March 20, 2018
NEW YORK — Longtime New York journalist Les Payne, whose career took him from the poppy field [...] Read more

Selfie with Severed Heads: Prof, Dental Students Chided

by Associated Press | February 5, 2018
Graduate dental school students and a top University of Connecticut orthodontics professor took [...] Read more

UConn Fraternity Chapter Closed After Member’s Death

| March 21, 2017
HARTFORD, Conn. — A national women’s fraternity has closed its University of Connecticu [...] Read more

6 Charged in Death of UConn Student Run Over After Party

by Associated Press | February 26, 2017
STORRS, Conn. — Six University of Connecticut students were charged Friday with alcohol-relat [...] Read more

Project Funded to Promote Civility in Classroom Discourse

by David Pluviose | February 22, 2017
The University of Connecticut awarded a $215,000 grant to Essential Partners to “shift classr [...] Read more

UConn not Sanctuary Campus but Will Help Immigrant Students

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | December 7, 2016
STORRS, Conn. — The University of Connecticut says it will do all it can to support students [...] Read more

Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid on Wealthy Students

by Michael Melia, Associated Press | September 27, 2016
STORRS, Conn. ― Spencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even wi [...] Read more

University of Connecticut Revokes Cosby’s Honorary Degree

by Associated Press | June 29, 2016
STORRS, Conn. ― The University of Connecticut on Wednesday revoked an honorary degree awarded [...] Read more

State High Court Orders New Hearing in UConn Animal Research Case

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | June 22, 2016
HARTFORD, Conn. ― The Connecticut Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a lower court judge to h [...] Read more

King Holiday Kicks Off High-demand Period for Some Black Academicians

by Jamal Eric Watson | January 14, 2016
The lives of some of the nation’s most visible Black academicians are about to get even busie [...] Read more

Support Program Aims to be Game-Changer

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 29, 2015
When Black student-athletes arrive on campus on a sports scholarship, their athletic performanc [...] Read more