March 5, 2014
Plant Biologist Pamela Diggle Joins UConn Faculty
Diggle, current president of the Botanical Society of America, comes to UConn from the University of Colorado.
February 25, 2014
Studying Latin America At Home and Abroad
Latin American Studies courses and study abroad opportunities are helping Aaron Dion achieve his career goals.
February 17, 2014
China Scholar Peter Zarrow Joins UConn Faculty
Zarrow comes to UConn from Academia Sinica, the leading academic institution in Taiwan.
January 27, 2014
Laser Physicist Nora Berrah Joins UConn Faculty
Berrah, an internationally known researcher and advocate for women in STEM fields, is the new head of the physics department.
January 10, 2014
Professor Emeritus of Psychology Julian Rotter Dies
Rotter was identified by the American Psychological Association as one of the most influential psychologists of the 20th century.
December 18, 2013
Chemistry Provides Student with Marketable Skills
Chemistry major Casey Camire found his analytical skills prepared him well for a research internship in industry.
December 10, 2013
Renowned Mathematician Jerzy Weyman Joins UConn Faculty
Weyman, a theoretical mathematician, was previously at Northeastern University.
November 13, 2013
Secret Societies and Private Discrimination
Sociologist Matthew Hughey’s new book explores the role of race and ethnicity in the perpetuation of inequality through private organizations.
October 30, 2013
Poetry Graduate Student Wins National Translation Prize
Miller Oberman, the first student ever to win the award, was recognized for her translation of an 8th-century poem.
October 29, 2013
The Effect of Socioeconomic Status on How the Brain Processes Sound
A UConn researcher has found that children of parents with low levels of education hear differently than their peers.
October 29, 2013
Not Quite Frankenstein
A new research program will study the origins of biological behavior using nonliving things.