April 16, 2015
Ultra-High-Speed Broadband Bolsters UConn Research
The new network will facilitate data-intensive scientific research between UConn Health and Storrs researchers and their peers around the globe.
April 1, 2015
‘Excellence Gap’ Robs Talented Students of Their Potential
A report co-authored by UConn education professor Jonathan Plucker exposes the lack of programs for high-ability, low-income K-12 students.
March 27, 2015
Pressing Need for Full-Time Athletic Trainers in High Schools
A new report by UConn’s Korey Stringer Institute and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association calls for the hiring of athletic trainers in every high school, a need that’s as yet unfulfilled.
March 17, 2015
Passion for Art May Thwart Pursuits of the Heart
Individuals who share their creativity with their partner are more likely to enjoy long-term relationships, but solo pursuits may keep them single, according to a new UConn study.
February 26, 2015
QR Codes Engineered into Cybersecurity Protection
Engineers took the ordinary QR code and transformed it into a high-end cybersecurity application that can protect the integrity of computer microchips.
February 26, 2015
New Peanut Allergy Test Goes Beyond Scratching the Surface
UConn chemists have developed a new test for peanut allergies that is capable of determining the potential intensity of a patient’s allergic reaction through just a few drops of blood.
February 11, 2015
UConn Designated as Federal Health Care Study Center
UConn’s reports will be used by Medicaid and Medicare Services in making health coverage decisions that affect millions of patients nationwide.
February 5, 2015
Getting Ahead of Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria
A UConn medicinal chemist has developed software with a colleague at Duke that could help make more resilient antibiotics.
January 28, 2015
Building the Next Generation of Efficient Computers
A UConn researcher has uncovered important information about the kinetics behind a new form of computer memory.
January 26, 2015
Sharing News on Facebook Boosts Involvement
A UConn study shows that people who share news stories on Facebook are more likely to be engaged in the news than those who simply read the news online.
January 12, 2015
Education Expert on Obama’s Free Tuition Proposal
Erik Hines, a specialist in college and career readiness, discusses the President’s proposal to offer free community college tuition for two years to qualified high school students.