February 18, 2014
Hidden New England Landscape Comes to Life
With the help of modern laser technology, UConn researchers are unearthing secrets of the region’s past.
February 4, 2014
An Expanding Role for Nurse Practitioners
UConn’s School of Nursing is helping prepare practitioners who will play a vital role in maximizing health care resources.
February 3, 2014
Theoretical Neuroscientist Ed Large Joins UConn Faculty
Large joined the Department of Psychology’s expanding cognitive science group in the fall.
January 31, 2014
Milking the Herd for Education, Science, and the Economy
The value of UConn’s award-winning dairy herd extends far beyond providing the main ingredient in a double dip cone.
January 29, 2014
There’s a New Dog on Campus
Jonathan XIV, UConn’s newest Husky mascot, arrived in Storrs during winter break.
January 24, 2014
New Institute to Focus on Adapting to Climate Change
The Institute for Community Resiliency and Climate Adaptation will develop best practices for managing the risks from extreme weather events.
January 15, 2014
The Many Facets of Henry David Thoreau
In his new book, Walden’s Shore, geologist Robert Thorson presents a reassessment of one of America’s leading men of letters.
January 13, 2014
The Importance of Baby Talk
UConn researchers have shown the importance of animated talk and undivided attention in an infant’s word acquisition.
December 23, 2013
Mapping the Spread of Tropical Disease
It’s 5,200 miles from Kaduna, Nigeria to Haddam, Conn. That’s how far two scientists traveled to take part in UConn’s geospatial training.
December 17, 2013
Bird Flu Research Earns Professor Accolades in China
Pathobiologist Mazhar Khan has developed diagnostic tests and vaccines to help prevent the spread of avian influenza.
December 16, 2013
Behavioral Geography Expert Kenneth Foote Joins UConn Faculty
The new head of the geography department, an expert on the memorialization of space, came from the University of Colorado-Boulder.