January 21, 2014
Welcome Back from President Herbst
The President welcomes the community back to campus after winter break, and looks ahead to an exciting and rewarding semester.
December 23, 2013
President Herbst Addresses Boycotts of Israeli Academic Institutions
UConn opposes boycotts; seeks partnerships with people of all nations.
August 23, 2013
Welcoming Words to the Class of '17 from President Herbst, Professor Boyer
In a letter to the class of 2017, UConn President Susan Herbst and Distinguished Professor Mark Boyer share some thoughts.
June 5, 2013
A Message From President Herbst Concerning Next Generation Connecticut
President Herbst addresses the importance of Next Generation Connecticut to the entire University community.
March 21, 2013
New Investment In UConn Promises Big Return
The strength of Connecticut’s future economy depends on the boldness and vision of the choices we make today, say UConn’s President and the CEO of MetroHartford Alliance.
December 25, 2012
Happy Holidays to the UConn Community
Jazz up your holidays, UConn style!
December 17, 2012
A Message from President Herbst on the Newtown Tragedy
President Herbst expresses the grief of the University community for the lives that were lost on Friday and concern for those left behind.
December 5, 2012
Happy Holidays, UConn!
Jazz up your holidays, UConn style.
July 11, 2012
Changing Times? Yes and No. Herbst Looks Back at UConn 82 Years Ago
A chance find of a 1930 campus newspaper prompts President Herbst to reflect on UConn’s growth from a small agricultural school to one of the best public research universities in the nation.
May 30, 2012
Virginia Native Thomas Jefferson Would Have Loved Storrs
The ‘good real estate fortune’ bestowed on us by the Storrs brothers in 1881 would have appealed to Thomas Jefferson according to UConn President Susan Herbst.
May 2, 2012
President Herbst’s Advice for Soon-to-Be College Students and Their Anxious Parents
As one group of students graduates, a new cohort is preparing to start college in the fall. Susan Herbst offers UConn’s rising freshmen three simple pieces of wisdom.