Nation & World
March 26, 2015
Panel Seeks to Promote Dialogue on Middle East Issues
Today’s panel on ‘The Future of Israeli-Palestinian Relations’ is part of broader efforts at the University to enhance understanding of Middle East issues.
March 25, 2015
New Ways of Monitoring Human Rights
Law and human rights scholar Molly Land discusses the impact of new technologies on human rights fact-finding, advocacy, and enforcement.
March 19, 2015
Young Conservationists Inspired to Tackle Community Projects
High school students who attended a conservation program at UConn last summer recently completed environmental service projects close to home.
March 16, 2015
Realistic Gun Controllers in Video Games Foster Aggressive Thoughts
Players who used a gun controller also found the game more realistic, and felt more engaged, according to a new UConn study.
March 13, 2015
Time to Set Male vs. Female Boss Bias Aside
A UConn researcher found that while people would rather work for someone ‘like’ themselves, their gender is only one component.
March 10, 2015
The Fourth Winter of Fukushima
Four years after the tsunami and nuclear explosion in Japan, history professor Alexis Dudden notes that more people have died from stress-related causes than from the initial disaster in Fukushima.