Marine Sciences Student Studies in the Great White Shark Capital of the World
Melissa Sanchez ’22 (CLAS) was one of only two students nationwide selected to participate in the 2021 Minorities in Shark Science Fellowship in Mossel Bay, South Africa.
UConn Distinguished Professor Receives C. Hart Merriam Award
Among the top 2 percent of ecologists in the world, Michael Willig is recognized for his dedication to research and education about mammals and the environment.
Using Math to Prepare for the Future: Three UConn students receive Actuary of Tomorrow award
The award recognizes three UConn CLAS students for their excellence in actuarial science.
The McNair Scholar Summer Program Supports Student Doing STEM Research
UConn students Nichali Bogues '22 (CLAS) and Juan Colberg-Martinez '23 (CLAS) go beyond their STEM majors to learn more about ways to combat diseases this summer as McNair Scholar researchers.
Caroline LeCour ’22 (CLAS) is reporting from NBC CT
Caroline LeCour's journalism experience at UConn, and her persistence, helped her land a remote internship at NBC CT this summer.
Eli Collins ’22 (CLAS) Hopes to Create More Inclusivity Through Research on Queer Identity
The flexibility of the psychological sciences major and a SURF award enabled Eli Collins to pursue their interest in exploring queer identity and emo rock subculture of the early 2000s.
Class of 2021: CLAS Seniors Share How and Why they Chose Their Major
Choosing what to study is a “major” decision. Several senior students share how they decided the paths they wanted to pursue.
Class of 2021: CLAS Graduates on Finishing School During COVID
Students from the UConn graduating class of 2021 reflect on what they realized while attending university during a pandemic.
Class of 2021: CLAS Students share What – and Who – Inspires Them
Family, faculty, and peer connections are some of the things that motivated the students in the CLAS class of 2021 through an unprecedented year.