Linking Together for Mental Health Awareness
October 7, 2020
On Saturday, October 10 — World Mental Health Day — a team from UConn Hartford including the School of Social Work will participate in an attempt to break a Guinness World Record to raise awareness of the importance of mental health and suicide prevention. The Linked 4 Life event, sponsored by the Jordan Porco Foundation […]
‘Brave Space’ Series Will Further UConn Dialogue on Justice, Equity, and Diversity
September 16, 2020
‘Brave Spaces,’ a new audio interview series launching this month, seeks to further the conversation at UConn on issues of justice, diversity, and equity.
UConn Magazine: Married to the Arts, Engineering — and Each Other
August 11, 2020
Long before a new institute at UConn bore their name, Donna Samson ’84 (SFA) and John Krenicki ’84 (ENG) were juniors living in McMahon Hall.
UConn Magazine: Staying Well
July 20, 2020
Staying well means staying on the move — even when you’re stuck at home, says exercise guru Emily Abbate ’10 (CLAS).
Crisis Averted: Stopping Strokes
July 15, 2020
UConn Health’s nationally-renowned stroke treatment center is always looking for new ways to help patients.
Of Science and Squid Emojis
April 16, 2020
UConn’s Sarah McAnulty talks about making science communication better – and what’s wrong with a squid emoji.
For UConn’s Lucy Gilson, Business and Research Are a Natural Fit
March 18, 2020
UConn’s Lucy Gilson says the School of Business is doing vital research, and wants the world to know it.
UConn Woodsmen: Their Sport is the Great Outdoors
February 21, 2020
The term “lumberjack” might bring to mind a bearded man in a buffalo check shirt and fur hat, but for one group of students, it describes a typical Friday night practicing such skills as fire building and log rolling.
What’s So Funny?: A Q&A with Gina Barreca
January 17, 2020
UConn’s Gina Barreca gets serious about what it means to be funny.
A Bug Life
December 16, 2019
A multi-sensory glimpse inside the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology’s vast Biodiversity Research Collection.
It’s a(n American) Girl Thing
December 4, 2019
The venerable American Girl doll collection provides the inspiration for a popular podcast by two historians who received their doctorates at UConn.