Lisa Stiepock

Brave Space: Manisha Sinha

October 30, 2020

As part of the Brave Space series, historian Manisha Sinha reflects on her background and life experiences and the 2020 presidential election.

UConn Magazine: Baptism by Fire

August 5, 2020

“I’m not just learning how to be a good nurse, but how to be a good nurse in the middle of a pandemic,” says Mia Hrabcsak ’19 (NUR).

UConn Magazine: Abby Beissinger, Plant Detective

July 14, 2020

Farmers and gardeners bring, mail, and post samples of their sick plants to Beissinger who often drills down to a cellular level to make a diagnosis.

UConn Magazine: Local Hero

July 2, 2020

Louis Goffinet ’17 (CLAS) offered in a Facebook post to shop for elderly neighbors. Two months later he was still shopping, and overseeing a $30,000 Neighbors Grocery Fund.

Running the Show at ‘NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt’

July 19, 2019

As executive producer of ‘NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,’ Suozzo, a former dancer, says she directs each episode as if it were a ballet.

Three Books With Mo Cotton Kelly

July 12, 2019

Wondering what to read this summer? Take some tips from the VP of Alumni Relations and Communications.

Tracy Rittenhouse Knows Where the Wild Things Are

July 9, 2019

Bobcats have been spotted on campus. Students who took pictures of them showed them to Rittenhouse, who is helping analyze data for the state’s Bobcat Project.

The Reapers and the Flowers

July 5, 2019

Mount Auburn Cemetery is not only the final resting place of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, it is a beautiful public park overseen by a UConn horticulture alum.

Presenting Science to the Public in a Post-Truth Era

May 28, 2019

A panel discussion Friday grappled with the challenge of how, in this time of sweeping science denial, scientists can craft messages about their research that not only inform but also persuade.

Richard Robinson ’79, State Supreme Court Chief Justice

January 21, 2019

The first African-American Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court will be keynote speaker at the 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation on Jan. 24. Read his profile in UConn Magazine.

Susan Brillhart ’84 (NUR), A Voice for the Most Vulnerable

January 4, 2019

Hers is a voice for the most vulnerable among us.