Michael Kirk

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Emeritus Journalism Professor John Breen Dies

For more than three decades, Breen was a mentor to generations of UConn journalism students.

The class of 2016 is filled with students who bring academic success and a wide variety of backgrounds to campus.

The Class of 2016 Breaks Records

The class of 2016 arrives on campus filled with academic all stars.

UConn ranked number 5 in Sierra Cool Schools ranking

Sierra Club Ranks UConn Among Top 10 ‘Cool Schools’ for Environmental Efforts

UConn is ranked 5th nationally, up from 16th in 2011.

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Mandatory Water Conservation Lifted, Voluntary Measures Still in Effect

Owing to recent rainfall, the University is lifting the Stage II Water Supply Watch issued in mid-July, but expects to remain in a period of water conservation.

Detail of a modern faucet head.

University Institutes Mandatory Water Conservation Measures Due to Dry Conditions

Voluntary measures remain in effect.

Detail of a modern faucet head.

UConn Issues Water Conservation Advisory

The University is asking users to take voluntary measures to save water.

Board Votes to Name Buildings After Austin, Rowe

The CLAS and CUE buildings will be renamed in honor of two individuals who played pivotal roles in the University's achievements over the past two decades.

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Board Approves Fiscal Year 2013 Budget

The budget approved by the Board of Trustees includes funding for the faculty hiring initiative.

David Grant, right, associate professor of pharmaceutical science, with students, in his lab.

UConn Embarking on Major Expansion of Faculty

The goal is to hire 500 tenure-track faculty over the next four years.

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Information Security Policy Manual Available Online

Information technology policies have been updated and are available online.