Peter Morenus

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Robert Huggins, center, assistant research professor, explains a Korey Stringer Institute training performance measurement demonstration to Indrajeet Chaubey, CAHNR dean, right. Riding the bicycle is Jeb Struder, a Ph.D. student. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Alumni Celebrate the UConn Experience

Hundreds of alumni came out to the Pratt & Whitney Hangar Museum in East Hartford to celebrate the UConn experience.

President Tom Katsouleas speaks at an event to introduce the new Board of Trustees chair Dan Toscano '87 (BUS) at the Engineering Science Building on Sept. 4, 2019. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

New Trustees Meet Campus Leaders

Faculty and students welcomed new Board of Trustees members to the community yesterday.

USG President Priyanka Thakkar '20 (BUS) and President Tom Katsouleas cut the ribbon to open the new Student Recreation Center. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

With the Snip of a Ribbon, the Student Recreation Center Opens

The new center on Hillside Road officially opened Aug. 26 at 6 a.m., the morning after a ribbon cutting ceremony led by President Tom Katsouleas.

Catie Wigfield, 10, of Baltic, takes a taste of cheese sauce during a competition held at the UCann Cook Camp at Gelfenbien Commons on July 18, 2019. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Future Chefs

Campers at UCann Cook Camp 102 worked with UConn chefs to learn the art of international ethnic cuisine and how to create pastries and breads.

Hannah Steinke gives the husky statue a kiss on the nose following College of Liberal Arts & Sciences commencement ceremony on May 12. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Snapshot of Commencement

In rain and shine, graduates processed to their commencement ceremonies this weekend. Here is a glimpse into their milestone moments.

Records Set, Numbers Retired

No Husky will be permitted to wear Ray Allen’s number 34 or Rebecca Lobo’s number 50, the first basketball numbers retired at UConn.

James Comey, former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, speaks during the Edmund Fusco Contemporary Issues Forum at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 15, 2018. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Former FBI Director James Comey Speaks at UConn

Comey spoke about the importance of ethical leadership as a basis for making sound decisions.

Candidates Oz Griebel, left, Bob Stefanowski, and Ned Lamont laugh as the gubernatorial debate starts at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Sept. 26, 2018. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

UConn Hosts Gubernatorial Debate

Connecticut's three gubernatorial candidates took to the stage at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts Wednesday night.

A row of plaster cast heads is among 27 campus treasures and oddities for you to identify. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Hidden UConn

Test Your Storrs Savvy: 27 treasures and oddities for you to identify.

Bliss Dasilva '10 (CAHNR), '18 (NUR) takes a selfie with classmates at the Carolyn Ladd Widmer Wing of Storrs Hall before the start of the School of Nursing Commencement procession on May 5. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Huskies Forever: Images from the 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

Recapping the caps and gowns of the Class of 2018.