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Freshman Garrett Gruber attempts to hit the volleyball over the net as Kevin McCall, foreground, and Jeff Braun, also freshmen, try to block it during a game in the Field House. Photo by Ariel Dowski

Coming to Grips with Climate Change

An effective education must prepare students to tackle the unfamiliar and difficult, says CLAS dean.

Veterans Honored

The honor guard retires the colors at the end of the Veteran's Day ceremony held beside the Ultimate Sacrifice memorial on Nov. 11. Photo by Peter Morenus

Veterans Recognized at Rentschler

UConn alumni and students who are veterans were honored Sept. 11 during the football game.

Gift to College of Agriculture Will Expand Outreach

A gift from Nancy and David Bull will support innovative programs in Cooperative Extension and 4-H.

Veterans Day Ceremony

UConn ROTC cadets retire the colors during the Veterans Day Ceremony at the Ultimate Sacrifice Memorial on Nov. 11. Photo by Frank Dahlmeyer

Interactive Roll of Honor Goes Online on Veteran’s Day

The University of Connecticut’s Roll of Honor, which memorializes alumni who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to the nation, is now on a special website of the University Alumni Association. It is among the first websites of its kind in New England and one of only a few nationwide. The purpose of the site […]

Three Science Students Win Goldwater Scholarships

Three students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences have won prestigious Goldwater Scholarships to further their studies toward doctorates in the sciences.