Alumni

‘Day-Glo and Napalm’ Exhibition Looks Back at UConn Activism

September 27, 2019

An exhibit on display at the Dodd Center looks back on the turbulent years of Vietnam-era protest at UConn.

$5M Gift Launches Arts and Engineering Institute

September 12, 2019

University of Connecticut alumni John and Donna Krenicki gave $5 million to the university’s Schools of Fine Arts and Engineering to launch the Krenicki Arts and Engineering Institute, an innovative, interdisciplinary nexus that will offer groundbreaking classes in areas like entertainment engineering and industrial design. The pairing of arts and engineering will provide a space […]

Advice From Top CEO: Push Yourself Outside Your Comfort Zone

September 5, 2019

As one of 24 women CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, alumna Mary Laschinger has earned a spot few women have achieved in the field of business. How she became successful, in her own words.

The Husky Ticket Project

August 28, 2019

UConn trio launched a nonprofit that provides free UConn football and basketball tickets to deserving young fans.

Former Alumni Association President Elected to Board of Trustees

August 19, 2019

‘My hope is that I can be a voice for the alumni and be part of the process of ensuring the vitality of our University,’ says Bryan K. Pollard ’85 (CLAS), member of the Board of Trustees.

Pitching in for the New York Mets

August 12, 2019

UConn President Tom Katsouleas threw the ceremonial first pitch during a New York Mets baseball game Sunday.

Alumna Relishes Her Experience as ‘Hotdogger’

August 1, 2019

As the first alum to be hired to motor the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile cross country, Gabriella Medvick ’18 (SFA) says she couldn’t wait to show UConn Nation her new set of wheels and ketchup with her fellow Huskies.

UConn to Seek Alumni Input on Post-Graduate Career Success

July 22, 2019

By seeking information about graduates’ career paths at the five-year and 10-year mark after their degrees, the University hopes to assess the impact of a UConn education and help future generations of students.

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.

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.