UConn Avery Point Offers Open Air Art and Film Exhibition
The COVID-19 pandemic prompted UConn Avery Point to design an outdoor art exhibit, combining sculpture, film, video, and other media.
Summer Undergraduate Researcher Ian Sauco ’21 (CLAS, SFA)
Rising senior Ian Sauco is doing summer research to improve his mastery of the saxophone.
UConn Magazine: Married to the Arts, Engineering — and Each Other
Long before a new institute at UConn bore their name, Donna Samson ’84 (SFA) and John Krenicki ’84 (ENG) were juniors living in McMahon Hall.
DMD Professor Tells Stamford Family’s COVID-19 Story on PBS Frontline
When the story of an elementary school teacher in Stamford, Connecticut, taking care of the newborn brother of one of her students became public in early May, the media put a spotlight on the situation of an immigrant family from Guatemala that was battling COVID-19. Luciana Lira, a bilingual teacher, cared for the newborn baby […]
UConn-Trained Social Worker Became ‘Highway Philosopher’ Through Her Music
Lara Herscovitch '95 MSW describes her journey from social work to touring the world as a musician.
Jorgensen Center Debuts Digital Stage with ‘Midsummer Music’ Series
UConn's Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts launches a live, digital concert series starting July 14, 2020.
UConn Historian Considers the Legacy of Little Richard, Architect of Rock ‘n’ Roll
UConn historian Jeffrey Ogbar discusses the career and legacy of pioneering rock 'n' roll artist Little Richard.
New Online Exhibit Highlights Asian American Student Narratives
UConn’s Asian and Asian American Studies Institute (AAASI) has launched an ongoing online exhibit of student narratives and work from professional artists intended to document student experiences.
UConn Choirs Go Virtual with ‘Old Connecticut’ Alma Mater
Unable to perform in their normal venues because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the UConn Choirs have taken to the Internet.
Adjusting to Pandemic Reality, 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition at Benton Museum Moves Online
Undaunted by the restrictions caused by the pandemic, UConn's 2020 MFA exhibition is now online.