College of Liberal Arts & Sciences


UConn Students Win National Goldwater Scholarship and Honorable Mention

April 5, 2012

The Barry M. Goldwater Foundation supports outstanding young scientists who wish to pursue a career in science or technology.

Climate Change Models May Underestimate Extinctions, Says UConn Biologist

January 4, 2012

Animal and plant species may be on a collision course created by climate change, and current predictions likely underestimate how many will go extinct, according to a new study.

Modeling Interactions between Climate and the Living System in West Africa

August 4, 2011

Two UConn-led studies may help shape climate prediction, food policy, and development investment.

Coping with Climate Change

July 21, 2011

Connecticut’s cities and towns are taking up the challenges of climate change at a local level.

Chemistry Professor wins Connecticut Medal of Science

May 10, 2011

Steven Suib, Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, has been awarded the state’s top science medal.

UConn Students Win Goldwaters, Truman Scholarship

April 4, 2011

Three UConn students have won prestigious national awards, and three more were front runners.

Coming to Grips with Climate Change

January 19, 2011

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

Recovery from Autism

September 13, 2010

A UConn expert says early intervention can help some children recover from autism.

Small Size – Huge Potential

August 24, 2010

A chemistry professor’s nanotechnology research will be useful in alternative fuel development.

Local Students Discover the Ocean at Avery Point Marine Science Day

June 11, 2010

The students learned about Long Island Sound, its inhabitants, and reasons for its conservation.

Three Science Students Win Goldwater Scholarships

April 6, 2009

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