Community Impact

Linking Schools with UConn Engineering

A dozen middle and high school teachers and their graduate student partners discuss their experiences in an NSF-funded summer program at UConn.

Shikha Sharma, UConn's business librarian, gives a lecture to participants in the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities at the School of Business.

Business Boot Camp Brings Veterans to Campus

This year's Entrepreneurial Boot Camp for Disabled Veterans has six state residents among its 25 participants.

Dodd Award

Center for Justice and International Law to Receive Dodd Human Rights Prize

The center works to address torture, land rights, and gender violence in the Americas.


Preventing School Bullying Behavior

A UConn expert talks about a behavioral program that is making an impact in schools nationwide.

Light bulb Key

Protecting the World of Ideas

The Intellectual Property Law Clinic offers first-hand experience in a burgeoning field.

UCANN Cook, Too!

UCANN Cook Camp provided youngsters with a chance to polish their cooking and baking skills. (Sean Flynn/UConn Photo)

Down and Dirty

Justin Rivera, left, and Jack Dineen, participate in an archeological field school as part of a Kids Are Scientists Too (KAST) program. (Sean Flynn/UConn Photo)

Young Scientists Get Their Feet Wet With Project Oceanology

Project Oceanology gives young marine scientists a chance to explore their environment. (David Colberg/UConn Photo)

Garden Has Roots in the Community

A vegetable garden in Hartford is a collaboration between the Health Center and community partners.

Master gardener program at research farm on July 13, 2011.

Master Gardeners Thrive on Sharing Knowledge

These skilled gardeners volunteer their expertise in community settings across the state.