Fairfield County

Alum Who Created ‘Merican Mule Cocktail Company Has Plenty to Celebrate

January 7, 2021

Dean Mahoney ’09 (BUS) is in high spirits, as the cocktail company he founded in South Norwalk continues to grow.

Stamford Campus Hosts 2019 Digital Media CT Summit

October 23, 2019

The one-day gathering is an annual highlight of Digital Media Connecticut, a statewide initiative created to support a talent pipeline by connecting K-12 students, higher education, and industry professionals.

Meet the Researcher: Isabella Ferrante ’19, History

October 15, 2019

A UConn student turned her childhood love of history into a research project that took her from Stamford to the British National Archives to study World War I.

Priceline.com Alum Ushers In ‘Month of Discovery’

October 2, 2019

“When you are looking to start a company, you have to be curious about the problem the company will solve and if there is really a need for it,” said Timothy “Scott” Case, ’92 (ENG).

Driving Innovation: Mitchell Hornak ’22

September 20, 2019

At UConn, the sophomore has already won the Innovation Quest (iQ) award for an automated opioid dispenser designed to help prevent patients from overdosing.

Researchers Hone Our Ability to Map Storm Flooding

September 16, 2019

UConn researchers developed a radar satellite-based mapping technique that will improve the ability of forecasters to more accurately predict the inundated area caused by future storms. 

Occupational Illnesses in Connecticut Decrease

September 2, 2019

The most recent data available indicate workplace-related illnesses have gone down in Connecticut, according to UConn Health experts.

UConn Extension Produces Bumper Crop of Urban Farmers

August 30, 2019

UConn Extension’s urban agriculture program brings fresh produce – and the skills to grow it – to Connecticut cities.

Alum Dan Toscano Named Board of Trustees Chair

August 29, 2019

Governor Ned Lamont also appointed Scott Cowen, president emeritus of Tulane University, and reappointed four others, to the board.

UConn Steers the Way to Shellfish Farms

Connecticut’s coastline hosts a growing aquaculture industry, which UConn Extension educators promote alongside farmers of oysters, clams, fish, and seaweeds.