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Barriers in Food Access Contribute to Inequitable Risks of Obesity and Food Insecurity Among Food Pantry Clients

October 21, 2020

Food pantry clients face higher rates of both food insecurity and obesity, according to a new study.

‘The Great Derangement,’ Novelist Ghosh’s Meditation on Climate Change, is 2020-21 UConn Reads Selection

October 20, 2020

“The Great Derangement,” a meditation on society’s response to climate change, has been selected as the UConn Reads text for the 2020-21 academic year.

A Letter from Provost Lejuez on the Spring 2021 Semester

October 9, 2020

A letter from Provost Carl Lejuez outlining decisions made regarding the Spring 2021 semester.

White House’s Dr. Deborah Birx Praises Efforts of UConn

October 9, 2020

Dr. Deborah Birx paid a visit to UConn Hartford recently, praising the University’s efforts in combating the spread of COVID-19.

New ‘InForm’ Site Launched to Simplify, Streamline UConn Reporting Processes  

October 8, 2020

UConn has launched a comprehensive new website to simplify and streamline the process by which students, faculty, staff and others can more easily locate and use the University’s many resources to report concerns and find support.

Brave Space: Kelly Ha

October 7, 2020

Master’s of Social Work student Kelly Ha talks about her experiences as an Asian-American student in this first installment of the Brave Space podcast series.

UConn Releases Annual Safety Reports

October 2, 2020

The University of Connecticut is releasing two reports this week that detail its response to reports of criminal activity, sexual violence, and other issues it monitors to ensure the safety of its campus communities.

UConn Absorbs Significant Spending Cuts, but Still Needs State Help for COVID Costs

September 30, 2020

UConn has absorbed more than $35 million in reductions at the Storrs and regional campuses since its budget went into effect in July and expects to realize another $13 million throughout the fiscal year, leaving about $28 million that the University will request as a one-time COVID bridge allocation from the state.

MSW Students Heading to Work Supporting Children, Families in Hartford Public Schools

September 24, 2020

The UConn School of Social Work is partnering with Hartford Public Schools to provide services for the district’s students during this tumultuous year.

UConn Law Remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 22, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made two memorable visits to the UConn School of Law during her remarkable career.

The Psychologist and the Bees

September 21, 2020

Doctoral student Megan Chiovaro has learned a lot about people – from working with honeybees.