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.