‘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.
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.
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.
‘Brave Space’ Series Will Further UConn Dialogue on Justice, Equity, and Diversity
September 16, 2020
‘Brave Spaces,’ a new audio interview series launching this month, seeks to further the conversation at UConn on issues of justice, diversity, and equity.
UConn Remains in U.S. News Top 25 Public Universities for 9th Consecutive Year
September 14, 2020
UConn remains among the nation’s top 25 public universities for the ninth consecutive year.
Remembering September 11: How UConn Responded
September 11, 2020
Nineteen years later, the terrible trauma of that day is still fresh.
New Course Introduces Students to US Anti-Black Racism
September 4, 2020
A new course will introduce UConn students to the foundational history of systemic and anti-Black racism in the U.S. that underlies the current Black Lives Matter movement.
UConn to Test Campus Emergency Systems on Tuesday
September 3, 2020
UConn will conduct a test of its emergency notification system on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.
UConn Facemasks Show Commitment to Human Rights Along With Public Health
September 2, 2020
One of the ways UConn is helping to ensuring the health and safety of its community is the requirement that all students, faculty and staff wear face coverings while on campus.