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Meet the Researcher: Sarah Tsuruo ’21 (CLAS) 

October 22, 2020

Sarah Tsuruo ’21 (CLAS) says pursuing a multifaceted career as an undergraduate researcher requires determination.

Fish-food Entrepreneur Wins UConn’s Wolff Startup Competition

October 21, 2020

Student entrepreneur Peter Goggins ’21 (CAHNR) has won the Wolff New Venture Competition, which boosts UConn-connected startup companies.

‘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.

UConn Wins Record Grants and Contracts Funding in FY2020

October 19, 2020

In fiscal year 2020, researchers from UConn and UConn Health secured nearly $286 million in research and other types of sponsored funding, the most in the University’s history.

Q&A: When in Drought, Build Resilience

October 16, 2020

The abnormally dry weather Connecticut has experienced in 2020 may not be an anomaly for long.

Meet the Researcher: Brianna Chance ’23, Music

October 15, 2020

Brianna Chance ’23 (SFA) roots her research in the experiences of people of color in the arts world.

New Study Examines Civil Society’s Effect on Mass Violence

October 14, 2020

UConn researcher Evan Perkoski discusses his work examining the role civil society can play in preventing – or perpetrating – mass killings.

Provost Lejuez Back In the Classroom

October 13, 2020

Provost Carl Lejuez is not only tackling the considerable administrative responsibilities of his post – he’s also back in the classroom, teaching undergraduates this semester.

Not Your Typical Fall Semester

October 13, 2020

UConn’s students, faculty, and staff are meeting the challenge of a semester no one could have expected.

Student-Launched Platform Supporting Mental Well-Being with Positive Messages from Peers

October 12, 2020

Two UConn students have launched a social app they hope will make college students around the country feel more connected and supported.

Stretching Makes the Superconductor

October 12, 2020

Superconductors could make everything from the power grid to personal computers more efficient. UConn researcher Ilya Sochnikov and his students are working to better understand these materials.