Student life

Coveted Class: Financial Services

November 6, 2019

Since 2016, Paul Gilson also has been a faculty mentor to the Student Managed Fund, the nearly $6 million investment portfolio managed by undergraduate and graduate students.

Every Day is Halloween for UConn Horror Club

October 31, 2019

Liam Thomas ’20 (CLAS) explains how his love of all things horror grew into a full-fledged student organization at UConn.

The Legends of North Campus

October 25, 2019

For decades at UConn, if you asked directions to the North Campus dormitories, you would most likely be met with a puzzled expression.

Student Perspective: Berk Alpay Thinks AI Could “Change Everything”

October 21, 2019

When Berk Alpay ’21 (ENG, CLAS) mentions the future, he’s not talking about what he’s going to have for dinner (Hint: Chang’s Garden on Route 195 has been a favorite since he was a kid.) or what courses he’d like to take next semester. Not even what his plans are for after he graduates with a dual […]

This Student is a Tough Competitor. Heard of Her Sport?

October 8, 2019

UConn junior Laura Sofía Bedoya, of East Haven, Connecticut, is a forward and vice captain of the 15-member USA Women Underwater Rugby Team.

Business is Booming at New Student Recreation Center

September 30, 2019

The early numbers are in, and UConn’s new Student Recreation Center is already a success story.

Meet the Researcher: Chelsea Garcia ’20, Nutritional Sciences

September 25, 2019

“I want to continue to do research and relay those findings to the public with the hopes of having a positive impact,” says Chelsea Garcia ’20 (CAHNR).

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.

From Backpacks to Badges: Alums Thrive as UConn Police Officers

September 18, 2019

UConn’s police department benefits from having a significant contingent of Husky alums among its ranks.

With the Snip of a Ribbon, the Student Recreation Center Opens

August 26, 2019

The new center on Hillside Road officially opened Aug. 26 at 6 a.m., the morning after a ribbon cutting ceremony led by President Tom Katsouleas.

164 New White Coats Issued at UConn Health

August 26, 2019

The Class of 2023, the largest incoming class in UConn Health’s history, is now donning new physician and dentist-to-be white coats.