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‘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.

Former Trustee Chairman Donates $1M to UConn

October 8, 2020

John W. Rowe, former chairman of the UConn Board of Trustees, has stepped up to help students facing financial troubles as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Avery Point Marine Sciences Building to be Renamed in Weicker’s Honor

September 30, 2020

UConn’s Board of Trustees has voted to rename the Marine Sciences Building at Avery Point in honor of former Gov. Lowell Weicker.

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 Addresses Misconceptions, Questions About COVID-19 Dashboard and Data

September 22, 2020

Answers to frequently asked questions relating to the University’s strategy of testing and containment in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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 Legend Nancy Stevens Looks Back on Hall of Fame Field Hockey Coaching Career

September 1, 2020

Nancy Stevens, the Hall of Fame head coach of UConn’s vaunted field hockey program, reflects on her career after announcing her retirement.

UConn Launches Funding Program for COVID-19 Research

August 31, 2020

UConn’s Office of Vice President for Research is announcing a new rapid-response funding program open to researchers studying aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Truly Unique Fall Semester Begins at UConn

August 31, 2020

It’s a semester that doesn’t look quite like any other, but UConn Nation is ready for Fall 2020.