External Media Mentions

Media coverage of the people and programs at UConn. As a vibrant, progressive leader among public research universities, UConn fosters a diverse and dynamic culture that meets the challenges of a changing global society.

August 2016

  • August 25, 2016
    CBS

    UConn Opens New Residence Hall

  • August 25, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    New UConn Residence Hall Opens Wednesday

  • August 25, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    First Folio, ‘Culture Of Shakespeare, Coming To UConn’s Benton

  • August 25, 2016
    WFSB-TV

    Wearable Safety Device Created in Connecticut

  • August 25, 2016
    New York Daily News

    When Wives Earn More, Husbands Are Happier and Healthier

  • August 24, 2016
    Associated Press

    Malloy to Attend Opening of UConn’s New Residence Hall

  • August 24, 2016
    National Audubon Society

    The Saltmarsh Sparrow Is Creeping Dangerously Close to Extinction

  • August 24, 2016
    Latin Correspondent

    Accelerate Your Career with a Master of Laws (LLM)

  • August 24, 2016
    NPR

    Do You Read Terms Of Service Contracts? Not Many Do, Research Shows

  • August 24, 2016
    Global News

    A New Eye on a Central Ear

  • August 23, 2016
    PNAS

    Using the Shortwave Infrared to Image Middle Ear Pathologies

  • August 23, 2016
    Phys.org

    Shortwave Infrared Instrument Could Improve Ear Infection Diagnosis

  • August 23, 2016
    CNN

    Being the Breadwinner May Be Bad for Younger Men’s Well-Being

  • August 23, 2016
    Associated Press

    UConn Freshman Class Most Diverse in School’s History

  • August 23, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    UConn Freshman Class: Larger, More Diverse, More Top Students

  • August 23, 2016
    Education News

    Connecticut Innovation Fund Supports Student Entrepreneurs

  • August 23, 2016
    Inc.

    How This Startup Built a Wearable for Worst-Case Scenarios

  • August 23, 2016
    Providence Journal

    Young Cumberland man is a star to NASA

  • August 23, 2016
    Wired

    Jellyfish Skin Inspires New Encrypted Messaging Materials

  • August 22, 2016
    TIME

    U.S. Women Win 6th Straight Olympic Gold (And No, They’re Not Too Good)

  • August 22, 2016
    ESPN

    Rio Olympics Will Be Remembered for its Greats, Barriers and Beliefs

  • August 22, 2016
    New York Times

    Secrecy of Settlements at Fox News Hid Bad Behavior

  • August 22, 2016
    Science Daily

    Squid, Jellyfish Inspire Materials for Encryption

  • August 22, 2016
    Health News Digest

    Being the Family Breadwinner is Unhealthy for Men

  • August 19, 2016
    The Atlantic

    The Health Benefits of Decoupling Money and Masculinity

  • August 19, 2016
    The Guardian

    Men who act as breadwinners face negative health effects, study finds

  • August 19, 2016
    The Telegraph

    Being sole breadwinner is bad for men’s health but good for women

  • August 19, 2016
    TIME

    New Study: It’s Actually Bad for Men to Be Breadwinners

  • August 19, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    UConn Gets Grant To Restart Training Program For Young Farmers

  • August 19, 2016
    Fitness

    7 Ways to Quit Being So Negative

  • August 18, 2016
    NBC

    Auriemma’s bond with his former players remains strong

  • August 18, 2016
    Boston Globe

    In efforts against bullying, some school districts stand out

  • August 18, 2016
    Live Science

    Can a Fitness Tracker Make Eating a Happy Meal Healthier?

  • August 18, 2016
    NPR

    U.S. Women’s Basketball Team Dominates Olympic Competition

  • August 18, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    New UConn Program Has Funds For Startup Businesses

  • August 18, 2016
    CT News Junkie

    Merrill Defends Integrity of Connecticut’s Voting System

  • August 17, 2016
    WNPR

    Connecticut’s Drought Persists Despite Late Summer Storms

  • August 17, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    UConn named top school in state for business management

  • August 17, 2016
    Quartz

    The ‘Yellowstone of the Atlantic Ocean’ could become the first underwater national monument on the East Coast

  • August 17, 2016
    Mongabay

    Climate change pledges not nearly enough to save tropical ecosystems

  • August 16, 2016
    The Telegraph

    If your parents live past 70, there’s a higher chance you will too

  • August 16, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    Cable manufacturer first in new innovation cluster

  • August 16, 2016
    New Haven Register

    New Haven metro area looks most like ‘normal America’ study finds

  • August 15, 2016
    Consumer Reports

    Why You Should Skip Adderall as a Study Drug

  • August 15, 2016
    Phys.Org

    Novel smart materials inspired by sea creatures

  • August 15, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    UConn’s startup interns build CT’s STEM-talent pipeline

  • August 15, 2016
    USAgNET

    NIFA Announces $3.1 Million to Train Next Gen Ag Leaders

  • August 12, 2016
    USA Today

    US Women’s Basketball Team Like Extended Family

  • August 12, 2016
    PBS

    Taurasi breaks own Olympic record

  • August 12, 2016
    Science Newsline

    Five Ways Bioengineers Want to Use 3-D Printing