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.

March 2016

  • March 28, 2016
    Fortune

    Can the Candy Industry Regulate Its Own Ads?

  • March 28, 2016
    The Evening Sun

    Master Gardeners: Ticks and Related Problems

  • March 24, 2016
    Huffington Post

    Are Smartphones Really So Smart?

  • March 24, 2016
    USA Today

    Experts Lobby for Policy Change in H.S. Injury Prevention

  • March 24, 2016
    Huffington Post

    UConn Women’s Fan: All Those Blowouts Bother Me, Um, Not At All

  • March 23, 2016
    New York Times

    Cuba Says It Has Solved Racism. Obama Isn’t So Sure

  • March 22, 2016
    Public Radio

    Newly Discovered Algae Makes Its Home In CT

  • March 22, 2016
    CNBC

    Lying on Insurance Forms Can Come Back to Haunt You

  • March 22, 2016
    Entomology Today

    How Do Cicadas Know When to Emerge from the Ground?

  • March 22, 2016
    Hartsville Messenger

    UConn Students Help Build Homes During Spring Break

  • March 22, 2016
    News Independent

    Kids Who Eat Two Breakfasts Less Likely to be Overweight than Those Who Eat None

  • March 22, 2016
    National Public Radio

    Dangers and Frustrations of Traveling While Female

  • March 22, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    After Years of Hard Work, Match Day

  • March 20, 2016
    University Herald

    Stanford Study Reveals Larger Marine Animals’ Extinction Risk May Be Caused By Humans

  • March 20, 2016
    American Pharmacists Association

    New website connects mental health patients and pharmacists

  • March 18, 2016
    United Press International

    School Breakfast Programs Vital

  • March 18, 2016
    Hearst Newspapers

    Supreme Court Nomination Sets Off Confirmation Battle

  • March 18, 2016
    New Yorker

    Donald Trump, a Frightening Window Into the American Present

  • March 18, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    UConn Dental School Receives Seven-Year Reaccreditation

  • March 17, 2016
    ESPN

    President Obama Predicts UConn Will Retain Women’s Title

  • March 16, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    More Fatal Crashes In State This Winter Than Last

  • March 16, 2016
    Men's Fitness

    How to Prepare for Warm Winter Races

  • March 16, 2016
    University Business

    Videos Show 360-Degree Campus Views

  • March 16, 2016
    Hearst Newspapers

    Rowland Heads Back to Court for Appeal

  • March 14, 2016
    Boston Herald

    How Jalen Adams Made a Miracle Shot

  • March 14, 2016
    Health News Digest

    Get Ready to ‘Spring Ahead’ for Daylight Savings Time

  • March 14, 2016
    Philly Voice

    City Officials: Tax Would Reduce Sugary Drink Consumption

  • March 14, 2016
    Associated Press

    Obama Urged to Open Secret U.S. Files

  • March 14, 2016
    New Yorker

    UConn’s Michael Lynch on Truth

  • March 11, 2016
    Climate Progress

    EPA Struggling with Fracking Data, Polluters Settling Lawsuits

  • March 11, 2016
    Wired

    Trump’s Lies Undermine the Promise of the Internet

  • March 10, 2016
    U.S. News & World Report

    The Best Motivators for Successful and Sustained Weight Loss

  • March 9, 2016
    New York Times

    Googling is Believing: Trumping the Informed Citizen

  • March 9, 2016
    National Public Radio

    ‘The New Yorker’ Charts the Rise of Black Lives Matter

  • March 9, 2016
    Fox News

    Protecting Yourself Against the Zika Virus

  • March 9, 2016
    WNPR

    Getting Rid of Leftover Pills

  • March 9, 2016
    Washington Post

    Why Does Congress Want to Rollback New School Lunch Standards?

  • March 9, 2016
    USA Today

    Losses in Smell and Taste Can Cause Big Trouble

  • March 8, 2016
    EE Times

    Decoding Electronic Materials Genome

  • March 8, 2016
    Vox

    Israel’s Day of Terror: What We Know

  • March 8, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    Higher Health Plan Deductibles Lead to Sticker Shock

  • March 4, 2016
    CNBC

    McClendon’s Death Creates Complex Financial Picture

  • March 3, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    Team Effort: UConn Unites to Help Pitcher Beat Cancer

  • March 3, 2016
    The Guardian

    Why Melissa Harris-Perry’s MSNBC Show Mattered

  • March 3, 2016
    WNPR

    Legal Thinkers Debate Interpretation of Second Amendment

  • March 2, 2016
    Washington Post

    UConn Women are in a Basketball League of Their Own

  • March 2, 2016
    The Philadelphia Inquirer

    Paying for Our Sugar with High Taxes

  • March 2, 2016
    The Financial

    IBM Expands Data Science Education

  • March 2, 2016
    The Atlantic

    UConn’s Stephen Ross: Race a Factor in Mortgages

  • March 1, 2016
    Live Science

    Experts Discuss Benefits, Risks of CrossFit for Kids