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.

September 2016

  • September 30, 2016
    USA Today

    Breanna Stewart wins WNBA rookie of the year award

  • September 29, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    New Data Shows Most UConn Grads From Connecticut Staying In State

  • September 29, 2016
    Christian Science Monitor

    Why the US Government Will Pay Native Americans Almost Half a Billion Dollars

  • September 29, 2016
    Global News

    Crystalline Fault Lines Provide Pathway for Solar Cell Current

  • September 29, 2016
    Latest Technology

    Scientists Find Material’s Defects Improve Solar Cell Performance

  • September 29, 2016
    Journal Inquirer

    Jorgensen to Open Season with Country Music Duo

  • September 28, 2016
    Inside Higher Ed

    Artificial Lighting and Our Health

  • September 28, 2016
    Academic Minute

    Richard Stevens – Artificial Lighting and Our Health

  • September 28, 2016
    College Magazine

    Top 10 College Dance Marathons

  • September 28, 2016
    AZO Materials

    Microstructural Defects Improve Cadmium Telluride Solar Cell Conductivity

  • September 27, 2016
    CNN

    Getting a flu shot? It may be better to wait

  • September 27, 2016
    Nanowerk

    Crystalline Fault Lines Provide Pathway for Solar Cell Current

  • September 27, 2016
    WNPR

    Connecticut Thinks Small to Attract Overseas Business

  • September 26, 2016
    Washington Post

    Mass Deportation Isn’t Just Impractical – It’s Very, Very Dangerous

  • September 26, 2016
    Hearst media

    UConn Called Key to Stamford’s Business Future

  • September 26, 2016
    Associated Press

    Connecticut Becoming a Hub for New Bioscience Companies

  • September 26, 2016
    New York Times

    What Obese Patients Should Say to Doctors

  • September 26, 2016
    Newswise

    Gut Bacteria Differ Between Obese and Lean Youth

  • September 26, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    Ads Say ‘Get Your Flu Shot Today,’ But It May Be Wiser To Wait

  • September 26, 2016
    The Day

    Kelp Farmer Seeking to Expand to Stonington Harbor

  • September 23, 2016
    The Atlantic

    The Road to Higher Education With an ‘Invisible Disability’

  • September 23, 2016
    Connecticut Law Tribune

    Hats Off to the Connecticut Bar Examining Committee

  • September 23, 2016
    WNPR

    UConn Exhibits Mark 35 Years of HIV/AIDS

  • September 23, 2016
    The Day

    Cardboard boat races

  • September 22, 2016
    The Christian Science Monitor

    Has Sean Hannity crossed the line with his support of Trump?

  • September 22, 2016
    WNPR

    Zeroing in on Zero Tolerance

  • September 22, 2016
    WNPR

    Lack of Summer Rain Could Impact Fall Leaf Colors in Parts of Connecticut

  • September 22, 2016
    Treatment Plant Operator

    Eye on Sustainability: UConn Reclaimed Water Facility Shows Campus’ Green Side

  • September 21, 2016
    The Wall Street Journal

    Frequent Testing for Nickel Allergies May Prevent Them

  • September 21, 2016
    WNPR

    Remembering H.M.: The Man Who Couldn’t Remember

  • September 21, 2016
    Hartford Business Journal

    UConn students graduating faster than their peers

  • September 21, 2016
    FOX61 News

    Are vaccinations safe for your child?

  • September 21, 2016
    IEEE Spectrum

    The Right Way to Hire and Retain Minority Engineers

  • September 20, 2016
    The New York Times

    Historically Black Schools Pay the Price for a Football Paycheck

  • September 20, 2016
    WNPR

    Marking 35 Years of HIV/AIDS

  • September 20, 2016
    Hartford Courant

    Patients Finance Move of Researcher From Florida to UConn

  • September 20, 2016
    U.S. News & World Report

    Carrot-Stick Approach: A Way to Get Folks to Eat More Veggies, Fruits

  • September 20, 2016
    Los Angeles Times

    Watch a Harvard professor attack the estate tax because it’s just so hard on the rich

  • September 19, 2016
    NPR Morning Edition

    Older People Might Consider Waiting A Bit Longer To Get Flu Shot

  • September 19, 2016
    PBS News Hour

    The ads say, ‘Get your flu shot today,’ but it may be wiser to wait

  • September 19, 2016
    Mainebiz

    JAX lab lands $2.3M grant for elderly pneumonia research

  • September 19, 2016
    Wilton Bulletin

    Dry weather patterns will hurt classic fall

  • September 16, 2016
    WTNH-TV

    UConn Researchers Trying to Help Vulnerable Population Protect Against Flu

  • September 15, 2016
    MTV

    7 Young Candidates On What It’s Really Like To Run For Office

  • September 15, 2016
    Scientific American

    Men with Early Prostate Cancer Can Safely Opt Out of Treatment, Finds Landmark Study

  • September 15, 2016
    News Times

    First Folio of Shakespeare on view at UConn

  • September 15, 2016
    New York Magazine

    America Is Built to Breed Elite Workaholic Men

  • September 15, 2016
    NPR

    Yes, It Is Possible To Get Your Flu Shot Too Soon

  • September 15, 2016
    STAT

    Men with early prostate cancer can safely opt out of treatment, finds landmark study

  • September 15, 2016
    National Geographic

    Obama Creates Connecticut-Size Ocean Park, First in Atlantic