Former Secretary Of State To Return To YaleJohn Kerry will oversee a new program addressing global challenges through teaching and research
CSCU Hiring FreezeThe freeze is in effect for all 17 campuses and the CSCU system office
Malloy's New State Budget Plan To Shift Education FundsGov. Dannel P. Malloy is set to announce a new state budget plan that would shift some education funding from wealthy to needy communities while making cities and towns pay more than $400 million a year in teacher pension costs that previously were shouldered by the state.
Pence Breaks Tie; DeVos Confirmed As Ed SecyThe Senate has confirmed school choice activist Betsy DeVos as Education secretary, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie.
Immigrant Students Plan To Turn Out To Legislative HearingImmigrant students without legal status in the United States say they plan to turn out in large numbers for a legislative hearing on whether to make them eligible for institutional financial assistance at state-run colleges and universities.
Bishop Announces Plans To Merge Stamford Catholic SchoolsThe Diocese of Bridgeport is merging four of Stamford's five Catholic schools into one pre-K through eighth-grade flagship school this fall as part of a phased restructuring plan.
'White Privilege' Essay Contest Ruffles Upscale Coastal TownA student essay on the topic of white privilege is stirring controversy in a ritzy Connecticut shoreline town.
MCC To Employ Armed OfficersOn campus police at Manchester Community College will begin carrying firearms.
Police At Manchester Community College To Be ArmedOn-campus police at Manchester Community College will begin carrying guns, after the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system approved a proposal submitted by the college.
Ex-UFC Fighter Seeks To Share Anti-Bullying MessageA roar of approval rang around the room from hundreds of seventh- and eighth-graders as Chris "Lights Out" Lytle slid a Woodrow Wilson Middle School Pride Patrol T-shirt over his head.
School Investigating Ex-Leader After Learning Of Sex Assault ReportsA private boarding school in western Massachusetts is investigating possible misconduct by a former headmaster after a Connecticut boarding school said it uncovered credible sexual assault reports about him from the 1960s.
University To Offer Free Master's ProgramThe University of St. Joseph is making an offer to it's future business students going forward.