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Union Supports Teachers In “Cult” Accusation Brought By Family

The Connecticut Education Association says it’s working with the Avon Education Association to support teachers and a guidance counselor named in a lawsuit brought by an Avon couple and their youngest daughter.

05/30/2014

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Regents Name Three Community College Presidents

The Board of Regents for Higher Education has chosen new presidents for three schools in the system.

05/30/2014

A mourner displays a program for the funeral of slain teacher Victoria Soto. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

First Soto Scholarships Awarded

The family of a first-grade teacher killed in the 2012 massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School has awarded the first scholarships from a fund set up in her memory.

05/29/2014

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Technical High School Students Detail Energy Use

Students in five Connecticut technical high schools are set to present findings and recommendations from a year-long investigation of the environmental impact of their school’s energy use.

05/29/2014

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Malloy Gives Commencement at Alma Mater

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has told Boston College Law School graduates to use what they have learned to “leave the world a better place than you found it.”

05/23/2014

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Yale Closes In On Nearly $ Half-Billion Goal

Yale University says it’s closing in on its fundraising goal for a nearly $500 million project to build two new residential colleges in what will be the Ivy League school’s largest expansion in more than 50 years.

05/21/2014

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$12 Million Settlement In UConn Law Library Construction

Connecticut has received more than $12 million in a settlement of a lawsuit over the construction of the Thomas J. Meskill Library at the UConn law school.

05/21/2014

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Students Unhappy With Malloy School Aid Meeting

A group of students brought to the U.S. illegally as children say they’re unsatisfied after meeting with Connecticut Gov. Dannel P .Malloy about obtaining institutional financial aid.

05/20/2014

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Bristol Passes Budget

(Bristol, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bristol has a budget. The City Council and Board of Finance approved a spending plan of just over $185.1 million. Mayor Ken Cockayne says as a result, property taxes will increase […]

05/20/2014