Monument Marks Grave Of 1st Black Woman To Earn Yale DegreeThe final resting place of the first African-American woman to receive a degree from Yale University is now marked by a monument detailing her life's accomplishments.
Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid On Wealthy StudentsSpencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even without loans or grants. So when the University of Connecticut offered a merit award of $20,000 over four years, he saw it as a bonus.
Yale's Endowment Outperforms Harvard's; Harvard Still RicherYale University's endowment outperformed Harvard's during the latest fiscal year, giving the Connecticut school the latest victory in the longtime rivalry between the Ivy League institutions.
Police: Author Of Threatening High School Note IdentifiedMeriden police say they've identified the individual who left a threatening note in the boys' gym locker room at Maloney High School as a 14-year-old male student.
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease Reported At Derby HighSeveral cases of coxsackie, also known as hand, foot, and mouth disease, have been reported to officials at Derby High School.
Quinnipiac University Disciplines Student For Racist PhotoQuinnipiac University officials say they have disciplined an unidentified student after an offensive Snapchat photograph of the woman went viral on social media.
Study: UConn Students Earn Degrees Faster Than Other StudentsUConn students are graduating with their undergraduate degrees in an average of 4.2 years, almost a full year ahead of the average bachelor’s degree candidate nationwide, according to the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
Ex-New Haven Police Chief Lands New Job At CollegeNew Haven's former police chief who resigned earlier this month after he was disciplined for berating people in public has landed a new job at Quinnipiac University.
Connecticut To Appeal Landmark Education RulingConnecticut's attorney general will appeal a landmark court ruling declaring the state's education funding system unconstitutional and calling for reforms.
School Exit Exams Urged in Connecticut, Despite US TrendIn ordering Connecticut to overhaul its education system, a state judge suggests making exit exams a requirement for students to graduate from high school.
Narvaez Leaving As Hartford Schools SuperBeth Schiavino-Narvaez's two years as Hartford's school superintendent is coming to an abrupt end.
Police: High School Student Fight Sparked By Urination DarePolice say a fight between students from two Connecticut high schools that sent one to the hospital was sparked by a scavenger hunt in which students were dared to urinate on their rival's football field.