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First Labor Contract For UCONN Grad Assistants

According to Graduate Employee Union-United Auto Workers Local 6950, this marks the first contract at UConn where gender identity or expression is a protected category.

04/29/2015

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Bill Would Require Concussion Information In Youth Sports

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it mandatory for youth coaches to provide athletes, parents, and guardians information on the risks and dangers of concussions. Among those advocating […]

04/29/2015

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Former UConn Quarterback Pushing For Concussion Legislation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  Former UConn quarterback Casey Cochran is heading to the state Capitol to support legislation designed to better educate athletes about the dangers of concussions. Cochran decided to end his playing career after […]

04/29/2015

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UConn Has $115 Million Plan For Hartford Campus Move

By: Pat Eaton-Robb Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  UConn’s Board of Trustees is being asked to approve a $115 million development plan to relocate its satellite campus in West Hartford to downtown Hartford. The plan […]

04/29/2015

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$10 Million For Gampel Roof Repairs On Board Agenda

The University of Connecticut is planning to spend $10 million to fix the roof and peeling ceiling of its 25-year-old Gampel Pavilion basketball arena.

04/23/2015

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Ollie: No Plans To Leave UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – UConn basketball coach Kevin Ollie says he has no plans to leave his job. The 42-year-old Ollie, who spent 13 years as an NBA journeyman before returning to his alma mater, […]

04/22/2015

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UConn Reaches Contract Deal With Grad Students

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – The University of Connecticut has reached its first tentative contract agreement with the union representing its graduate students. The deal with the Graduate Employee Union-United Auto Workers would give the school’s […]

04/22/2015

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Uconn Football Player Charged With Assault

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ UConn tight end Sean McQuillan has been charged with assault after a fight at an off-campus apartment complex. Campus police say they were called to the Celeron Square apartments just before […]

04/22/2015

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UConn & GA’s Union Reach Tentative Agreement

(CBS Connecticut) –  After months of negotiations, the University of Connecticut and the  Graduate Employee Union -United Auto Workers have reached a tentative agreement on a  3 year contract. UConn President Susan Herbst says the […]

04/21/2015

The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – 10 x 3 = Champs Again !

Two weeks ago tonight, the College Basketball season ended the same way the previous two have finished. With Geno Auriemma and the UConn Women winning a National Championship. I know most are not surprised. But […]

04/21/2015