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Women who are suing UConn, and filing a Title IX complaint claiming the school was indifferent to their sexual assaults. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blumenthal Issuing Report On Campus Sex Assaults

Sen. Richard Blumenthal is proposing what he calls a Bill of Rights for students to reduce sexual assaults on campus.

05/12/2014

Tufts University program will help pay travel and living expenses for students wanting to take time off from classes. (Getty Images)

College To Offer Students Money To Take A Year Off

Tufts University “gap year” program will help students on leave pay for housing and other expenses.

03/14/2014

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73 Arrested At Massachusetts Pre-St. Pat’s Blowout

Riot police battled thousands of drunken revelers at UMass’ annual “Blarney Blowout.”

03/09/2014

Walter "Doc" Hurley, 2007 (Courtesy Connecticut Veterans Parade)

Hartford Foundation Funds New Doc Hurley Scholarship

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving says it has received enough support to be able to offer a new Doc Hurley scholarship this year.

02/24/2014

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Huskies, Volunteers Drop Scheduled Home-and-Home Football Series

The University of Tennessee announced Thursday that it won’t be playing a scheduled home-and-home series with Connecticut that had been planned for 2015 and 2016.

02/06/2014

UConn Men vs Louisville at Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, CT - Photo taken by Tristano Korlou / WTIC

Louisville Beats UConn At Gampel Pavilion

Russ Smith scored 18 of his 23 points in the second half to lead No. 18 Louisville to a 76-64 win over Connecticut on Saturday night.

01/19/2014

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More Students Spending Winter Break Back In Class

Some Connecticut colleges are expanding their winter intersession offerings, citing a demand from students who, instead of heading home for the holidays, are looking for a chance to get ahead in their studies or have a more intimate classroom experience.

01/01/2014

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Senators’ Proposal Aims At Lowering Cost Of College

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy and another U.S. Senator also still paying off his college loans are are co-sponsoring legislation aimed at lowering college costs by withholding federal funds from schools that fail to meet new national affordability and quality standards.

12/08/2013

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Best Books To Read Before Heading Off To College

It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.

08/28/2013

Space Saving Leave

Space-Saving Tips for Dorm Room Living

When you live in a tiny dorm room, maximizing space is a priority. These 10 space-saving tips will help you keep your room organized while still having room to move.

08/22/2013

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