Four graduating seniors from Newtown High School will receive college scholarships to help them pursue careers in education.
Monday night’s BCS National Championship game has resulted in a donation to the University of Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The University of Connecticut says since starting its Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship fund a week ago, they’ve raised nearly half a million dollars from about three-thousand donors around the country.
The Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship Fund will help pay college costs for Sandy Hook students who choose to attend UConn when they’re older. Siblings of the student victims, and children of the adult victims, will also be eligible. The awards will be need-based.
Connecticut center Michael Bradley says it was his decision to give up his scholarship this year so that UConn could bring star recruit Andre Drummond into the fold.
The University of Connecticut’s new president and her husband are donating $100,000 to establish a scholarship fund for needy students in the arts and humanities.
The Connecticut House of Representatives has passed legislation requiring the fine print included in athletic scholarships to be revealed to student athletes.
The University of Connecticut says it has imposed a two-year period of probation on its athletics program, and has cut one men’s basketball scholarship this year and next, acknowledging the men’s basketball program […]