Susan Herbst

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UConn Earns Highest-Ever Spot In New Report

The University of Connecticut has secured its highest-ever position in the U.S. News & World Report annual ranking, receiving the No. 19 spot on this year’s list of the nation’s best public universities. By securing […]


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UConn Breaking Ground For New Basketball Center

The University of Connecticut is set to break the ground for the new $35 million basketball development center just days after its women’s team earned the record-tying eighth NCAA title.


Susan Gerbst (Peter Morenus/UConn)

Herbst To Deliver Second UConn Address

University of Connecticut president Susan Herbst is set to deliver her state of the university address today.


UConn Presiden Susan Herbst. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Herbst Defends Tuition Hike

University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst is telling students to “hold me and our administration accountable” for the quality of their education, including how money from new tuition increases is spent.


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UConn Trustees Approve 6 Percent Tuition Increase

University of Connecticut trustees have voted unanimously to approve a 6 percent increase in tuition and fees starting next fall.


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UConn Officials Discuss Tuition Increases

At a student forum , UConn officials discussed plans to increase tuition by 5 or 6 percent every year in coming years.


HOUSTON - DECEMBER 03:  Quarterback Austin Davis (C), Dominique Sullivan (L) and Lamar Holmes #72 celebrate after defeating the Houston Cougars at Robertson Stadium on December 3, 2011 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Herbst Thrilled By Big East’s Westward Expansion

University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst says the school is thrilled with the westward expansion of the Big East and is not in discussions about joining another conference.


UConn Looking For Economic Development Expert

University of Connecticut officials have started reviewing applications for the new position of vice president for economic development.


Susan Gerbst (Peter Morenus/UConn)

Herbst: UConn Limited Class Availability A Concern

University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst says one of her biggest worries is how to ensure students a fair shot at the courses they need to graduate on time.


Susan Herbst (File/Peter Morenus/UConn)

Wanted: New UConn Economic Expert

The University of Connecticut is searching for a new senior executive to lead its economic development efforts.