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UConn Putting in a New Gateway to Storrs Campus

The University of Connecticut is renovating its campus entrance near the Storrs Center development, providing what it’s calling a gateway linking the town and school.

05/04/2014

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UConn Offering Chinese Studies Major

The University of Connecticut has received approval to offer a new major in Chinese Studies.

05/03/2014

US astronaut Rick Mastracchio smiles during space suit test prior to blast off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan early on November 7, 2013. Russia on November 7 launched into space a trio of Russian, Japanese and US astronauts carrying an unlit Olympic torch that will for the first time be taken on a spacewalk to mark the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.  The Soyuz-FG rocket and Soyuz-TMA capsule, emblazoned with the symbols of the Sochi Games and the Olympic rings, blasted off for the International Space Station (ISS) from Baikonur.    AFP PHOTO/ POOL / SHAMIL ZHUMATOV        (Photo credit should read SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Astronaut to Deliver UConn Commencement from Space

University of Connecticut alumnus Rick Mastracchio would have liked to deliver this year’s graduation address to the university’s school of engineering in person.

05/01/2014

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Here’s The Story On Why There’s No New National Championship Sign On I-84

When some University of Connecticut teams have won national championships in the past, there’s been a highway sign in place at exit 68 on Interstate 84, even before the players got back to campus. So, where’s this year’s sign?

04/30/2014

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Universities to Research Nanotechnology Security

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a $7.5 million grant to the University of Connecticut and two other universities to find ways to analyze and upgrade security protection for ultra-tiny computer hardware.

04/28/2014

Hillary Clinton Speaks At The University Of Miami

Hillary Clinton Speaks at UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tells an audience at UConn she believes the outcome in Ukraine will be a bad one for Russia. Clinton, who is considering another run for […]

04/23/2014

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UConn Standout Springer Debuts For Astros

George Springer got his first game with the Houston Astros out of the way on Wednesday night.

04/17/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07:  Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates on the court after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Expands Meal Allowance After Napier Comments

The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.

04/15/2014

From left, Bria Hartley, Geno Auriemma and Stefanie Dolson on UConn women's basketball Senior Day, March 1, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Hartley, Dolson Ready for WNBA Draft

Last year had the `Big Three’ with Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA draft. This time it’s Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims who are the consensus top two picks.

04/14/2014

UConn football Blue-White game, April 12, 2014.  (WTIC Photo/Jenneen Lee)

Defense Beats Offense In UConn Football Spring Game

Chandler Whitmer threw for 163 yards and a touchdown Saturday in Connecticut’s first Blue and White Spring game under new coach Bob Diaco.

04/12/2014

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