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Current  and former UConn students announce the settlement of their lawsuit against the university. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Settlement in Title IX Lawsuit Against UConn

The University of Connecticut will pay nearly $1.3 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed by five women who claimed the school responded to their sexual assault complaints with indifference, the two sides announced Friday.

07/18/2014

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Former UConn Dean Responds to Allegations

A former dean of fine arts at the University of Connecticut says he was instructed not to seek the termination of a music professor accused of sexual misconduct.

07/08/2014

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Clinton Speech Cost UConn Foundation $250,000

The University of Connecticut is defending its decision to have former U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton speak on campus in April for a fee of more than $250,000.

07/03/2014

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UConn Board Set to Vote on $1.2 Billon Budget

The University of Connecticut’s Board of Trustees is set to approve an almost $1.2 billion budget for the school.

06/25/2014

File photo of an empty classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Music Professor Accused Of Child Sex Abuse Retires With $69K Annual Pension Before Getting Fired

A University of Connecticut music professor who faced being fired amid allegations of misconduct with students and child sexual abuse has retired with a nearly $69,000 annual pension, UConn officials said Wednesday.

05/16/2014

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UConn Professor Retires Amid Sex Assault Allegations

A University of Connecticut music professor who faced being fired amid allegations of misconduct with students and child sexual abuse has retired with a nearly $69,000 annual pension.

05/14/2014

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UConn Frat Receives Five-Year Ban

UConn fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon has now been banned by the University for five years for its role in a hazing incident that led to sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma receiving a four-year ban and losing its on-campus housing.

05/12/2014

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Banned UConn Sorority Considering Appeal

A sorority banned from the University of Connecticut for hazing is calling that punishment extreme and says it is considering an appeal.

05/09/2014

File photo of Gov. Dannel Malloy signing landmark gun control legislation on April 4, 2013. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Burn The Midnight Oil

Lawmakers worked late into the night to close out the legislative session before the midnight deadline.

05/07/2014

Storrs Center (Courtesy ©Wladyslaw Prosol, courtesy of BL Companies and LeylandAlliance)

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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