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South Campus at UConn in Storrs. Photo by WTIC's Patrick Lowndes.

UConn Students Speak Out On Sexual Assault

About a hundred students rallied making the point that something needs to change in Storrs when it comes to sexual assault. Among those in attendance were three of the seven women who filed a Title […]


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

Herbst Responds To Sex Assault Allegations Against UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst has given an impassioned defense of the school’s response to alleged sexual assaults on campus. Herbst spoke to the Board of Trustees on Wednesday about […]


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Students Allege UConn Failed To Protect Women

Seven women who say they were victims of sexual assaults while students at the University of Connecticut have filed a federal discrimination complaint against the school.


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Seven UConn Students File Discrimination Complaint

By PAT EATON-ROBB  Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Seven women who say they were victims of sexual assaults while students at the University of Connecticut filed a federal discrimination complaint Monday against the school. […]



UConn’s Affordability Topic Of Public Hearing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A legislative committee is seeking public input on the issue of affordability at UConn, Connecticut’s flagship university. The Program Review and Investigations Committee scheduled a hearing on Thursday at the Legislative […]


File photo of Chandler Whitmer playing football for the University of Connecticut. (Photo Credit: Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Quarterback May Be Next To Lose Job

Connecticut changed football coaches this week. Next week it may be changing quarterbacks.



UConn Touts Shrinking Student-To-Faculty Ratio

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ The University of Connecticut’s recent hiring surge has led to an overall decrease in the ratio of students to faculty. The Academic Affairs Committee of the UConn Board of Trustees reported […]


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UConn Bringing Health Services To Main Campus

The University of Connecticut is building a $4.36 million medical center near its main campus as part of the $200 million public-private development project known as Storrs Center.


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Tate George Disputes Key FBI Accusations During Testimony

During his testimony, former University of Connecticut basketball star Tate George denied several accusations against him from the Federal Bureau of Investigations.


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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 […]