University of Connecticut

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Name: University of Connecticut
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Local roundup: UConn men schedule series against Ohio State, Arizona

STORRS — The UConn men’s basketball team strengthened its nonconference schedule on Wednesday by announcing a pair of home-and-home series with Ohio State and Arizona. The series with the Buckeyes will start during the 2015-16 season in Connecticut with ... [Published Colchester Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

UConn football first practice offers glimpse into future for Huskies

STORRS >> Less than two weeks after newly-appointed UConn football coach Bob Diaco announced his coaching staff, it was Steve Hashemi, an athletic and highly-productive offensive tackle at FCIAC power St. Joseph High, who was the first high school ... [Published Middletown Press - 2 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Should UConn Have A Hand In State Water Plan?

The absurdity of Connecticut's water politics stuns me. Yes, we need a comprehensive statewide plan, which explains why state law (Public Act 14-163) requires submission of one to the General Assembly by Jan. 1, 2018. But funding for its creation seems ... [Published Hartford Courant - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Sugar Association hires Gaine

The Sugar Association has hired Courtney Gaine as vice president of scientific affairs.Gaine previously served as senior science program manager at the North American branch of the International Life Sciences Institute, a public, nonprofit scientific ... [Published Sugar Producer - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Scientists Turn to Crowdfunding After Budget Cuts Affect Research

Looking to others after an unfortunate budget situation, University of Connecticut second-year Ph.D. student, Sarah McAnulty, has decided to launch a new crowdfunding campaign for her studies of the Hawaiian bobtail squid. The nocturnal animal has developed ... [Published Crowdfund Insider - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Future Doctors and Dentists Arrive at UConn Health

Xiaoxiao Hong, an incoming dental student, is helped into her white coat by Dr. Arthur Hand, professor of craniofacial sciences and cell biology. (Tina Encarnacion/UConn Health Photo)When Xiaoxiao Hong wants to de-stress, she paints - but her paintings ... [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Mo'ne Davis Puts Auriemma On Notice: She Wants To Be A Husky

Mo'ne Davis, a 13-year-old, 111-pound meteor, is streaking through the stratosphere of social media and the Little League World Series with the Taney Dragons of Philadelphia.The Dragons play Las Vegas Wednesday night in Williamsport, Pa., trying to inch ... [Published Hartford Advocate - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

UConn drops in greenest school's ranking

submitted photoUConn's $25 million reclaimed water facility will save over 9 million gallons of potable water each year.UConn dropped from first to ninth in the Sierra Club's ranking of the 173 greenest colleges in country.Every year, the Sierra Club ... [Published Hartford Business Journal - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

These Colleges Are The Best Tippers and The Most Polite Customers

According to GrubHubThe food delivery website GrubHub has teamed up with Spoon University, a student-run food publication, to unwrap the mystery of college students’ takeout and delivery habits. Which colleges have the most late night and early morning ... [Published Time - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Woman: Stamford Man Faked Death to Avoid Wedding

A Stamford man reportedly faked his own death to avoid marrying British woman he met at UConn.A British woman has told a tabloid in the United Kingdom that she was jilted by a Stamford man as she made wedding arrangements across The Pond.The Daily Mirror ... [Published Caledonia Patch - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

UConn women to play UCLA at Mohegan Sun

The defending national champion UConn women’s basketball team will play UCLA in the Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase Sunday, December 21 at 5 p.m. at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville.The game will be televised by ESPN2.The Huskies hold a 2-0 series ... [Published Middletown Press - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Local roundup: UConn names Cochran starting QB

STORRS — UConn coach Bob Diaco announced on Monday that redshirt sophomore Casey Cochran will be the Huskies’ starting quarterback when they open the season on Friday, August 29 against BYU. Diaco chose the redshirt sophomore over Chandler Whitmer and ... [Published Colchester Bulletin - Aug 19 2014]

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Happily, the memorandum between the council and UConn makes it clear that "Mr. Callahan's activities ... will be undertaken solely at the direction of the WPC, acting through its chair." If true, this will be a win-win situation because the state will be getting a senior administrative consultant at no cost, and the university will be...
...And what they did today was tell us what? There is no safety here." He added , "And they came in here when none of us were here, and took some of the supplies that people need to alleviate the symptoms of tear gas in their eyes and on their face. They took those, and they left the water and the medical supplies."
"People were like, 'Oh, there are going to be people running up to you taking pictures' and I thought it was going to be a bunch of little kids. But it's grown-ups! And that's, like, creepy" she said

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Local roundup: UConn men schedule series agains... [Published Colchester Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
UConn football first practice offers glimpse in... [Published Middletown Press - 2 hours ago]
In Response to Murray, Collins, Federal Railroa... [Published U.S. Senator Susan Collins - 4 hours ago]
Saratoga Race Course celebrates Asian-American Day [Published Saratogian - 4 hours ago]
Man fakes death to avoid wedding: Bride devasta... [Published Examiner.com - 4 hours ago]
Man fakes own death to avoid marrying girlfriend [Published CW39 NewsFix - 5 hours ago]
Emergency Response Teams Compete At Simsbury 'S... [Published Hartford Courant - 5 hours ago]
Should UConn Have A Hand In State Water Plan? [Published Hartford Courant - 7 hours ago]
Sugar Association hires Gaine [Published Sugar Producer - 7 hours ago]
Greater St. Mark Family Church, Shelter For Fer... [Published Huffington Post - 7 hours ago]
Arizona to take on UConn in home-and-home hoops... [Published KGUN 9 - 8 hours ago]
CDH Lecture to Highlight Advances in Diabetes C... [Published Business West - 9 hours ago]
Mo'ne Davis becomes first Little League player ... [Published UPI - 9 hours ago]
Sports Illustrated Tells Us to Remember Mo'Ne D... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - 10 hours ago]
To Boldly Go Where No Male Has Gone: SI Cover f... [Published Breitbart.com - 10 hours ago]
Scientists Turn to Crowdfunding After Budget Cu... [Published Crowdfund Insider - 10 hours ago]
Men in Pink-Collar Jobs Face a Tradeoff: Lower ... [Published Phoenixville Phoenix - 10 hours ago]
UAlbany introduces new athletic director [Published 810WGY - 11 hours ago]
William FitzGerald, Longtime Manchester Probate... [Published Hartford Courant - 11 hours ago]
Future Doctors and Dentists Arrive at UConn Health [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
To Boldly Go Where No Male Has Gone: SI Cover f... [Published Breitbart Feed - 11 hours ago]
Race, Ferguson and the NRA [Published Wessex Scene - 11 hours ago]
Mother of phenom Mo'ne Davis says she's proud, ... [Published Live 5 WCSC - 12 hours ago]
Top 'party school' Syracuse University named No... [Published Syracuse Online - 12 hours ago]
Mo’Ne Davis is First Little Leaguer to Cover Sp... [Published EURweb - 14 hours ago]
5 summer health myths busted [Published Jewish World Review - 15 hours ago]
VIDEO: Man fakes death to get out of wedding [Published ABC15.com - 15 hours ago]
Little Leaguer graces cover of SI [Published TurnTo10.com - 16 hours ago]
LGBT advocacy within companies works [Published PhysOrg.com - 17 hours ago]
Mo'ne Davis Puts Auriemma On Notice: She Wants ... [Published Hartford Advocate - 19 hours ago]
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Sports Illustrated Tells Us to Remember Mo'Ne D... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - 10 hours ago]
It’s been a big week for Mo’Ne Davis. Since the 13-year-old South Philly baseball player  pitched a shutout  to send her team to the Little League World Series last week, she’s amassed 17,000 Twitter followers, attracted praise from Billie Jean King ...
To Boldly Go Where No Male Has Gone: SI Cover f... [Published Breitbart Feed - 11 hours ago]
Mo'ne Davis has achieved something none of her male counterparts wearing a Little League uniform ever could.  The Mo'ne Davis Sports Illustrated cover has arrived. And the magazine comes just in time to jinx the 13-year-old as she takes the mound ...
These Colleges Are The Best Tippers and The Mos... [Published TIME.com - Aug 19 2014]
The food delivery website GrubHub has teamed up with Spoon University, a student-run food publication, to unwrap the mystery of college students’ takeout and delivery habits. Which colleges have the most late night orders? The best tippers and the most ...
Afternoon Open Thread [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 19 2014]
A little good news in a depressing week: 13-year-old GIRL pitcher Mo’ne Davis is the first Little Leaguer to make the Sports Illustrated cover: She has a 70 MPH fast ball, and get this — baseball isn’t even really her game! She loves basketball ...
Man Fakes Death to Avoid Trans-Atlantic Wedding [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 19 2014]
A hapless American groom desperate to avoid walking down the aisle has blown off his West Midlands bride to be by faking his own death, reports Yahoo News .  Connecticuter Tucker Blandford impersonated his own father when phoning jilted bride Alex ...
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College basketball champs visit White House [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 09 2014]
UConn fans celebrate NCAA championship [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 08 2014]
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