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First Annual First-Year Seminar Symposium

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December 2016

The symposium showcased diverse collaborative learning projects that students had been working on in teams in their first-year seminar courses throughout the fall semester. Read More

 

Students Gain Career Experience While Telling Stories of Holocaust Survivors

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October 2016

Eight student docents helped create an interactive exhibit at the University of Hartford's Museum of Jewish Civilization.  Read More

 

Hoping to Turn Semester at White House into Career in Politics

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Spring 2016

Myeisha Boyd ’17 was thrilled to be a White House student-volunteer this past spring while attending American University through the University of Hartford Study Abroad Office’s Washington Semester. Read More

 

Student Selected for a Prestigious Fellowship with the EPA

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Summer 2016

Lyla O’Brien ’17 was one of only 35 students selected for an undergraduate fellowship with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Read More

 

Students’ Research Pushes Legislation Forward

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June 2016

Students present marine debris research to State Senator Kennedy at Hammonasset Beach. Read More

 

Team Locates Escape Tunnel at Holocaust Burial Site

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June 2016

An international team led by Richard Freund discovered an underground tunnel made by Jews who attempted a courageous escape from the extermination pits at Paneriai, Lithuania, in April 1944. Read More

 

Graduates Heading to Oxford University

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May 2016

Alex Gannuscio and Emily Meachon, both double majors, are heading across "the pond" to study at University of Oxford. Read More

 

2016 Commencement Honors

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May 2016

At commencement, our students saw the fruit of their labor; and seven members of the College of Arts and Sciences received special university honors. Read More

 

2016-2017 Ambassador Class

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May 2016

Student Ambassadors work with the Director of Collegiate Admissions and Communication to personalize the campus visit experience for prospective students. Read More

 

Board of Advisors Alumni Awards

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March 2016

The College of Arts and Sciences Board of Advisors Alumni Award was given to Dr. Barbara Bartlik ’77 and Babs Rangaiah ’89. Read More