Blizzard conditions are now impacting our region and a Connecticut statewide travel ban is in effect. The University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 27. Day and evening classes are canceled. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for Wednesday will be posted Tuesday evening. During the time that the University is closed, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries are closed. snow closing guide
All Hartt Community Division activities are canceled through Tuesday.
current as of 10:27 p.m., Jan. 26, 2015
When you watch the ball drop on New Year’s Eve, you’re seeing a very different Times Square than you saw twenty years ago. Retail real estate broker Jeffrey Roseman was one of the people most influential in transforming Times Square from a seedy, sleazy eyesore to the vibrant commercial center it is today. Meet Jeffrey Roseman
Jewelry designer Kristiana Spaulding has always liked the efficiency of small spaces. That’s why she fashions earrings, bracelets, and necklaces featuring the gently rounded, but streamlined aluminum form of Airstream trailers. The trailers have been manufactured with the same basic look for over 70 years. Meet Kristiana Spaulding
In 1977, freshman Perry Weitz took Politics & Government in Hillyer College. Filling the media that same fall were stories about the toxic contamination at Love Canal in Upstate New York. His anger and outrage at cancer contracted by innocent people by a chemical company led Weitz to pursue a career in law. Meet Perry Weitz
Paris, who graduated from Hillyer College and then continued at the University of Hartford’s Barney School of Business, helps his corporate clients set up financial retirement programs for their employees. Thinking about financial planning for retirement is a lot more confusing for my generation, he says. Meet Keith Paris
Wexler, who graduated from Hillyer in 1983, is president and chief operating officer of Northwest Hospital, a large community hospital near Baltimore. He’s also a senior vice president at LifeBridge Health, a health care services company which includes Northwest. Meet Erik Goldschmidt Wexler