James Billington, the Librarian of Congress, will be presented an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters at the University of Hartford on Monday, Sept. 22. The presentation is part of the culminating event for “Empowering Change,” a landmark week-long initiative by the University, Newman’s Own Foundation, and the Library of Congress to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.
"Somewhere Between Creation and Destruction," the seventh International Distinguished Artists Symposium and Exhibition at the Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School is a celebration of the renaissance of cut paper as an artistic expression.
Ido Leffler, the engaging entrepreneur who is cofounder of Yes To, Inc., one of the world’s top natural beauty and skincare brands, will offer his tips on how to “Get Big Fast and Do More Good” in the University of Hartford’s annual Ellsworth Lecture, on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 5:30 p.m. in Wilde Auditorium.
Samantha Dunster, chair of the dance department at the University of Hartford's Hartt School, was a guest on NBC Connecticut on July 8. She was joined by Ángel Corella, the artistic director of The Hartt Community Division Summer Intensive Ballet program.