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Late Opening on Wednesday, January 28

In the aftermath of the winter storm, the University of Hartford will open on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Classes will begin at 10:30 a.m.   snow closing guide

Until that time, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open normal hours for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries remain closed until the University reopens Wednesday at 10 a.m. 

current as of 6:20 p.m., Jan. 27, 2015

Beyond the Classroom

Beth Taylor



Beth Taylor, assistant professor in the Department of Health Sciences and Nursing in the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions (ENHP at the University of Hartford. In this first of a two-part interview, Taylor (formerly Parker) talks about her background in kinesiology and heart research; her courses in the Department of Health Sciences and Nursing; her blog (; and her life-long passion for running.

Taylor discusses her scientific research into marathon running; running compared to other forms of exercise, the impact of running onr weight control and heart health; the risk of being too sedentary; the "metaphysical" benefits of running; the peak performance curve; physical and psychological challenges to the aging athlete.

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