When the University of Hartford was incorporated just over 50 years ago by business and community leaders, they envisioned a center of education and culture for Greater Hartford. At its core, it would be a university for the community created by the community.
"I'd love to see every one of my students become a social activist. It would be great if everyone could get involved in community organizations or play an active role in the political process." Melinda Miceli, Associate Professor of Sociology