Inside UConn Nation
Stories that keep you connected to UConn.
You’ll Be Making a Difference in Your Community. “As a dietitian I know how important it is to support local communities that aren't as fortunate as we are. I love to give back and wanted to help represent UConn in the process.” —Kelly Jones ’08 (CAHNR),...read more
Do you want to show your Husky pride? Do you want to help current students flourish in the process? Look no further than UConn’s second annual giving day! UConn Gives 2019 will run from 7 a.m. ET on March 27 to 7 p.m. ET on March 28. You can make a gift at...read more
4 minutes to read Dr. Sandi Hastings ’89 MA, ’94 Ph.D. (Neag), a national workforce development expert, recently reconnected with her alma mater, UConn’s Neag School, to build crucial support in a collaborative way. Sandi Hastings ’89 MA, ’94...read more
As the clock ticked down to the final minutes on UConn’s first-ever giving day last April, two projects vied for supremacy in the number of unique gifts raised. The 100% UConn Law Challenge had led the way throughout the day, with the help of team captains...read more
Jean Homere ’93 (ENG) has degrees in engineering, law, and business. He’s a member of the D.C. Bar and the U.S. Court of Appeals. And, he serves as a patent judge in the United States Patent and Trademark Office. But if you ask him to describe himself,...read more
36 Hours to a Better UConn. The initiative starts at 7 a.m. ET on March 27 and ends at 7 p.m. ET on March 28. You can make a gift at any time during this window to support the aspects of UConn’s mission you care about the most. So, keep an eye on givingday.uconn.edu!...read more
Cassandra Marrero ’15 (CLAS), '18 MSW is making a difference for her community thanks in part to the support she received from the Julio Morales Jr. Fellowship Endowment at the UConn School of Social Work. Cassandra Marrero ’15 (CLAS), ’18 MSW has always...read more
She and other UConn students will be working with children in an afterschool program and packing meals for low-income seniors. “It’s more meaningful to me than going to Miami,” explained Mclaren, a row of sparkly stud earrings outlining her ear. “I feel like you can...read more
Dr. Barbara J. Hatcher ’67 (NUR) has dedicated her career to improving health outcomes through nursing and public health leadership. Over the course of 51 years of nursing, instigating system-wide change, and providing leadership in health care policy...read more
A new collaboration between UConn Health and The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) hopes to help oncologists find the right treatments by keeping up with research for them.read more
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