Chairman of the UConn Board of Trustees steps down
Thomas E. Kruger announced Wednesday that he is stepping down as chairman of UConn’s Board of Trustees, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to serve the institution.
Brothers donate $1 million to launch UConn’s first cybersecurity instructional lab
In response to the growing need for cybersecurity experts, brothers Samuel ’50 and Stephen Altschuler ’54 donated $1 million to launch the university’s cybersecurity instructional lab and develop a curriculum to meet the demands.
UConn’s new president starts in August
Thomas C. Katsouleas, executive vice president and provost of the University of Virginia, will become UConn’s next president, replacing Susan Herbst. Katsouleas, a leading plasma scientist and engineer, starts Aug. 1.
They went to UConn? Cool.
What do comedian Bobby Moynihan, novelist Wally Lamb, and Senator Chris Murphy have in common? They’re all UConn alums. Check out UConn’s new Notable Alumni page.
Alum gives $1 million for UConn Football upgrades
The gift from Chris Fraser ’80 will pay for installing new lockers in the Burton Family Football Complex, and other significant initiatives and enhancements for the UConn football program.