Author: Jennifer Doak-Mathewson

Law School Foundation Makes Strategic Move to Join UConn Foundation

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UConn Law School (UConn Photo)

Q. What has been decided regarding the UConn Law School Foundation?
A. Following more than a year of careful deliberation and analysis, the UConn Law School Foundation Board of Trustees made the strategic decision to transfer assets and operations to the UConn Foundation. The UConn Foundation’s Board of Directors approved this transfer, which is expected to be effective as of June 30, 2017.
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CLAS Professor Reveals the Science of Political Surveys

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Public policy professor Jennifer Dineen speaks at the CLAS College Experience on October 21, 2016. (Bri Diaz/UConn Photo)

You might remember from a long-ago history class that in 1948, a young pollster named George Gallup found that Gov. Thomas Dewey won the presidential election—a prediction featured dramatically on the Chicago Tribune’s front page. Harry Truman, as we know, actually won.Read Full Story

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Share Your Legacy on Family Weekend

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Family Weekend, which runs from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2, is an opportunity for our UConn families to visit (or revisit) campus and feel the energy that comes with a new semester.Read Full Story

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UConn Football Announces Changes to Game-Day Experience

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Attention, UConn Football fans: We’ve got some big improvements coming this season for game days at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field. Read Full Story

Athletics Director David Benedict

Four Questions with New AD David Benedict

Athletics Director David Benedict
New UConn Athletics Director David Benedict

UConn has a proud tradition of excellence when it comes to its student-athletes—and the new athletics director would like your help in growing that tradition.
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The Mascot and the OOze

UConn OOzeball t-shirt from 1984
T-shirt from the first UConn OOzeball Tournament
UConn Alum Nick Zaharias
Nick Zaharias ’85 (CLAS)

OOzeball is one of UConn’s longest and most beloved campus traditions. The muddy volleyball tournament, run by the Student Alumni Association (SAA), attracts thousands of students every spring.
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UConn Alumni Love Stories

UConn Alumni Love Stories

UConn Alumni Love Stories

Did you know that there are more than 20,000 alumni couples in UConn Nation? We asked you to share some of your love stories on Facebook this Valentine’s Day. Here are just a few of them:
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Alumni Molly Qerim and Mike Soltys

The Worldwide Leaders in Storrs

Alumni Molly Qerim and Mike Soltys
Alumni Molly Qerim ’06 and Mike Soltys ’81

What’s it like to work at ESPN? Two UConn alumni headlined a recent event we held in Hartford and gave the inside scoop on their careers in sports entertainment—and how to land a job in the industry’s premier sports network.
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