Medical and Dental Alums Join Forces against a Rising Foe: Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Around 18 million people in the United States are affected by a potentially deadly disease: obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).Read Full Story
Time, Talent, and Treasure
The three-tiered generosity of Trustee and alum Rick Carbray
Rick Carbray ’75 (PHARM) sums up his University experience simply: It’s as if he never left. Shortly after graduation, Carbray became a member of the former UConn Alumni Association, serving as its president from 2004 to 2006, and is now in his second four-year term as a Board of Trustees member.Read Full Story
Law School Foundation Makes Strategic Move to Join UConn Foundation
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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From Forest Labs to Rare Diseases
Philanthropic Grants Boost UConn’s Research Partnerships with Industries
By Grace Merritt and Jessica McBride
Deep in the woods behind Horsebarn Hill, UConn has its own forest lab.
There, you’ll see sensors on trees of different species shifting and swaying under ice, snow, wind and torrential rain. Read Full Story
Kavli Foundation Increases Investment to CICATS
Funds to be used for UConn Collaborative Research Groups
In Farmington, the Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science at UConn (CICATS) works to promote education, collaboration, and convergence research across the campus and in the community. Read Full Story
UConn Foundation Receives $40,000 Grant from Newman’s Own Foundation
The UConn Foundation has been awarded a $40,000 grant from Newman’s Own Foundation, the independent foundation created by the late actor and philanthropist, Paul Newman.Read Full Story
A Promise Fulfilled: The Story of the Stern Family
Linda Jo Stern ’77 (CAHNR) always keeps a picture of her father on her desk. He’s in a dark suit, wearing a polka dot bowtie – his signature fashion statement – and is pensive.Read Full Story