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We Are the Champions

“Curiosity is key” is the motto that took Ben Curtis ’06 (CLAS) from interning with the New York Yankees his senior year to celebrating at the Oscars this year. Read Full Story

Hot Dog!

Gabriella Medvick ’18 (SFA), aka Grillin’ Gabz, was one of the 12 lucky hotdoggers hired to cruise the 27-foot-long bright yellow and orange Oscar Mayer Wienermobile cross country for the past year.  Read Full Story

Show Runner

Jenn Suozzo ’99 (CLAS) was named executive producer of “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” last fall. The former dancer says she directs each episode as if it were a ballet. Read Full Story

BIG EAST Announces Readmission of University of Connecticut

The BIG EAST Conference has announced that the University of Connecticut will re-join the conference as a full member, with the year of entry to be determined at a later date. Read Full Story

Intense Rivalry Marks Uconn Day at the Yankees

Andrew W. Taylor ’12 (BUS) and his girlfriend, Colleen Kelly, have reached a mutual understanding.Read Full Story

UConn’s Jamelle Elliott: Where She is Now

There are times, says Jamelle Elliott ’96 (BUS), ’97 MA, when she sticks her head in to watch the UConn basketball players practice for a few minutes, because she misses the sweet echo of a bouncing basketball. Read Full Story

Meet the Newest Members of the UConn Alumni Family

The class of 2019 is the latest addition to the UConn Alumni pack, but many of these students have already felt the impact of UConn Nation.Read Full Story

Haley Dragoo Is on the Fast Train

The opening line of the LinkedIn profile for Haley Dragoo ’13 (CLAS) reads, “From unemployed to a feature in the NYT and a “60 Minutes” appearance in less than a year… wildly lucky.” Read Full Story

The Reapers and the Flowers

Mount Auburn Cemetery is not only the final resting place of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, it is a beautiful public park overseen by a UConn horticulture alum

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