December 6, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 6, 2013 2:24pm
A Superior Court Judge rejected the state’s request to dismiss an 8-year-old education funding lawsuit Thursday.
November 26, 2013
by Abby Anderson | November 26, 2013 10:13am
Most of us are preparing to gather with friends and family and give thanks for each other and the feast before us. I also give thanks that I was never caught up in the juvenile justice system. Admittedly, I was a pretty straight arrow as a kid, a church-going, soccer-playing, volunteering honor student. And yes, on some level I chose to be those things. But the circumstances of my life made the choices easier, and that is nothing short of a blessing. Actually, a long list of blessings:
November 21, 2013
by Barth Keck | November 21, 2013 11:14pm
November 14, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 14, 2013 5:07pm
November 13, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2013 7:03pm
State lawmakers heard first hand Wednesday the stories of the four University of Connecticut students who are suing the school in federal court for allegedly failing to address their sexual assault complaints.
November 1, 2013
by Terry D. Cowgill | November 1, 2013 4:30am
When looking for a higher education leader, boards of trustees typically want a visionary who can make needed changes or an executive who can mind the store. Evan Dobelle, the former president of Trinity College, seemed to have both qualities.
October 30, 2013
by Christine Stuart | October 30, 2013 9:49pm
In an effort to support the seven victims who filed the Title IX complaint against the University of Connecticut and countless others who have remained in the shadows, nearly 100 students turned out for a rally Wednesday in Storrs.
October 25, 2013
by Susan Bigelow | October 25, 2013 8:09am
Imagine you’re a university president, and a group of sexual assault survivors bring a civil rights complaint against your administration alleging that victims have routinely been ignored, belittled, doubted, and had their motivations called into question — all while their abusers suffered little to no real punishment. Obviously, you wouldn’t respond to this by shaming, doubting, or calling into question the motivations of the complainants, right?
October 23, 2013
Students Object After Herbst Pushes Back Against Suggestion UConn Failed to Address Rape Allegations
by Megan Merrigan | October 23, 2013 1:35pm
(UPDATED 5:30 p.m.) University of Connecticut students spoke out against what they perceive as a campus rape culture Wednesday, saying it is time for the university’s administration and police department to stop sweeping the issue of sexual assault under the rug.
by Christine Stuart | October 23, 2013 12:48pm