July 20, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 20, 2016 3:38pm
Two Connecticut men who made a film tracking a recovery high school in Houston over the course of two years said Connecticut needs to jump on board if it’s serious about battling drug addiction.
Tags: Greg Williams, Sean Scanlon, Mary Mushinsky, opioid, heroin, recovery schools, Jeff Reilly, Guilford, Branford, dh
July 18, 2016
by Mark Ojakian | July 18, 2016 5:30am
As leaders in Higher Education, we understand that education is intrinsically connected to achieving the American Dream. At Connecticut State College and Universities (CSCU), a system of public institutions, we educate approximately 90,000 students a year, the majority of whom live and work in in our state.
July 15, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 15, 2016 8:00am
While Bernie Sanders supporters mourn his endorsement of Hillary Clinton, they should take real comfort that his delegation helped public education activists make an impact on the Democratic Party platform.
by Terry Cowgill | July 15, 2016 5:30am
Why do smart people do dumb things? I ask myself that very question every time I do something stupid, which fortunately isn’t that often. But UConn President Susan Herbst, a successful college administrator who holds a Ph.D. in communication theory and research from the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication, has really taken the concept to new level.
by Cara Rosner | July 15, 2016 5:30am
July 13, 2016
by Max Moran | July 13, 2016 5:30am
Speaking at almost the same time that Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders endorsed former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy called the Democratic National Convention platform released last week “an extremely progressive document.”
July 11, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 11, 2016 5:30am
Connecticut is falling behind on paying competitive wages, workforce policies, and family and income support initiatives, according to the Early Childhood Workforce Index, the first-ever comprehensive state-by-state analysis of early childhood employment conditions and policies.
July 1, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 1, 2016 10:00am
Connecticut’s political parties might be increasingly polarized, but there’s one issue upon which they finally reached unanimous agreement: UConn President Susan Herbst has had a “let them eat cake” moment and her Board of Trustees is utterly tone deaf.
June 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2016 5:30am
June 23, 2016
by Cara Rosner | June 23, 2016 2:00pm