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February 9, 2017

Malloy: Let Towns Pay For Resident Troopers

by Jack Kramer | February 9, 2017 4:33pm

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HARTFORD, CT — It didn’t get a lot of attention compared to the big-ticket items in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s two-year, $41.5 billion budget, but one of the programs that the state no longer wants any part of funding is the cost of the resident state troopers that cover 54 towns.

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December 14, 2016

Two of the Nine UConn Row Houses Will Be Spared

by Christine Stuart | December 14, 2016 11:45am

CTNewsJunkie file photo Two of the nine historic homes on the University of Connecticut campus will be spared the wrecking ball, according to an agreement reached by the State Historic Preservation Office, the university, and the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation.

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December 7, 2016

Herbst Stops Short Of Declaring UConn A Sanctuary Campus

by Kimberly Armstrong | December 7, 2016 5:30am

CTNewsJunkie file photo University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst stopped short of declaring UConn a sanctuary campus Tuesday in a university wide email to students.

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November 9, 2016

Future For DACA Students Uncertain

by Kimberly Armstrong | November 9, 2016 7:13am

Kimberly Armstrong photo STORRS, CT — The Latino voting bloc was supposed to contribute to Democratic Hillary Clinton’s victory, but even if she had been elected president, for immigrant students at the University of Connecticut she was the lesser of two evils.

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August 25, 2016

Amazon Sets Up Shop at UConn

by Kristi Allen | August 25, 2016 4:30am

Kristi Allen / CTNewsJunkie UConn students will have a new way to receive packages on campus when classes start next week: an Amazon pick-up location.

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August 3, 2016

Demolition of Historic Homes at UConn Delayed

by Kristi Allen | August 3, 2016 5:44pm

Kristi Allen photo Historians and preservationists who want to save a row of historic homes at the University of Connecticut made what they thought was a final plea Wednesday morning.

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March 4, 2016

In Face of Democratic Opposition, Labor Withdraws Contract

by Christine Stuart | March 4, 2016 2:37pm

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 4 p.m.) The Democrat-controlled General Assembly is off the hook. It doesn’t have to vote on a labor contract for 1,900 non-teaching staff because the union failed to file part of the contract with the House and the Senate clerks.

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March 3, 2016

Senate Will Vote Friday or Monday On UConn Contract

by Christine Stuart | March 3, 2016 1:21pm

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 2:30 p.m.) Democratic leadership in the Senate said they are asking their members to be available Friday or Monday to vote on a University of Connecticut labor contract that’s been described as too generous for the state’s current fiscal condition.

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March 2, 2016

Malloy Urges Legislature To Reject UConn Labor Contract

by Christine Stuart | March 2, 2016 3:04pm

Christine Stuart file photo (Updated 5:15 p.m.) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Wednesday urged the General Assembly to reject a labor contract for 1,900 non-teaching staff at the University of Connecticut.

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February 16, 2016

Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill That Sets New Standard For Sexual Assault On College Campuses

by Christine Stuart | February 16, 2016 8:00am

CTNJ file photo Two lawmakers hope that any confusion about what affirmative consent means when it comes to sexual encounters on college campuses has been cleared up between legislative sessions.

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