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November 13, 2017

Wall Street Says Budget Is Good for Connecticut, But Bad for UConn

by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2017 5:30am

HARTFORD, CT — Finally having a two-year state budget in place is “credit positive” for the state of Connecticut and its municipalities, but it’s a “credit negative” for the University of Connecticut.

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October 30, 2017

UConn President Says Hiring Freeze, Service Reductions On Horizon With Budget Cut

by Christine Stuart | October 30, 2017 10:57am

Ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — It wasn’t as deep as the Republican budget would have gone, but the cuts to the University of Connecticut and the UConn Health Center are around $143 million over the next two years.

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September 22, 2017

Bipartisan Talks To Begin Next Week

by Christine Stuart | September 22, 2017 1:47pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — It’s been a week since the General Assembly approved the $40.7 billion Republican budget proposal that Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy vowed to veto.

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August 11, 2017

New Bus Service To Connect Hartford And Storrs

by Jack Kramer | August 11, 2017 10:30am

Jack Kramer / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — CTtransit bus route service, starting Aug. 13, will provide University of Connecticut students, faculty, and staff the ability to connect directly to downtown Hartford via public transit.

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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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