March 4, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 4, 2016 3:37pm
(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.
March 3, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 3, 2016 2:21pm
(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.
March 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 2, 2016 4:04pm
February 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 16, 2016 9:00am
August 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 20, 2015 3:14pm
The University of Connecticut confirmed Thursday that it started sending layoff notices last month to its employees in Storrs, its regional campuses, and its health center.
June 26, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 26, 2015 3:33pm
May 4, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 4, 2015 5:30am
The Auditors of Public Accounts on Friday told Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that National Science Foundation awards to the University of Connecticut and a private company were frozen while the federal agency investigates a potential conflict of interest.
April 22, 2015
by Sarah Paduano | April 22, 2015 12:31pm
After nearly a year of negotiations, the University of Connecticut and the Graduate Employee Union reached a tentative agreement Tuesday to give graduate assistants health insurance and 9 percent raises over the next three years.
April 10, 2015
by Morgan Thomas | April 10, 2015 11:30am
Despite the value of our work as graduate assistants, the University of Connecticut has blocked our efforts to negotiate health benefits on par with other state employees. Having cut and mismanaged our healthcare, they now refuse to sit down with us to look for a better solution.
March 24, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | March 24, 2015 5:53pm
A bill to change the sexual consent threshold at colleges and universities across the state from “no means no” to “yes means yes” is one step closer to becoming law Tuesday after it cleared the Higher Education and Employment Committee.