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Jim Ketchum: People of faith need not apply Note to job seekers: Keep your religious beliefs to yourself.
Making something new is never easy. Scientists constantly theorize about new materials, but when the material is manufactured it doesn't always work as expected.
Head football coach Bob Diaco will not be the only one making his debut at Rentschler Field on Aug. 29, when the Huskies open their 2014 season against BYU.
After a camping trip, orientation and ceremony in which they received stethoscopes and white coats, the new medical students are ready to hit the books.
The assassination of Austrian archduke Franz Ferdinand, which is officially recognized as the start of World War I , was 100 years ago this year.
State auditors are recommending the University of Connecticut put more controls on the salaries the school pays professors and other professionals.
Day, who was born in Pittsburgh and moved to Manchester when he was 5, graduated from Manchester High School in 1952.
The K-8 teaching staff participated in 21 workshops this summer, preparing them for the school year and bringing them abreast of the latest trends, according to Diane Schulthes, director of curriculum and instruction.
University Also Failed to Follow Formal Selection Process On $10 Million Contract, Auditors FindThe University of Connecticut paid more than $900,000 in licensing fees on SciQuest software for three years, but did not use the software for most of that time, according to a state auditors' report released Wednesday.
A Virginia man who allegedly went on a cross-country crime spree in 2013 and tweeted about it was sentenced to up to six years in state prison for a carjacking on the Massachusetts Turnpike.
The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut, in partnership with the Mansfield Downtown Partnership, will host Community Puppet-Building Workshops for area residents on Saturday, September 6 and Saturday, September 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ballard Institute workshop space.
The most commonly reported crime on campus is theft. According to University of Connecticut Police Deputy Chief Hans Rhynhart, UConn remains a relatively safe campus as property crimes, which include arson, burglary, robbery and vandalism, greatly outnumber violent crimes.
Researchers in Japan have been unable to replicate experiments that were hailed earlier this year as a "game-changer" in the quest to grow transplant tissue, amid claims evidence was faked, a report said Wednesday .
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Jonathan Pelto and Joe Visconti are two politicians who know the difficulties of running for public office without name recognition.
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