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UConn dental school names first woman dean

Joe Cooper |

Sharon M. Gordon has been named the first woman dean of UConn's School of Dental Medicine.

UConn trustees approve Hartford campus fine-arts move

Matt Pilon |

UConn's board of trustees on Wednesday morning approved a license agreement with the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, enabling a portion of the school's fine-arts program to move from Storrs to the...

Regents approve plan to consolidate community colleges in 2023

CLARICE SILBER | CT MIRROR |

The governing board of Connecticut’s 12 community colleges voted Thursday to move forward with implementing a new plan to merge the schools into a single accredited institution — but this...

CT's Wentzell on U.S. school-safety panel

Gregory Seay |

Connecticut's top educator Dianna Wentzell and 11 others have been seated on a newly formed steering committee exploring ways to improve safety in the nation's schools.

Report: CT degree attainment improving among minority students

Joe Cooper |

Connecticut's efforts to boost higher education degree attainment rates among African-American and Latino students has slightly bridged the achievement gap, state officials said.

UConn rainmaker Josh Newton Emory-bound

Gregory Seay |

UConn Foundation Inc.'s chief fundraiser Joshua R. Newton, who in five years drew nearly $400 million in private fund pledges to support the state's flagship university, is returning South, back to...

CEO to lead Manchester Community College

Joe Cooper |

Manchester Community College is adopting a new leadership structure that will include appointment of a full-time CEO instead of a school president.

Zeng is UHart’s new biz-school dean

Gregory Seay |

The University of Hartford has tagged Massachusetts business educator Amy Z. Zeng as its business-school dean, effective Aug. 1.

University of St. Joseph restructures schools

Joe Cooper |

West Hartford's University of St. Joseph said Monday it will consolidate its five schools into three in a move to decrease administrative costs and improve faculty collaboration.

Newsmakers: MCC Pres. Gena Glickman

John Stearns |

Manchester Community College (MCC) President Gena Glickman is retiring from her role on July 1, but doesn't plan to leave education; she was recommended by the board of trustees for Massasoit...

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