Form and Function: Professor Vicente Garcia Reflects on the Art of Teaching

Vicente Garcia is as prolific a teacher as he is an artist. A professor at CCSU since 1997, where he teaches both undergraduate and graduate ceramics classes, Garcia has been working in clay and metals for more than three decades, exhibiting and selling his work at art fairs and festivals throughout New England and New...

By Amy J. Barry

Campus News

New Outdoor Features Sprout up on CampusThe wall of windows is one of the first things you notice about Matt Warshauer’s second-floor office in Social...

President Toro Kicks Off a New Academic YearPresident Zulma R. Toro convened her first opening meeting of university faculty and staff in Alumni Hall on Sept. 12....

School of Education to Offer Doctoral Program in JamaicaSince 1998, CCSU has been offering teaching professionals in Jamaica the opportunity to earn a master’s degree...

WISE Move: CCSU Becomes Age-Friendly UniversityCCSU has added another distinction to its long list of accolades: it is the state’s first and only Age-Friendly...

Faculty and Research

NASA, NSF Grants Will Fund Origins of Life Research at CCSU

The bang was big, but life on earth emerged on the microscopic level — eventually.

From non-living material — meteorites, among other sources — simple organic compounds formed, setting in motion the long history of life on Earth.

Astrobiologists like Dr. Sarah Maurer, though, are taking a deeper look...

By Marisa Nadolny

Hoffman Lauded for Distinguished Service to CCSUDr. Nancy Hoffman, a professor of Educational Leadership, Policy & Instructional Technology at CCSU, was presented...

IMRP Releases 2016 Taser-Use ReportThe Institute for Municipal & Regional Policy at CCSU released its latest Electronic Defense Weapon Analysis and...

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CCSU Psychology Honor Society Wins Top AwardIt’s been a busy few years for the CCSU chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology. Not...

Amistad Lecture Considers Reparatory Justice MovementCCSU’s Amistad Committee and Center for Africana Studies hosted the 14th annual Amistad Lecture on Feb. 28 in...

Alumni Association Celebrates Peers and FriendsThe CCSU Alumni Association celebrated six alumni and friends of the University on June 8 during the...

Get Social with the Blue DevilsThe world of college athletics just keeps getting faster and faster. And it’s not only the student-athletes that...

Summer Scene at CCSU

EOP Students Meet With Mentors for Lunch

The CCSU Educational Opportunity Program invited its largest class to date to experience “the summer that will change your life” on campus. The 66 members of the EOP Class of 2017 spent five weeks together this summer preparing for their first year of college and getting to know one another.

EOP prepares students...

By Marisa Nadolny

Taking Time to Tech it OutLike technology itself, the Office of Continuing Education’s Tech it Out summer program has grown and changed...

SEPS Convenes Inaugural SEL ConferenceThe School of Education & Professional Studies sponsored its first Fostering Social & Emotional Learning in...

The Report from FlorenceTwenty CCSU students helped to kick off CCSU’s Summer Institute in Florence, Italy, this June. The institute...

Bulletin

Schools, Supplied

The CCSU community helped hundreds of New Britain area students get the school year off to a great start thanks to this summer’s successful school supply drive. The university-wide supply...

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