| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:10 PM
The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History, part of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at UConn, presents "Do You Live In A Food Desert? How Many Calories Can $1 Get You?," a lecture by Dr. Debarchana (Debs) Ghosh, from UConn's Geography...
| Nov 28, 2013
The Connecticut Repertory Theatre presents "The Three Musketeers" at Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Road, Storrs, through Dec. 8.
The classic novel by Alexandre Dumas comes to the stage, following the tale of friendship and...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:27 PM
The warm weather months may be gone, but one summer tradition – the farmers' market – is finding unique locations to transition into the winter, to the delight of farmers and shoppers alike.
"What we're seeing is a lot more markets staying...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Elvis Costello and The Roots may seem like an unlikely musical pairing, but according to Costello, he and the Philadelphia hip-hop group, are cut from the same musical cloth.
"I've never really felt that we should be bound by one identity in music and...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:37 PM
STORRS — The number of feminists who say they hate being lectured about campus sexual assault by stodgy, gray-haired men is equaled only by the number of young men who say they hate being lectured about the "jock culture" by feminists who know...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In what now seems like an amazingly prescient move, the William Benton Museum at the University of Connecticut began seriously collecting contemporary art from India in 2004. That was the year the museum mounted a show called "Masala: Diversity and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Two new exhibitions are slated to open at UConn's Contemporary Art Galleries. Bruce Pavlow's Posters works in the language of pop culture phenomena and branded imaging. His posters, ornamented with stickers and détourned photos, evoke tweenage dreams,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Heading into 2014, Connecticut finds itself in a familiar place on the economic spectrum: Slow progress that could be much worse.
The state's economy will build steam in 2014 and 2015 with healthy if not spectacular job gains but will continue to lag the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Sergei Prokofiev's orchestra play Peter and the Wolf was originally written to explain instruments to children, and it has since become a beloved tale. Now, musicians led by UConn alum Ehren Brown will join forces with puppets from the university's Puppet...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:24 AM
When Sobrio's co-founders gave their business pitch at Connecticut's Innovation Summit a year ago, they were a bit intimidated.
After all, Tom Bachant and Nadav Ullman were both undergraduates at the University of Connecticut. Sobrio, which uses a...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:02 PM
NEW YORK — With just under 12 minutes remaining in a delicious, crazy opener that made the long offseason wait all worth it, Shabazz Napier stole the ball and set up Ryan Boatright for one of those nasty dunks that trumpet the little man's big...