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Need a Pre-K program? Drop-in at Central
By Amy J. Barry It was just about one year ago that the Central Connecticut State University Drop-in Child Care Center opened its doors, making the lives of students, faculty, and staff with kids
All charged up for National Drive Electric Week Showcase at Central
By Leslie Virostek It’s a phenomenon Dr. Charles E. Button has seen numerous times: A person goes for their first ride in an electric vehicle, gets out, and declares: “I’m getting one!” The professor
Blake wins World Master M40 Mountain Running Championship
Central Connecticut State University head cross country and track & field coach Eric Blake won the 2023 World Master Mountain Running Championship Friday, in the men’s 40-year-old age group. It is his
Secretary of the State kicks off National Voter Registration Day
Secretary of the State Stephanie Thomas kicked off National Voter Registration Day with a press conference and voter registration drive at Central Connecticut State University on Sept. 19. Secretary
Westcott named 2023 Distinguished Service Award winner
Central Connecticut State University conferred its 2023 Distinguished Service Award on Dr. Barry Westcott of New Britain, a professor of Chemistry. CCSU President Zulma R. Toro announced Dr. Westcott
School of Business kicks off year with career summit
As students prepared to return to school in August, Central Connecticut State University’s School of Business offered a three-day College to Career Summit. The event brought business professionals and
Dr. Visone discusses equity in education in the U.S.
In a recent feature, compared equitability in education throughout the U.S. Among the panel of experts featured in the article is Dr. Jeremy Visone, an associate professor of Educational
President announces Next Generation grant recipients
President Toro announced on Sept. 7 the recipients of Central’s second year of Next Generation of Student Success, Diversity, Innovation, and Community Engagement grants. The Next Generation grant
Larsen keynotes at international conference celebrating Middle-earth
Dr. Kristine Larsen was one of two keynote speakers at the 50th Oxonmoot conference in Oxford last weekend, an international on-ground and online celebration sponsored by the Tolkien Society. Read all
Dr. Schenck shares insight on wages and job growth
In a recent feature, compared how many hours Americans work across 50 states and 10 key indicators. Among the panel of experts featured in the article is Central Economics professor