University of Connecticut

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UConn Fraternity, Sororities Banned For Hazing

The University of Connecticut has banned three more Greek organizations for hazing, claiming that students were forced to eat pet food, bob for mini-bottles of alcohol from toilets and be partly or fully nude.

08/12/2014

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UConn Settles Sex Assault Handling Lawsuit

The University of Connecticut doesn’t admit wrongdoing, but has settled a sex discrimination case with five women for $1.3 million.

07/18/2014

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Schwartz: The UConn Huskies Find A Treasure In A Pirate

Nine schools offered Davis a scholarship, but he chose UConn to carry out his boyhood dream, a goal that was achieved by rolling up his sleeves and working hard.

06/17/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) hugs head coach Geno Auriemma as center Stefanie Dolson (L) of the University of Connecticut women's basketball team slips off the riser during an East Room event at the White House on June 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Celebrates UConn’s Winning Basketball Teams; Player Falls Off Stage

President Barack Obama welcomed the school’s men’s and women’s basketball teams Monday for an event marking their NCAA championships. It’s only the second time a school has won both titles in the same year.

06/10/2014

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UConn Bans Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Over ‘Bacon’ Hazing

The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity joins the banned sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma, which had its registration and recognition revoked last week over the same incident.

05/13/2014

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UConn Sorority Banned From Campus For ‘Bacon Hazing’ May Appeal

The school revoked the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority’s registration Wednesday and ordered it out of its campus house by May 15.

05/09/2014

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Multiple Tri-State Area Schools On Sexual Assault Investigation List

For the first time, the U.S. Department of Education revealed its list of colleges under investigation on Thursday.

05/01/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07: The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Hundreds Of Thousands Expected At UConn Championship Parade

A spokeswoman for parade organizers said excitement over this year’s championships and ideal weather conditions forecast for Sunday are expected to boost attendance.

04/12/2014

A man is handcuffed on the UConn campus after the Huskies' NCAA title victory. (Photo by Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Bedlam On UConn Campus After Huskies Win NCAA Championship

Jubilant fans celebrating UConn’s Monday night national basketball championship win smashed a window in an engineering building, broke street lights and overturned furniture inside the school’s student union.

04/08/2014

The National Champions banner is seen on the court after the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Connecticut Huskies at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Huskies Returning To Storrs On Tuesday With National Title

The team is expected back at the Storrs campus at about 5 p.m., when a championship rally is planned. Gampel Pavilion will open at 4:30 p.m. and the event is open and free to the public.

04/08/2014

The Kentucky Wildcats celebrate after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)/The Connecticut Huskies bench celebrates after defeating the Florida Gators 63-53 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Governors Of Connecticut, Kentucky Make Friendly Wager Ahead Of NCAA Title Game

Beshear bet a fully stocked Kentucky bourbon bar that the 8-seed University of Kentucky Wildcats will win; Malloy is wagering Connecticut wine, beer and chocolate on a Huskies victory.

04/07/2014

Connecticut's bench reacts during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal against the Florida Gators at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Getty Images)

UConn Fans In NYC ‘Pumped’ As Huskies Head To NCAA Title Game

Connecticut basketball fans in Manhattan popped champagne, danced on the bar and threw confetti Saturday night, celebrating another trip to the national championship game.

04/06/2014

Shabazz Napier of the Connecticut Huskies goes up for a shot as Dorian Finney-Smith of the Florida Gators defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal. (Photo by Chris Steppig-Pool/Getty Images)

Daniels Sparks UConn To 63-53 Upset Of Florida

DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.

04/05/2014

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UConn Gives All Clear Following Bomb Threat To Admissions Building

UConn called for people to evacuate an admissions building on its Storrs campus Thursday morning and others on campus to shelter in place.

04/03/2014

Connecticut's DeAndre Daniels grabs a rebound against Michigan State's Branden Dawson during the NCAA tournament on March 30, 2014, at Madison Square Garden. (credit: Getty Images)

UConn Upsets Michigan St 60-54, Back To Final Four

Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.

03/30/2014

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