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  1. Sky overpowered by Storm in crucial matchupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... itself, just wanting to be there." Seattle got double-figures out of five players, led by former University of Connecticut star Breanna Stewart with 19 points. Alysha Clark and Jewell Loyd, the former Niles West and Notre Dame standout, each had 17 ...

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  2. Stonewall Jackson football season preview: Former Raider returns as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fauquier.com

    ... player. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound junior recently received a scholarship offer from the University of Connecticut. "He's very athletic; very range-y," Walker said. "He covers well and he responds to the ball. And he's a track star, so he runs pretty ...

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  3. 9 tricks to instantly appear more competentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... about 4.5 feet away, as opposed to about 1.5 feet away. Research from New York University and the University of Connecticut, published in 2015 in the journal Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, suggests that it's not so easy to make yourself ...

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  4. Eclipse foreshadows future of state marshesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Day

    ... executive director of the Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus in Groton. Not by much, but the extra gravitational pull from the alignment of the sun and moon will be ...

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  5. Croton's Erica llescas, 23, Dies While Interning In Medicine In PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Ossining Daily Voice

    ... a 100 percent survival rate. Erica had also been admitted to the Master's degree program at the University of Connecticut, where she planned to attend in January 2018 following the completion of her internship in Panama. Her passing comes at a great ...

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  6. Harvard study strengthens link between breast cancer risk and light exposure at nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Raw Story

    By Richard G. "Bugs" Stevens, Professor, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut. Artificial light has transformed the night sky, a change researchers continue to link to health problems.

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  7. Tewksbury's Oberg back in majors with RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lowell Sun

    ... in 49 games with the Rockies this season. He has struck out 40 batters in 42.2 innings. The ex-University of Connecticut standout has appeared in 137 total games with the Rockies, sporting a 4-6 record. The U.S. settled down, pulling away with a ...

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  8. The man behind Emong's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Daily Monitor

    ... expansive bursary scheme has also bred good athletes like Scovia Ayikoru, Suzan Aneno (now at University of Connecticut, USA) and Josephine Joyce Lalam, who won gold at the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Championship in Bahamas. But of all, Emong is by far ...

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  9. School where player died eyes changes in football personnelRead the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | The Gazette

    ... want people to think twice before doing something like that," said Casa, executive director of the University of Connecticut's Korey Stringer Institute, which works to improve safety for athletes.

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  10. Appeals court upholds jury decision in New London overdose malpractice caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | The Day

    The state Appellate Court has affirmed a New London Superior Court jury's decision to award $512,000 to the survivors of Jill Procaccini , a 32-year-old woman who died of a methadone overdose in 2008 within hours of being treated for an overdose and released from Lawrence + Memorial Hospital. Appellate Judges Eliot D. Prescott, Raheem L. Mullins and Robert E. Beach Jr. heard arguments in Procaccini vs. Lawrence + Memorial Hospital  in March at the University of Connecticut.

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  11. Raising the Minimum Wage Would Reduce Child Neglect CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Newswise

    ... younger children, quite substantially." Bullinger and co-researcher Kerri Raissian of the University of Connecticut reached their conclusions by analyzing nine years of child maltreatment reports from the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data ...

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  12. Visit to the zoo was a roaring good time: Whit & WhimseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Cleveland.com

    ... and Kent State grad, Tyler Maruschak, not only celebrated a birthday recently but he's off to the University of Connecticut to be a full-time residence hall director. Tyler was one of the talented BEAT Video Program students when I was involved, so ...

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  13. Discovering Racism and then Discovering It AnewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Counterpunch

    ... Navy Yard for most of the war. After meeting and marrying my Dad, and moving to Storrs, where the University of Connecticut had hired Dad as an electrical engineering professor, she become quite liberal in her views, including on race. (Though one ...

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  14. With Much Anticipation, UConn and Students Come to Downtown HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | The Hartford Courant

    Twenty years after it was first envisioned, the University of Connecticut's new downtown campus gives the state's capital new stature as a college town and provides the city the biggest economic boost in more than a decade. The $140 million campus is the largest redevelopment project in the city's central business district since the convention center opened in 2005.

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  15. Charlottesville awakening: On Discovering Racism, and Discovering it AnewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | OpEdNews

    ... Navy Yard for most of the war. After meeting and marrying my Dad, and moving to Storrs, where the University of Connecticut had hired Dad as an electrical engineering professor, she become quite liberal in her views, including on race. (Though one ...

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  16. We must strive for each other, not againstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... all. This is bad for our country and it needs to stop. Gina Barreca is an English professor at the University of Connecticut and the author of "If You Lean In, Will Men Just Look Down Your Blouse?" and eight other books. She can be reached at ...

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  17. Charlottesville: A Message to the UConn CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | UConn Advance

    ... the 114 who lost their lives fighting it. Their memories are sacred here, now and forever. The University of Connecticut will never yield to the poisonous ideas and attitudes we saw last weekend, and which are attempting to gain strength throughout ...

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  18. Dean of the University Library at University of ConnecticutRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | DigitalKoans

    The Dean will provide vision, strategic direction, and operational leadership for the libraries, working with talented and accomplished librarians, staff, faculty, and students to meet the University's educational mission and ambitious goals for growth.

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  19. Rebel Playhouse's Edna the Stomper Makes World Premiere at the Chicago Fringe FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to play the accordion. During high school she added flute and keyboards. After graduating from the University of Connecticut with high honors in education, she went on to study jazz at the University of Bridgeport. For over 35 years Jan has ...

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  20. Hartford Fields Class Of 21 Police RecruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Hartford Courant

    ... regional cadets that will eventually work for East Hartford, New Britain, South Windsor and the University of Connecticut. They join another class of 16 recruits that started the academy in February and are slated to graduate in September. "The ...

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