Month: November 2015

The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities

The UConn Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities UConn’s award-winning Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities program helps give back just a little to our veterans, who have sacrificed so much for our country. A community of dedicated faculty, staff, and alumni empower veterans with entrepreneurial skills and help disabled vets work through physical limitations, […]

Celebrating 36 Years of Judaic Studies at UConn (CT Jewish Ledger)

“This year marks the 36th anniversary of the Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life at the University of Connecticut — a milestone that will be celebrated all through the coming academic year, beginning with a gala event on Nov. 15 at UConn’s Thomas J. Dodd Center. Since 2012, with the retirement of founding […]

War Correspondent Ernie Pyle Chronicled UConn Vet’s Bravery

Theodore Antonelli ’41 Took Germans by Surprise in WWII Battle Many UConn alumni have graduated from the university’s ROTC program over the years, but one in particular caught the eye of famous war correspondent Ernie Pyle. Pyle wrote about the bravery of Theodore Antonelli ’41 during the North Africa campaign in World War II in […]