The Connecticut Department of Labor issued a stop-work order to a Storrs Center subcontractor on March 2 for failure to secure the payment of worker's compensation for employees of the company, Monster Contracting LLC.
Yesterday, the International Center played host to this year's International Women's Day celebration. The day has been dedicated to women since the early 1900's and this year's focus of the presentations was empowering rural women. Three women shared their stories about journeying abroad and their work with volunteer groups to empower women.
In a world where entrepreneurial success has continually overshadowed academic achievement, and where college tuition prices are on the rise, many in academia are trying to find a way to highlight the merit of a college education. One school attempting this is the University of New Haven and their recently implemented Dean's Scholarship Challenge.