| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Over the years, the term "new music" has taken on a range of loaded meanings. Here's one more: sandwiches.
On Sunday, Kevin Good, a junior at the Hartt School of Music, performed a marathon solo concert at the Charter Oak Cultural Center in Hartford. It...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Westfield State University Board of Trustees voted early Thursday morning to put President Evan Dobelle on paid administrative leave until Nov. 25, while a law firm conducts an investigation into his spending.
Dobelle, who led Trinity College in...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Courant readers have been paying close attention to my colleague Jon Lender's stories on state government officials hiring relatives for summer jobs in their departments. It's a dispiriting enough tale to have caught the attention of Gov. Dannel P....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:41 PM
When he was president of Trinity College from 1995 to 2001, Evan S. Dobelle showed a real gift for strengthening the school and enhancing its role in the community. His legacy included new buildings, an enhanced global learning program, the championship...
| Oct 21, 2013
While a student at Trinity College, William Bickford and his roommate spent many nights talking about their passion for architecture and how to best forge a path to professional success and personal happiness.
Bickford wanted to be married by age 30. He...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Thumbs up to the University of Connecticut, the greenest school in the nation. The Sierra Club recognized UConn as the No. 1 "Coolest School" for offering hundreds of sustainability-related classes, slashing water use, retrofitting buildings and serving...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:20 PM
A year ago, Hartford Stage announced that they'd found a new artistic director. Michael Wilson had left the theater after 13 years to concentrate on Broadway opportunities, scoring immediately with revivals of The Best Man and The Trip to Bountiful.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:45 AM
You can watch free movies at home, on your television, all day long (depending what cable package you have, which is not really "free" after all). But head to Trinity College's Cinestudio and watch some classic Chaplin (pictured) with other folks; on...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Sonny Puzzo of the Trinity football team, a freshman quarterback, was named NESCAC Rookie of the Year. Below is the press release from Trinity ... Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College first-year QB Sonny Puzzo (West Caldwell, N.J.) selected as the 2013 New...
| Oct 20, 2013
Erin Eastland, fan of microplanes and Broadway musicals, is the new executive chef at Santa Monica restaurant Milo & Olive, after a seven-year tenure at Cube Cafe on La Brea Avenue. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., Eastland graduated from Trinity College in...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:44 AM
LAKEVILLE — The barns were falling down. The little farmhouse was covered with asbestos siding. The views were gorgeous, but the meadow was impassably thick with brambles and high grasses.
"People were afraid," says Pilar Proffitt.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Former Trinity College President Evan S. Dobelle lost his job as the University of Hawaii's president because regents believed he lied to them and misused funds, newly released records show.
The Board of Regents did not specify reasons when they...