Central Connecticut State University

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July 25, 2019 - 12:11 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- Stargazers from North Carolina to Maine were treated to a show last night. A fireball streaked across the night sky, including in Connecticut. Central Connecticut State University astronomer Christine Larsen says a fireball is any meteor that's at least as bright as venus. "If you take...
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April 16, 2019 - 9:14 pm
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTIC) – Governor Ned Lamont and Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz held a roundtable discussion with transition team leaders and local business and healthcare officials. The event, held at Central Connecticut State University, included chairs of Transition Policy Groups, who...
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February 18, 2019 - 3:39 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Central Connecticut State University is celebrating the opening of a $63 million complex designed to improve academic and support services for its students. The public university in New Britain says two halls at the campus were gutted and renovated and a new atrium was built...
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John Silva
December 03, 2018 - 11:41 am
(New Britain, Conn./WTIC) - Central Connecticut State University officials say a student is being treated for bacterial meningitis. University officials first alerted the campus community regarding the seriously ill student on Sunday. Today, the state Department of Public Health reported test...
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John Silva
November 29, 2018 - 11:47 am
(New Britain, Conn./WTIC) - A report on the Central Connecticut State University police department is out and is recommending changes following a "a culture of unprofessional" behavior within the department. The report was put together by retired state public safety commissioner Bernard Sullivan...
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August 29, 2018 - 10:11 am
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — The head of student conduct at a Connecticut university who's charged with domestic assault has been ordered by a judge to provide a DNA sample to investigators. The New Britain Herald reports that Christopher Dukes, director of the Office of Student Conduct at Central...
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July 26, 2018 - 9:12 am
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Police have charged a now-retired Central Connecticut State University theater professor with lying to police about a student who was injured in a fall. Court records show 65-year-old Thomas Callery turned himself in to police July 12 on a warrant for reckless endangerment...
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John Silva
July 24, 2018 - 11:03 am
(New Britain, Conn./WTIC) - Officials at Central Connecticut State University are reporting a gorwing endowment as they close the books on the fundraising year. CCSU says it raised a total of $4.3 million for the year. Vice President of Institutional Advancement Christopher Galligan says coupled...
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John Silva
July 12, 2018 - 9:53 am
(New Britain, Conn./WTIC Radio) - A Connecticut native will be taking over the athletic department at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain. University President Zulma Toro has announced the hiring of Brian Barrio. The Old Lyme native comes to CCSU by way of the University of Nevada...
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John Silva
June 22, 2018 - 11:11 am
(New Britain, Conn./WTIC Radio) - A report released by Central Connecticut State University shows that accusations of sexual assault made by a female university police officer against a male university officer were mishandled, as were personnel and other matters. CCSU released the findings of an...
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