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We are driven.
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We are global.

Isabel Nip









Twenty five years after the dedication of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, we are relaunching the human rights outreach and engagement programs of the Center as Dodd Human Rights Impact (Dodd Impact).  To build on and leverage the synergies of UConn’s human rights programs, Dodd Impact joins the Human Rights Institute (HRI) to create one of the most dynamic centers of human rights teaching, research, and engagement anywhere in the world. 


  • Critical Thinking, Academic Research & Global Citizenship in the 21st Century
    July 12, 2021 | Laurel Pehmoeller, Multimedia Specialist, Office of Global Affairs, University of Connecticut UConn Extends a Virtual Welcome to ECNU Students Last week, UConn Global kicked off a new virtual program, in partnership with East China Normal University (ECNU), called “Critical Thinking, Academic Research and Global Citizenship in the 21st Century”. East China […]
    Posted on July 12, 2021
  • An illegal gold rush is igniting attacks on Indigenous people in the Amazon
    July 6, 2021 | National Geographic | Scott Wallace, Professor of Journalism, University of Connecticut "As tensions between illegal gold miners and Indigenous communities erupt into open violence in the Brazilian Amazon, legislators allied with right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro are aggressively pursuing measures aimed at curtailing protections of the territories and rights of Indigenous people. […]
    Posted on July 6, 2021
  • UConn Joins Global Network of Autism Researchers
    June 18, 2021 | The Connecticut Autism and Language Lab has partnered with seven universities in as many different countries — six of which are Universitas 21 members — to form the U21 Autism Research Network. 
    Posted on June 18, 2021


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  2. 8/5 STEM OPT Extension Workshop
  3. 8/6 J-1 Scholar Orientation
  4. 8/10 Post-Completion OPT Workshop
  5. 8/16 CPT/Pre-Completion OPT Workshop
  6. 8/18 EGL 101 Presentation
  7. 8/27 New Students Meeting - Hartford & GBLC Campuses Neena Kapoor
  8. 8/27 ISSS New Student Meeting- Nadine Boudissa
  9. 8/27 New Student Meeting For Stamford Campus Students: Meet Lulu Dong
  10. 8/27 ISSS New Student Meeting- Annie Casarella
  11. 8/27 ISSS New Student Meeting- Leslie Lawrence
  12. 8/27 ISSS New Student Meeting- Sarah Manning
  13. 8/27 ISSS New Student Meeting-Leslie Lawrence


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