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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. 


  • Point of Tranquility Album
    September 14, 2020 | Music professor Kenneth Fuchs released a series of works for symphonic winds recorded by the United States Coast Guard Band.
    Posted on September 14, 2020
  • American environmentalism’s racist roots have shaped global thinking about conservation
    September 2, 2020 | The Conversation | By Prakash Kashwan, Associate Professor of Political Science | The United States is having a long-overdue national reckoning with racism. From criminal justice to pro sports to pop culture, Americans increasingly are recognizing how racist ideas have influenced virtually every sphere of life in this country.
    Posted on September 3, 2020
  • Coronavirus gets dangerously close to isolated ‘Arrow People’ in Amazon
    August 18, 2020 | National Geographic | By Scott Wallace, Associate Professor of Journalism. Amid rising alarm that the novel coronavirus has reached deep into the Amazon rainforest, threatening isolated tribes, Brazil's Supreme Court this month unanimously ruled in favor of Indigenous people's demands to force the government to protect them from the pandemic.
    Posted on August 18, 2020


RSS UConn Today – #Global


  1. 10/30 American Dreams
  2. 10/31 American Dreams
  3. 11/3 Post Completion OPT Workshop
  4. 11/3 CPT/Pre-Completion OPT Workshop: Stamford Campus
  5. 11/4 Sociocultural Anthropology Seminar Series
  6. 11/5 CPT/Pre-Completion OPT Workshop - GBLC/Hartford
  7. 11/5 Post-Completion OPT Workshop: Stamford Campus
  8. 11/5 Navigating The Job And Internship Search For International Students: A Panel Discussion For Undergraduate And Graduate Students
  9. 11/5 S'Mores On The Terrace - In Person!
  10. 11/6 Stay Informed! International Student and Scholar Meeting
  11. 11/6 Geography Colloquium - Dr. Maxim Samson
  12. 11/6 STEM OPT Extension Workshop: Stamford Campus
  13. 11/9 STEM OPT Extension Workshop


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