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Negotiations Over Tenure Continue as Deadline Approaches

January 27th, 2016
7 months ago

by Nicholas Leahey Negotiations over the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the  Connecticut State University American Association of University Professors (CSU-AAUP) and the Board of Regents (BOR) are still in gridlock, as the March 1st arbitration deadline fast approaches. At the center of the conflict is the issue of faculty tenure, in which members of the […]


Board of Regents Face Angry Opponents

December 10th, 2015
9 months ago

by Ruth Bruno Student and faculty of Central Connecticut rallied yet again to protest the new contracts proposed by the Board of Regents (BOR). This time however, CCSU took the conversation to the BOR. Two buses, one packed with students and the other filled with faculty members left from the circle by the Student Center […]

Renovations of Willard and DiLoreto to Start Over Summer

December 3rd, 2015
9 months ago

by Nicholas Leahey The upcoming renovations to Willard and DiLoreto Halls will bring about widespread changes in academic and student life when construction begins next summer, affecting roughly 800 full-time and adjunct professors, and some 10,000 students alike at Central Connecticut. Among the changes, was most notably the loss of 34 general classrooms between both […]

Schematic design proposal of new residence hall planned to open Fall 2015.

New, Groundbreaking Residence Hall for CCSU

January 23rd, 2014
3 years ago

By Jacqueline Stoughton Construction crews at CCSU will be breaking ground on a two-year project to build a new residence hall, adding to the nine existing ones; this will be the largest residency out of all four CSU schools. The new structure will be located “down the hill,” in the open greenery between the Student Center […]

Less Parking, More Problems

January 20th, 2014
3 years ago

By Acadia Otlowski Students who normally park in the Student Center garage and parking lot are in for continued parking woes due CCSU’s newest construction project that has closed over 100 parking spots. According to a statement by Richard Bachoo, chief administrative officer, these lots will be blocked off for the next two years in […]


‘Social Sciences Hall’ To Be Finished By June

January 20th, 2013
4 years ago

By Kassondra Granata After ten years in the making, CCSU Project Manager James Grupp said that the construction of the new academic building, “Social Sciences Hall” is coming to a close. By mid March, Gilbane, the company that has been working on the building since fall 2011 will turn over the rest of the project […]

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DOT Gives Tour Of CTfastrak

October 8th, 2012
4 years ago

By Rachael Bentley  The Connecticut Department of Transportation conducted a CTfastrak construction tour and project update for the future New Britain Station site last Wednesday, including a ceremonial unveiling of the first CTfastrak “Coming Soon” station sign. Featured event speakers included CCSU President, Jack Miller, New Britain Mayor, Tim O’Brien, and Connecticut Lieutenant Governor, Nancy […]

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CCSU Begins Interior Of Academic Building

October 8th, 2012
4 years ago

By Acadia Otlowski According to James Grupp, CCSU Project Manager, the new academic building’s exterior is almost complete and work has been started on the inside. “The building is on budget; it is slightly behind schedule but the contractor has the plan to make up that time,” said Grupp, mentioning that the group will have […]

Improving Campus Quality: Academic Building Construction On Schedule

August 27th, 2012
4 years ago

Thanks to an extremely mild summer the progress of the construction of the new academic building is right on schedule.

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