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CSCU and CPTV Partner on Documentary; Free Screening at Connecticut Science Center
CSCU has partnered with CPTV to produce College Bound: A Look into Connecticut State Colleges & Universities, a new and original documentary about the CSCU system and public higher education in the state
Feb 27, 2018

Open Letter to Congress re DACA from President Ojakian
Once again, we here in higher education are watching as the lives and futures of some of our hardest working students are put on hold in a partisan political fight.
Jan 25, 2018

Message From President Ojakian on LGBT Month
October is LGBT History Month, and a number of our campuses held events from community dialogues and awareness campaigns, to award ceremonies recognizing the hard work of those who serve our community.
Oct 17, 2017

CSCU Introduces Proposal to Accept Students from Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands
Displaced full-time and part-time students from the University of Puerto Rico and the University of the Virgin Islands can attend CSCU, paying in-state tuition rates.
Oct 05, 2017

Letter from President Ojakian to CT General Assembly
Having spent my career in public service, I am well aware of the difficult choices you face in closing the state budget deficit, and I don’t envy the decisions you have to make.
Sep 21, 2017

Narcan Now Available to First Responders on all CSCU Campuses
First responders will have Narcan available and ready for use on campuses in case an overdose emergency presents itself.
Sep 20, 2017

The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities Foundation Awards 10 Scholarships
The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) Foundation awarded 10 scholarships to students who are attending CSCU institutions for their academic achievements, leadership and community service.
Sep 18, 2017

Message from CSCU President Ojakian re State Budget

Sep 18, 2017

FAC Conference 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017, Central Connecticut State University
The 2017 Faculty Advisory Committee Conference on Student Success & Shared Governance will be held at Central Connecticut State University on Friday, April 7, 2017. Save the date! More details will be available soon.

Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Summit

May 6, 2016, Manchester Community College
Should the institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities System be concerned about calls for greater accountability? When asked, how do CSCU institutions document the value of the education provided to their students, what is the response? Are CSCU faculty members sufficiently engaged in determining the degree to which their students acquire the skills and knowledge purported in their syllabus? Are assessment results meticulously analyzed and purposefully utilized to bring about improvements in student learning, continuously? This colloquy continues at the SLO Assessment Summit.
Register to attend the Summit View Itinerary (pdf)

Student Success & Shared Governance

Friday, April 8, 2016, Housatonic Community College
The Faculty Advisory Committee held its Second Annual Conference on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Housatonic Community College. Videos & Media