2014 Releases

Dr. Paul Broadie II Selected as President of Housatonic Community College
President Gregory Gray of the Board of Regents for Higher Education announced today that Dr. Paul Broadie II was selected the next President of Housatonic Community College effective April 3, 2015
Dec 18, 2014

Low-Cost Agriculture Courses Through Partnership
Three low-cost, non-credit agricultural training courses designed to help farmers sharpen their production and operational skills are being offered this winter.
Dec 05, 2014

Three Finalists Named in Housatonic Community College President Search
A nationwide, months-long search for a new president at Housatonic Community College, one of the 17 institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System, has been narrowed to three finalists.
Nov 24, 2014

Board of Regents to Provide Training for Ready to Work Partnership Grant
Board of Regents Collaborates with Capital Workforce Partners on U.S. Department of Labor Grant for Healthcare and Health IT Careers
Nov 10, 2014

Governor Malloy Appoints William J. McGurk to the Board of Regents
Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced the appointment of William J. McGurk of Somers to serve as a member of the state Board of Regents for Higher Education.
Oct 17, 2014

Advanced Manufacturing Centers Initiative Named NEDA Program of the Year
The ConnSCU Advanced Manufacturing Centers Initiative was chosen as the Northeastern Economic Development Association’s Program of the Year.
Jul 24, 2014

Asnuntuck Receives SNAP Funding for Healthcare Career Programs
Asnuntuck Community College has received an additional $50,000 in SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) funding for scholarships
Jul 10, 2014

Gov. Malloy Appoints Elease Wright to the Board of Regents
Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he is appointing Elease E. Wright of Hartford to serve as a member of the state Board of Regents for Higher Education.
Jun 27, 2014

Elizabeth G. Roop Appointed Interim President of Housatonic Community College
The Board of Regents approved the appointment of Elizabeth G. Roop as Housatonic Community College’s (HCC) Interim President effective Sept. 1, 2014.
Jun 26, 2014

Mary Ellen Jukoski Selected as President of Three Rivers Community College
President Gray of the BOR announced today that Mary Ellen Jukoski, Ed. D. has been selected as the next President of Three Rivers Community College.
May 30, 2014

James P. Lombella Selected as President of Asnuntuck Community College
President Gray of the BOR announced today that James P. Lombella has been selected to be the next President of Asnuntuck Community College.
May 30, 2014

Carlee Drummer Selected as President of Quinebaug Valley Community College
President Gray of the BOR announced today that Carlee Drummer, Ph. D., has been selected to be the next President of Quinebaug Valley Community College.
May 30, 2014

Board of Regents Meets to Consider to Amend Item Adopted in May 13 Meeting
The Board of Regents of Higher Education met this morning in open session to consider the agenda item scheduled for today’s meeting.
May 19, 2014

Board of Regents Statement Regarding CCSU Associate Professor
The Board of Regents f is deeply dismayed at the recent turn of events involving the promotion of Dr. Ravi Shankar, an associate professor at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU).
May 16, 2014

Presidential Candidate Donald Williams to Visit Quinebaug Valley on May 15
On Thursday, May 15, Donald Williams will visit Quinebaug Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 14, 2014

Presidential Candidate Carlee Drummer to Visit Quinebaug Valley on May 14
On Wednesday, May 14, Carlee Drummer will visit Quinebaug Valley Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 12, 2014

Seven ConnSCU Institutions Join Multi-State Collaborative to Measure Student Learning
Higher education leaders and faculty from nine states and nearly 70 colleges and universities, are working together to evaluate authentic student work.
May 06, 2014

Presidential Candidate James Lombella to Visit Asnuntuck on May 7
On Wednesday, May 7, James Lombella will visit Asnuntuck Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 05, 2014

Presidential Candidate Dale Allen to Visit Quinebaug on May 7
On Wednesday, May 7, Dale Allen will visit Quinebaug Valley Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 05, 2014

Presidential Candidate Mary Ellen Jukoski to Visit Three Rivers on May 6
On Tuesday, May 6, Mary Ellen Jukoski will visit Three Rivers Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 01, 2014

Presidential Candidate Dale Allen to Visit Three Rivers on May 5
On Monday, May 5, Dale Allen will visit Three Rivers Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
May 01, 2014

Finalist Candidate Dr. Michael Rooke to Visit Asnuntuck Community College on May 1
On Thursday, May 1, Dr. Michael Rooke will visit Asnuntuck Community College to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
Apr 29, 2014

Finalists Selected in Search for Three Community College Presidents
The Regents Search Committee today announced that finalists have been selected for the positions of president at three community colleges.
Apr 29, 2014

Transform CSCU 2020 Funding Passes Committee on Bipartisan Vote
The BOR today applauds the bipartisan Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee passage of SB 30 – An Act Concerning the Board of Regents for Higher Education Infrastructure Act.
Apr 01, 2014

BOR Awarded $500,000 Kresge Foundation Grant
Grant to create a statewide “Student Success Center” to help more of Connecticut’s low-income, first-generation and underrepresented students complete college and earn degrees or certificates.
Mar 13, 2014

Newly Established U.S.-China Center Advisory Board to Host First Meeting
On Friday, March 14, the U.S.-China Center at the Board of Regents for Higher Education will host the first meeting of its newly established U.S.-China Center Advisory Board
Mar 13, 2014

Housatonic Community College President to Retire
Dr. Gregory Gray, president of the Board of Regents for Higher Education, announced that Anita Gliniecki will retire as president of Housatonic Community College (HCC) effective Sept. 4, 2014.
Mar 05, 2014

Bond Commission Approves $14.5 Million for Community Colleges
The State Bond Commission today approved $14.5 million in capital improvement projects for the 12 community colleges of the ConnSCU system.
Feb 28, 2014

President Gray Proposes Two Percent Tuition Increase
Recommendation will go to finance committee for review.
Feb 19, 2014

Gov. Malloy: Investment in CSCU Critical to Student Success and Economic Growth
Transform CSCU 2020 provides over $134 million in new funding.
Feb 12, 2014

Board of Regents Applauds Gov. Malloy’s Investment in ConnSCU
Transform CSCU 2020 provides over $134 million in new funding
Feb 06, 2014

President Gray Attends White House Summit on Expanding College Opportunity
The summit examined college readiness, student success, and alignment between education and economic growth.
Jan 16, 2014

President Gray Appoints Dr. Michael Gargano Provost
Dr. Gargano will lead efforts to strengthen ConnSCU's academic program development and provide leadership on curriculum and instruction, financial aid, policy and research, faculty and student affairs, and developmental education.
Jan 08, 2014