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Delia González Sanders Exploring Dementia’s Cultural Dimensions

By at June 29, 2012 | 9:00 am |

Delia González Sanders Exploring Dementia’s Cultural Dimensions

“Alzheimer’s is heartbreaking,” declares Delia J. González Sanders, LCSW, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Field Coordinator. “I’ve seen how cruelly it impacts my pre-social work and social work students who struggle as caregivers of close relatives with this affliction.” At a personal level, she has felt the wrench of these students keenly. Experiencing more...

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Civil Engineering Program Builds Bright Future for Grads

By at June 15, 2012 | 9:25 am |

Civil Engineering Program Builds Bright Future for Grads

Civil engineering—one of the oldest types of engineering—involves design, construction, and maintenance of buildings, dams, bridges, tunnels, highways, water supplies, and sewage systems. Civil engineers use physical laws, mathematical equations, and theories of mechanics in their work. They must use available resources (expertise, materials, manpower) to complete a more...

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Civil Engineering Program Builds Bright Future for Grads

By at June 1, 2012 | 10:00 am |

Civil Engineering Program Builds Bright Future for Grads

Civil engineering—one of the oldest types of engineering—involves design, construction, and maintenance of buildings, dams, bridges, tunnels, highways, water supplies, and sewage systems. Civil engineers use physical laws, mathematical equations, and theories of mechanics in their work. They must use available resources (expertise, materials, manpower) to complete a more...

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Community Central: A Downtown Storefront Fosters Partnership

By at May 12, 2012 | 9:00 am |

Community Central: A Downtown Storefront Fosters Partnership

In just eighteen months, Community Central, located at 117 West Main Street in downtown New Britain, has become the core of connection among CCSU students and faculty, the Downtown District, and the New Britain School district. Located in a 1,400 square-foot-storefront, Community Central exists to provide useable space and support for projects, programs, and small more...

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New Britain Freshmen Now Regular Visitors to Campus

By at May 12, 2012 | 8:45 am |

New Britain Freshmen Now Regular Visitors to Campus

CCSU and New Britain High School have created a program that brings students to campus at least three times during their freshman year. The program, now in its second year, appears to be very popular. When a bus problem postponed a planned visit, students were very upset, New Britain educators said. The goal of the partnership is to get high school freshmen to think more...

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