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Highlight: The Gilbert School


Highlight:  The Gilbert School The Gilbert School, located in the picturesque northwest foothills of Connecticut, is a private secondary 7 – 12 comprehensive middle/high school that was founded in 1895. The school is a result of the bequest of William L. Gilbert who left funds for the “establishment and maintenance of an institution of learning […]

Highlight: Ethel Walker School

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The Ethel Walker School, located in Simsbury Connecticut (greater Hartford area) is an independent, college preparatory, boarding and day school for girls in grades six through 12. Since 1911, The Ethel Walker School has excelled at preparing students to make a difference in the world. Members of this diverse community are dedicated to scholarship, the […]

Highlight: University of Connecticut

The class of 2020 poses to spell out UConn on the Great Lawn on Aug. 27, 2016. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Students today, Huskies forever. Founded in 1881, the University of Connecticut is ranked as one of the best public universities in the United States. With a combination of dynamic faculty, strong athletic pride, and an extraordinary sense of community, UConn is a university like no other. Offering 110+ majors and the ability to create a […]

Highlight: Avon Old Farms School

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Art Abounds at Avon At Avon Old Farms School, Visual Arts Department Chair Cristina Pinton has noticed an uptick in the amount of students interested in the visual arts – a trend that is reflected in the recent recognition of five student artists at the 2017 Scholastic Art and Writing regional and national juried art […]

Highlight: Eastern CT State Univ. Sc...

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Highlight:  Eastern CT State Univ. Scholarship Eastern Connecticut State University is offering its Presidential Scholarship to admitted international students. The award is $10,000 per academic year. The award is renewable for each academic year …

Highlight: Urban and Global

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Center for Urban and Global Studies The Center for Urban and Global Studies (CUGS) is the first center of its kind at a top liberal arts college in the United States, and it offers curricular opportunities and research programs where students and faculty work together to better understand our new global society.  Since its founding […]

Featured School: Choate Rosemary Hall

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Located in Wallingford, Connecticut, Choate Rosemary Hall is co-educational independent secondary school (grades 9 through postgraduate) integrating 21st century innovation with traditional strengths. For over 125 years, Choate has been a forward-thinking, innovative boarding and day community that boasts deep traditional roots with an emphasis on character development and a love of both teaching and […]

Introducing Forman’s Ingenuity Progra...


Ingenuity Unleashed Introducing Forman’s Ingenuity Program Collaboration. It’s what immediately sets Forman’s Ingenuity Program apart from any other long-term student project curriculum out there. This hands-on, student-focused program comes to life in a space featuring a “fab lab” (fabrication laboratory) with a 3D printer, new computers, vinyl cutter, milling machine, laser cutter, and an Epson […]

Eastern Connecticut State University

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Fairfield University


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Choate Rosemary Hall: Kohler Environm...

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On a chilly fall morning, 14 students and their advisers in Choate Rosemary Hall’s Environmental Immersion Program pull on rubber boots, pick up shovels, and trudge along a path past a field of solar panels. Within minutes, they are immersed in nature. The earthy smell of dry leaves fills the air; a red-­‐ tailed hawk […]