2012

12/21/2012 - Kyle Smith ’14 publishes op-ed about the need to talk about guns
Kyle Smith ’14, a government major at Connecticut College, has published an op-ed in the Bangor Daily News about the need to talk about to talk about irresponsible gun use.

12/21/2012 - In inspiring blog, unlikely friends grapple with Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Noam Waksman ’15 and his high school classmate, Hani Azzam, are sparking conversation and challenging preconceived notions with their unique blog.

12/21/2012 - Annual Fund Heroes: Invincible Forces for Good
Few things contribute more to making the Connecticut College the highly personalized, challenging academic experience it is than the Annual Fund. A new theme this year called Annual Fund Heroes uses superheroes to tell the story of why giving matters and how it inspires excellence across campus.

12/21/2012 - VIDEO: Anthropology students visit local farms to explore alternative agriculture
Viewers can follow students from anthropology professor Jeffrey Cole’s “Cultivating Change” class to a local farm in the latest installment of the @ConnCollegeLive student experience video series.

12/21/2012 - Professor examines ‘the poetic character of human activity’ in new book
Government professor Wendell John Coats Jr. has coauthored a new book exploring the work of 20th-century political philosopher Michael Oakeshott.

12/13/2012 - Connecticut College shares $4.7 million grant from Mellon Foundation
Connecticut College will share a $4.7 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation with Middlebury College and Williams College to increase efforts to diversify faculty at all three colleges.

12/10/2012 - Professor writes first full-length comparison of two German-born Jewish philosophers
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Sharon Portnoff has written a new book, "Reason and Revelation Before Historicism: Strauss and Fackenheim," and co-edited another, "The Companionship of Books: Essays in Honor of Laurence ...

12/6/2012 - Students get hands-on software development experience - and make a difference in the community
Seven teams of students in Professor William Barnes' computer science class are creating real software solutions for local non-profit organizations.

12/3/2012 - Winslow Crane-Murdoch '13 sees soccer through a different lens
While studying abroad in the spring of 2012, Winslow Crane-Murdoch '13 created a full-length documentary about an organization that uses soccer to inspire some of South Africa's poorest populations of young men.

11/30/2012 - Professor's book examines Latino masculinities in sports, arts and culture
Hispanic studies professor Jennifer Rudolph uses six case studies to analyze the representations of Latino men in her new book, "Embodying Latino Masculinities."

11/28/2012 - Student-athletes garner All-NESCAC honors
The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has recognized dozens of Connecticut College student-athletes for outstanding athletic performance, academic performance and sportsmanship this fall.

11/28/2012 - New Arabic summer program immerses students in language study and Jordanian culture
Students and professors travel to Jordan for a summer of Arabic language study and cultural immersion.

11/28/2012 - Student-athletes garner All-NESCAC honors
The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has recognized dozens of Connecticut College student-athletes for outstanding athletic performance, academic performance and sportsmanship this fall.

11/26/2012 - College awarded $40,000 to establish student-led energy conservation program
Connecticut College has been awarded a $40,000 grant from the Dominion Foundation to establish an innovative learning program for students to reduce energy consumption at the College.

11/19/2012 - Camels 4 Whalers tutoring program pairs College student-athletes with those from New London High
Through the program, Connecticut College student-athletes travel to New London High School three days a week to tutor high school football, basketball, soccer and volleyball players in subjects from algebra to English.

11/19/2012 - Cross Country's Mike LeDuc '14 garners All-America honors at NCAA Championship
Junior Mike LeDuc posted a time of 24:48 to place 13th at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championship, hosted by the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terry Haute, Ind., on Saturday.

11/16/2012 - Biology class wades into local research
Every other Wednesday, students in Professor Stephen Loomis' "Invertebrate Biology" class are knee deep - and often deeper - in the waters of the Niantic River Estuary.

11/15/2012 - Higdon's focus is on exciting year ahead
The College community is already buzzing about President Leo I. Higdon Jr.'s important legacy of achievement. But two weeks after he announced he will retire at the end of 2013, Higdon, characteristically, is focused on the work he hopes to accomplish through the remaining 14 months of his presidency.

11/14/2012 - College is recognized as a top producer of Fulbrights
Connecticut College's record nine Fulbrights in 2012 have earned the College a top spot on the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual list of top-producing bachelor's institutions

11/14/2012 - College marks 50th anniversary of Rachel Carson's 'Silent Spring'
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring," Connecticut College hosted a symposium on Oct. 18 to celebrate the landmark work credited with creating the environmental movement.

11/12/2012 - Katie Lynch '13 rides her way to the big stage
Katie Lynch '13 will participate in the U.S. Hunter Jumper Association (USHJA) Emerging Athletes Program (EAP) National Training Session Nov. 15-18 in Gurnee, Ill.

11/9/2012 - Shain Library renovation planned
Within the next two years, Connecticut College's Charles E. Shain Library will undergo a major renovation to better serve the changing needs of students. The College has been planning the project in consultation with Schwartz/ Silver Architects of Boston for several years.

11/7/2012 - Camels qualify for NCAA tournament; Schroff named NESCAC Player of the Year
The Connecticut College Camels have qualified for the 2012 NCAA Volleyball Championship, and the road to the "Elite Eight" will pass through New London, Conn.

11/7/2012 - College VP awarded William Crawford Distinguished Service award
Ulysses Hammond, vice president for administration at Connecticut College, was honored Friday with the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut's 2012 William Crawford Distinguished Service award.

11/5/2012 - Connecticut College President announces plans to retire at the end of 2013
Connecticut College President Leo I. Higdon Jr. announced today that he will retire from the presidency at the end of 2013.

11/2/2012 - College awarded Mellon grant to establish global Islamic studies program
Connecticut College has been awarded a $100,000 planning grant by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop a new program in global Islamic studies.

10/31/2012 - Professor on CBS Sunday Morning: Halloween brings out the superstition in all (or most) of us
Psychology professor Stuart Vyse was interviewed for an eight-minute CBS Sunday Morning segment about superstition. The piece aired Oct. 28.

10/30/2012 - Connecticut College weathers the storm
Hurricane Sandy hit the New London area hard on Monday, with 70-mile-an-hour winds and record storm surges. The region experienced power losses, property damage and major flooding - but Connecticut College emerged relatively unscathed.

10/27/2012 - Women's volleyball ranked No. 1 in New England
With a record of 22-2, including 10 consecutive wins and not a single loss in the month of October, the women's volleyball team has earned the program's first No. 1 ranking from the New England Women's Volleyball Association poll.

10/27/2012 - College dedicates Science Center at New London Hall
Hundreds of Connecticut College faculty, staff, students and friends gathered on Centennial Plaza today to honor the spirit of generosity that helped transform the College's oldest building into the new, state-of-the-art Science Center at New London Hall.

10/26/2012 - Storm update: Nov. 1, 11:30 a.m.
Connecticut College is actively monitoring Hurricane Sandy, and taking precautionary measures. The College will post updates here, as appropriate.

10/24/2012 - Marcela Grillo '16 wins national award for short story inspired by her Cuban roots
Freshman Marcela Grillo won a National Medal in Fiction from the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in June and will be featured in an anthology of teen writers for her story "My Cuba," a short fictional work inspired by her grandfather's childhood prior to his escape from island nation in 1956, during the height of the Cuban Revolution.

10/22/2012 - Botany professor and students prove sewage and fertilizer nutrients are destroying northeastern salt marshes
An article published this week in Nature details the results of an eco-system scale study of the impact of excess nutrients on a salt marsh. The study was conducted by a team of scientists, including R. Scott Warren, the Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor Emeritus of Botany at Connecticut College, and more than a dozen Connecticut College student researchers.

10/18/2012 - Students hawk hot sauce, camel gear, cupcakes and more at Harvestfest
Those in need of clever t-shirts, sweet treats or the obligatory Venus fly trap needed to look no further than the great tent on Tempel Green during Fall Weekend, Connecticut College's annual parents and family weekend.

10/16/2012 - Fluent in Chinese, lawyer Lauren Burke '06 helps immigrants understand their rights
Undocumented immigrants and their children typically fall under a complex gray area of our country's legal system. But those legal intricacies shouldn't prevent the immigrant community from knowing their rights, according to Lauren Burke '06, an immigration lawyer and an adjunct clinical professor at Brooklyn Law School.

10/16/2012 - Alumni journalists return to campus to share industry insights and give advice to aspiring reporters
As the sun filtered through the bay windows of Coffee Grounds in Katharine Blunt House, nearly 30 students gathered at high top tables and couches for J-Day. Short for Journalism Day, the annual event is organized by editors of The College Voice to bring alumni working in digital, print or broadcast journalism to campus. This year's event featured Ben Johnson '04 of Marketplace Radio, formerly of Slate Magazine; David Papadopoulos '93 of Bloomberg News; and Jonathan Fahey '92 of the Associated Press.

10/16/2012 - Q&A: Alexandra (A.B.) Stoddard '89 discusses Washington politics
Alexandra Brandon "A.B." Stoddard '89 is an associate editor and columnist for The Hill newspaper. A.B. has also worked at ABC News and is a regular guest on MSNBC, CNN and Fox News. Recently, the College caught up with her during her busiest time of the year - the last few weeks leading up to the presidential election.

10/16/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Wesleyan University 1 Torres-Bilodeau Vault Camels Out to Early Lead in Middletown
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (Oct. 16) --- Visiting Connecticut College netted a pair of goal in a span of 1:25 midway through the first half and maintained the lead throughout en route to a 3-1 NESCAC women's soccer victory here today over homestanding Wesleyan

10/16/2012 - Connecticut College 15, Cal Tech 10 Robb Tallies Goal, Assist, Steal in West Coast Triumph for Camels
PASADENA, Calif.--The Connecticut College men's water polo team (3-10) closed out its West Coast trip with a 15-10 victory at Cal Tech Sunday.

10/15/2012 - LeDuc Honored as NESCAC Men's Performer of the Week for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College junior Mike LeDuc of Canton, Conn. has been honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Cross Country Performer of the Week.

10/14/2012 - Barasha Scores Four Goals in Two West Coast Matches for Camels
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--The Connecticut College men's water polo visited the West Coast this week and played a pair of non-conference matches Saturday.

10/14/2012 - #16 Coed Camels Place 17th in 22 Team Captain Hurst Bowl Regatta
HANOVER, N.H.--The 16th ranked Connecticut College coed sailing team visited Dartmouth College for the Captain Hurst Trophy Regatta.

10/13/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Bates College 1 2OT Bilodeau-Raymond Connect for Game-Winner
LEWISTON, Maine --Grace Bilodeau scored on a cross from Rebecca Raymond with 3:26 left in the second overtime period, lifting Connecticut College to a 2-1 win over host Bates College in a NESCAC women's soccer game Saturday.

10/13/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Colby College 0 Camels Improve to 16-2 with Sixth Straight Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College volleyball coasted to a 3-0 victory against Colby College in a NESCAC match played at Luce Field House Saturday.

10/13/2012 - Beers Sets School Record with Fastest Finish on Home Course for Camels
WATERFORD, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's cross country hosted its home invitational at Harkness State Park in Waterford Saturday. Ariana Beers (Fayetteville, N.Y.) posted a time of 22:32 on the 6k course to place 13th in the field, landing on the All-Invitational Team. Beers' time set a school record for the fastest time on the home course for a women's cross country runner. Results .

10/13/2012 - Camels Place Second at Home Invitational Leduc Finishes as Runner Up for Camels
WATERFORD, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's cross country hosted its home invitational at Harkness State Park in Waterford Saturday. The Camels placed second in the 22 team field with a score of 145 points. Results .

10/13/2012 - Bates College 0, Connecticut College 0 Marini Posts Third Shutout of Season for Camels
LEWISTON, Maine --There was plenty of action, but no scoring, as Connecticut College and Bates College fought their way to a 0-0 draw through 110 minutes of play in a NESCAC men's soccer game on Saturday.

10/13/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Bates College 1 Camels Erupt with Three Second Half Scoring Strikes in Lewiston
LEWISTON, Maine --(Bates College Sports Information) Connecticut College overcame a 1-0 deficit, then pulled away from a 1-1 tie at halftime to register a 4-1 defeat of the Bates College field hockey team on Saturday at Campus Avenue Field.

10/12/2012 - Campus beauty and college momentum excite Fall Weekend visitors
Nearly 2,000 alumni, parents and friends returned to campus for Fall Weekend, Oct. 5-7, to enjoy a jam-packed schedule of programs and events.

10/12/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Bates College 0 Surging Camels Improve to 15-2 with Fifth Straight Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College volleyball team earned a 3-0 win against Bates College in a NESCAC match at Luce Field House Friday night. The Camels, who are ranked #3 in New England, improve their record to 15-2 and are 6-2 in league action with their fifth consecutive win.

10/11/2012 - Beats pulse and rhymes fly in 'I <3 Juliet: A Hip-Hop Musical'
"I <3 Juliet," an original hip-hop musical inspired by Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," premiered during Fall Weekend as the first of four yearly main stage Department of Theater plays. Written and directed by The Q Brothers while in residence at the College, the play featured an original script rapped over a series of original beats that provided the musical backdrop for the performance.

10/10/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Mount Holyoke College 1 2OT Tie Raymond Supplies Second Half Score for Camels
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (Mount Holyoke College Sports Info.) - Despite goals in each half, neither Mount Holyoke College nor Connecticut College could grab the go-ahead tally as the two teams played to a 1-1 double overtime draw on Wednesday at the MHC soccer field.

10/9/2012 - Tip of the Cap
Tip of the Cap Longley, Liz A tip of the cap to Liz Longley who was named head coach of the women's lacrosse program after leading the 2012 Camels to their best season in recent history.

10/8/2012 - Connecticut College donates $12,000 to benefit the arts in New London
Connecticut College turned this year's first event of the popular onStage at Connecticut College series into a fundraiser, donating all proceeds from ticket sales for last Saturday evening's performance.

10/7/2012 - Connecticut College 1, #7 Middlebury College 0 Camels Stun Seventh Ranked & Undefeated Panthers
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Astrid Kempainen (Chazy, N.Y.) unloaded with a 25 yard blast for a goal in the 56th minute of action to lead the Connecticut College women's soccer team to stunning 1-0 shutout victory against the seventh ranked and previously undefeated Middlebury College Panthers Sunday.

10/7/2012 - #2 Middlebury College 5, Connecticut College 0 Hoisington, Halsted & Rakovic Record Defensive Saves for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Anna Kenyon (Dedham, Mass.) scored two goals and assisted on a third marker as the second ranked Middlebury College field hockey team cruised to a 5-0 victory at Connecticut College Sunday afternoon.

10/7/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Middlebury College 1 2OT Tie Kerr Scores Second Half Equalizer, Camels Post Fifth Tie of Season
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Dillon Kerr (West Roxbury, Mass.) scored in the 47th minute of action to lead the Connecticut College men's soccer team to its fifth draw of the season, a 1-1 tie with Middlebury College.

10/7/2012 - #18 Camel Coed Squad Places 16th at Moody Trophy Regatta
WAKEFIELD, R.I.--The 18th ranked Connecticut College coed sailing competed in the Moody Trophy Regatta at the University of Rhode Island this weekend.

10/6/2012 - MIT 14, Connecticut College 9 Heros Nets Four Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's water polo dropped a 14-9 decision to MIT Saturday. However, it was still a great day for Camels past and present to congregate in Lott Natatorium for Alumni Saturday.

10/6/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Tufts University 1 2OT Tie Marini, Punt, Lead Camels to Fourth Conference Draw of Season
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Casey Marini (Hampden, Mass.) made a diving save on Scott Blumenthal's shot with 1:11 remaining in regulation to lead the Connecticut College Camels in a 1-1 draw against Tufts University Saturday.

10/6/2012 - Tufts University 1, Connecticut College 0 OT McKeigue, Torres Record Two Shots Each for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Allie Weiller (Katonah, N.Y.) scored in the opening minute of overtime to lift the Tufts University women's soccer team to a 1-0 victory against Connecticut College Saturday.

10/6/2012 - #6 Tufts University 1, Connecticut College 0 Napolitano Stops 23 Shots, Camel Defense Stands Tall
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Becca Napolitano (Hamden, Conn.) stopped 23 shots in a magnificent goalkeeping effort but it was not quite enough as sixth ranked Tufts University scored with three seconds left in overtime to hold off Connecticut College in a 1-0 triumph.

10/6/2012 - Camels Place Third out of 47 Teams at James Early Invitational LeDuc Finishes 2nd Overall in 25:45
WESTFIELD, Mass..--Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a time of 25:45 to finish second in the field of 429 runners, earning All-Invitational Honors at the James Early 8k Invitational hosted by Westfield State University at Stanley Park Saturday. The Camels, ranked #10 in New England, finished third in the field of 47 teams with a score of 140 points.

10/6/2012 - Camels Place Eighth at 48 Team James Early 6k Invitational Beers Garners All-Invitational Honors with 16th Place Showing
WESTFIELD, Mass.--Ariana Beers (Fayetteville, N.Y.) posted a time of 23:09 en route to a 16th place finish at the 17th Annual James Early 6k Invitational hosted by Westfield State University Saturday. Beers was honored on the All-Invitational Team. The Camels scored 307 points to finish eighth in the 48 team field.

10/6/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Amherst College 2 Schroff Tallies 26 Kills & 20 Digs for Camels
AMHERST, Mass.--Rachel Schroff buried 26 kills to go with 20 digs as Connecticut College held off Amherst for a 3-2 victory at LeFrak Gym Saturday. The Camels improve their record to 14-2 and are 5-2 in NESCAC play.

10/6/2012 - Longley Named Women's Lacrosse Coach at Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Interim head coach Liz Longley has been promoted to the permanent position of head coach of women's lacrosse at Connecticut College, effective immediately.

10/5/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Trinity College Schroff Tallies 16 Kills & Eight Digs for Camels
Hartford, Conn. -- (Trinity College Sports Information) Senior co-captain Rachel Schroff (Palos Verdes, Calif.) notched a game-high 16 kills with a .351 hitting percentage and added eight digs and three blocks to lead the visiting Connecticut College Camels to a 3-1 victory over the Trinity College Bantams in New England Small College Athletic Conference

10/4/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Eastern Connecticut State University 0 Rakovic (2 Goals) & Schroeder (Goal, Assist) Lead Camels Past Warriors
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Maggie Schroeder (Fox Point, Wis.) scored 5:10 into regulation and assisted on a second half scored to lead the Connecticut College field hockey team to a 4-0 shutout victory against Eastern Connecticut State University in a non-conference contest played on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Thursday.

10/3/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Clark University 0 Hohl Buries 11 Kills for Camels Schroff Tabbed as ECAC Player of the Week
Worcester, Mass. -(Clark University Sports Information) Visiting Connecticut College, ranked fourth in the most recent New England Women's Volleyball Association regional poll, won for the seventh time in the last eight matches with a 3-0 win over Clark University in non-league volleyball action on Wednesday evening.

10/2/2012 - Student club launches daily bike rental program
A new student-run program allows anyone with a College ID tocheck out one of 10 new bicycles at Shain Library for the day.

10/2/2012 - Connecticut College 1, ECSU 0 Morgan's Magic: Cowie-Haskell Propels Camels to Victory with First Half Goal
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Morgan Cowie-Haskell (Marshfield, Mass.) buried a header in the 36th minute of action to lead the Connecticut College women's soccer team to a 1-0 blanking of Eastern Connecticut State University in the first home event played under the lights at the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Tuesday.

10/2/2012 - Connecticut College 7, Mitchell College 0 Christensen Tallies Two Goals, Assist for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior Graham Christensen (Darien, Conn.) scored two goals and assisted on a third marker to lead the Connecticut College men's soccer team to a 7-0 victory at Mitchell College Tuesday.

10/1/2012 - Students are atwitter over #Camelympics 2012
The excitement of Camelympics, an annual competition between residence houses, was captured on social media this year.

10/1/2012 - Schroff Honored as NESCAC Player of the Week for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior Rachel Schroff of Palos Verdes, Calif. has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Volleyball Player of the Week.

09/30/2012 - Iona College 14, Connecticut College 9 Witter Blocks 13 Shots for Camels
NEW ROCHELLE N.Y.--The Connecticut College men's water polo team dropped a 14-9 decision to Iona College Saturday night.

09/30/2012 - #18 Camel Coed Squad Places Sixth in 20 Team Danmark Trophy Regatta
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The 18th ranked Connecticut College coed sailing team enjoyed a productive weekend on the Thames River, finishing sixth in the 20 team Danmark Trophy Regatta with a score of 144 points.

09/30/2012 - Suneby, Cangelosi Advance to Second Round Action at USTA/ITA Champ.
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's tennis team visited Williams College to compete in the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Singles Championship.

09/29/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Bowdoin College 0 Camels Halt Bowdoin's 40 Match Home Winning Streak
BRUNSWICK, Maine.--Cailyn Straubel (Dallas, Tex.) posted a double-double with 12 kills, 10 digs and just one hitting error to lead the Connecticut College volleyball team to a surprising 3-0 victory at Bowdoin College Saturday, snapping the hosts longstanding home winning streak at 40 matches.

09/29/2012 - Fordham University 12, Connecticut College 6 Heros Nets Four Goals in Setback for Camels
BRONX, N.Y.--Carlos Heros (Key Biscayne, Fla.) netted four goals but it was not quite enough as Connecticut College dropped a 12-6 decision to Fordham University in a Northern Division contest played in the Bronx Saturday.

09/29/2012 - #6 Bowdoin College 7, Connecticut College 0
BRUNSWICK, Maine --(Bowdoin College Sports Information) Senior Brooke Phinney recorded nine points to lead the Bowdoin field hockey team over Connecticut College Camels 7-0 on Saturday afternoon.

09/29/2012 - Bowdoin College 0, Connecticut College 0 2OT Tie Marini (8 Saves) Leads Camels to Draw in Brunswick
BRUNSWICK, Maine --(Bowdoin College Sports Information) The Bowdoin and Connecticut College men's soccer teams played to a scoreless draw at Pickard Field on Saturday afternoon.

09/29/2012 - Bowdoin College 3, Connecticut College 2 Kempainen & Cannon Score Goals for Camels
BRUNSWICK, Maine --(Bowdoin College Sports Information) Bowdoin's Molly Popolizio scored twice, including the game-winning goal in the second half, to lift the Polar Bear women's soccer team to an entertaining 3-2 win over Connecticut College on Saturday afternoon.

09/28/2012 - Tufts University 3, Connecticut College 1 Ketcham Supplies 49 Assists & 15 Digs for Camels
MEDFORD -(Tufts University Sports Information) The Tufts University volleyball team shook off a tough first set to come back and beat the Connecticut College Camels 3-1 (13-25, 25-19, 25-21, 29-27) in NESCAC action on Friday evening at Cousens Gym.

09/27/2012 - President Higdon at Peace Corps Expo: 'International perspectives are an educational necessity'
In a keynote speech at the Peace Corps' "Third Goal Expo: Building Global Communities" in Providence, R.I., last weekend, President Leo I. Higdon Jr. told attendees the ability to bring an international perspective to issues and problems is an educational necessity, not an option.

09/26/2012 - Connecticut College 2, UMass Dartmouth 1 Hawkey Scores Twice for Camels in Home Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Junior Billy Hawkey (Pennington, N.J.) scored a goal in each half to lead the Connecticut College men's soccer team past UMass Dartmouth in a 2-1 victory on Tempel Green Wednesday afternoon.

09/26/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Wellesley College 1 Holland, Camels Win Stroke-Off
WELLESLEY, Mass. --(Wellesley College Sports Information) The Wellesley College field hockey team dropped a 2-1 heartbreaker to visiting Connecticut College in penalty strokes on Wednesday evening. The loss sets the Blue's season mark to 6-2, while the Camels improve to 4-2 with the victory.

09/26/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Coast Guard 1 Camels Win Whale Cup Game
NEW LONDON, Conn.--(Coast Guard Sports Information) Connecticut College scored a pair of first half goals as the Camels won their first game of the season beating rival Coast Guard 2-1 in a non-conference game.

09/25/2012 - Emmy-winning writer and co-creator of 'Homeland' to be 2013 Commencement speaker
Television executive and author Howard Gordon will be the keynote speaker at Connecticut College's 95th Commencement on May 19, 2013

09/25/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Eastern Connecticut State 1 Martin Posts Third Double-Double with 14 Kills and 14 Digs
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College volleyball extended its winning streak to five with a 3-1 victory against Eastern Connecticut State University in a non-conference match played at Luce Field House Tuesday night.

09/24/2012 - Tip of the Cap
Tip of the Cap 1. LeDuc, Mike-A tip of the cap to junior track & field All-American/Capital One Academic All-American Mike LeDuc. In his first race of the fall season, LeDuc placed seventh at the Williams College Invitational. Head Coach Jim Butler's squad has cracked the top 10 in the New England.

09/23/2012 - Heros Nets 15 Goals in Three Matches for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Carlos Heros (Key Biscayne, Fla.) exploded with 15 goals in three matches for the Connecticut College men's water polo team this weekend.

09/23/2012 - Williams College 3, Connecticut College 0
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.(Williams College Sports Information)- Williams Field Hockey defeated the Connecticut College Camels (3-2) 3-0 on Sunday, improving to 3-2 on the season, 2-2 within NESCAC play.

09/23/2012 - Williams College 1, Connecticut College 0 Bilodeau Records Three Shots for Camels
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--(Williams College Sports Information) The Williams women's soccer team defeated the Connecticut College Camels (0-4-1, 0-4-0 NESCAC) today 1-0 in a hard-fought battle that came down to the final ten minutes.

09/23/2012 - Williams College 3, Connecticut College 0 Camels Will Host UMass Dartmouth Wednesday
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.(Williams College Sports Information)--An impressive ensemble performance carried the Williams men's soccer team to a 3-0 win over Connecticut College at Cole Field on Sunday. The result lifted Williams to 5-0-1 (4-0-1 NESCAC), while the Camels fell to 1-2-2 (0-2-2 NESCAC).

09/23/2012 - #18 Camel Coed Squad Finishes 10th at St. Mary's Fall Intersectional
ST. MARY'S CITY, Md.--The 18th ranked Connecticut College coed sailing team headed south to the mid-Atlantic to compete in the St. Mary's College of Maryland Fall Intersectional. The Camels placed 10th in the 18 team field with a score of 342 points.

09/22/2012 - Beers (8th Place) & Wesley (19th Place) Lead Camels to Fifth Place Finish at Wesleyan
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's cross country team visited Long Lane Farm to compete in the Wesleyan University 5k Invitational Saturday. Head Coach Ned Bishop's squad scored 132 points en route to its fifth place finish in the 11 team field of competition. Results .

09/22/2012 - Connecticut College Blanks Elms & Mount Holyoke Straubel Leads 9-1 Camels to Sweep with 14 Kills & Nine Digs
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass.--The Connecticut College volleyball team notched a pair of shutout victories Saturday in a tri-match with Elms College and the host Lyons of Mount Holyoke College.

09/22/2012 - LeDuc Leads Camels to Seventh Place Finish at Williams Invitational
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's cross country team visited Western Massachusetts to compete in the Purple Valley Classic at Mount Greylock High School. Results .

09/22/2012 - LeDuc Leads Camels to Seventh Place Finish at Williams Invitational
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's cross country team visited Western Massachusetts to compete in the Purple Valley Classic at Mount Greylock High School.

09/22/2012 - Trinity College 3, Connecticut College 0
Hartford, Conn. --(Trinity College Sports Informtion) Junior midfielder Julian Gocksch (Centerport, N.Y.) had a goal and an assist to lead the Trinity College Bantams to to a 3-0 victory over the Trinity College Bantams in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men's soccer action this afternoon.

09/22/2012 - Trinity College 4, Connecticut College 1 Torres Nets Second Goal of Season for Camels
Hartford, Conn. -(Trinity College Sports Information) The freshman trio of Alexa Menard (Wallingford, Conn.), Kelsey Thomas (Stonington, Conn.), and Abbey Lake (Westport, Conn.) combined for four goals and two assists to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 4-1 victory over the visiting Connecticut College Camels in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's soccer action this afternoon.

09/22/2012 - #15 Trinity College 3, Connecticut College 0 Napolitano Stops 11 Shots for Camels
Hartford, Conn. --(Trinity College Sports Information) Junior Sarah Duncan (Dedham, Mass.) tallied a goal and an assist as the No. 15 Trinity College Bantams earned a 3-0 win over the Connecticut College Camels in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) action today at Robin Sheppard field.

09/20/2012 - Professor examines the power and influence of first ladies from Lou Henry Hoover to Michelle Obama
In "The Politics of the President's Wife," government professor MaryAnne Borrelli analyzes the roles played and influence wielded by first ladies from Lou Henry Hoover to Michelle Obama. Drawing from the archival resources of the presidential libraries, Borrelli makes a compelling case for the first lady as an important member of the president's administration.

09/19/2012 - President Higdon publishes op-ed in Providence Journal
Connecticut College President Leo I. Higdon Jr. shares advice for strengthening the relationships between non-profit organizations and their governing boards in a new Providence Journal opinion piece published today.

09/19/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Wesleyan University 0 Schroff Buries 11 to go with Four Aces and Eight Digs
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (Sept. 19) --(Wesleyan University Sports Information) Connecticut College improved its overall record to 7-1 on the season and upped its NESCAC mark to 2-1 behind a 3-0 victory on the road at Wesleyan this evening. Wesleyan fell to 3-3 overall, 0-3 in NESCAC play.

09/18/2012 - Connecticut College 0 UMass-Dartmouth 0 Lowitt (3 Saves) & Manville (6 Saves) Lead Camels to Draw
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass.--Senior tri-captain Amy Lowitt (Baltimore, Md.) recorded three saves in the opening half and Kirsten Manville (Fairfax, Va.) added six stops in relief to lead Connecticut College in a scoreless draw against the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth women's soccer team Tuesday night at Cressy Field.

09/17/2012 - College marks Constitution Day with special exhibit
In recognition of Constitution Day, Sept. 17, Connecticut College's Shain Library is featuring a special exhibit of books related to the historic document.

09/16/2012 - Connecticut College Tops Penn State-Behrend in Opening Weekend of Action Burns Tallies 12 Goals, Seven Steals for Camels at Annapolis
ANNAPOLIS, Md.--The Connecticut College men's water polo team opened the 2012 season in the Mid-Atlantic this weekend, posting a 1-3 record at the Naval Academy.

09/16/2012 - #18 Coed Camels Place 12th at Hatch Brown Trophy Regatta
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--The 18th ranked Connecticut College coed sailing team scored 473 points to place 12th in the 18 team Hatch Brown Trophy Regatta at MIT this weekend.

09/15/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Hamilton College 1 2OT Tie O'Brien Supplies Second Half Score in 68th Minute for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Sophomore forward Kevin O'Brien (Wellesley, Mass.) netted the equalizing goal in the 68th minute of action as Connecticut College and Hamilton College played to a 1-1 draw in a NESCAC match held on Tempel Green Saturday.

09/15/2012 - Camels Place 10th at 45 Team UMass Dartmouth Invitational
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass.-The Connecticut College men's cross country team continued to build on its success in week one, scoring 285 points en route to a 10th place finish at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational Saturday. results .

09/15/2012 - Connecticut College Places 8th at 42 Team UMass Dartmouth Invitational Ariana Beers Named to All-Invitational Team for Camels
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass.-Ariana Beers (Fayetteville, N.Y.) posted a time of 19:12 to place 26th overall and finish among the top 25 collegiate finishers, leading the Connecticut College women's cross country team to an eighth place finish and score of 219 points at the 42 team UMass Dartmouth 5k Invitational Saturday. results .

09/15/2012 - Hamilton College 2, Connecticut College 1 Torres Nets First Half Goal for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior forward Alex Rimmer (Rye, N.Y.) netted a goal in each half to lead the visiting Hamilton College women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory against Connecticut College Saturday.

09/15/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Hamilton College 1 Upstart Camels Race Out to 3-0 Start
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Brittany Fitzgerald (Ridgefield, Conn.) had a goal and an assist to lead the Connecticut College field hockey team past Hamilton College in a 3-1 victory on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Saturday afternoon.

09/15/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Middlebury College 2 Martin (17 Kills, 21 Digs) Leads Camels Past Panthers
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College volleyball team took a 15-13 decision in the fifth and deciding game to hold off a talented Middlebury College squad in a 3-2 victory at Luce Field House Saturday.

09/14/2012 - New issue of CC: Magazine features alumni who work with assistance animals
The Fall 2012 issue has been mailed to more than 25,000 alumni. Many of the stories are also available online.

09/14/2012 - 2012 Season Preview
The Connecticut College men's water polo season has arrived! This fall, the Camels will be led by senior captain Brian Barasha and sophomore vice-captain and 2011 All-American Rob Spencer.

09/14/2012 - Camels-Hamilton Action Live on First Team/Connecticut College Sports Network
It's a showdown in the Whaling City. Will Connecticut College stay undefeated? It's your Connecticut College Camels and the Hamilton College Continentals coming at you live on the First Team/Connecticut College Sports Network. You can watch all of the Camel field hockey action Saturday live at this link

09/14/2012 - Williams College 3, Connecticut College 1 Martin Tallies 10 Kills & 20 Digs for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Williams College volleyball team earned a 3-1 victory against Connecticut College in the conference opener for both teams played at Luce Field House Friday night.

09/12/2012 - Music professor lends his talent to 'Moonrise Kingdom'
When Scout Master Ward, played by Edward Norton, marches through his Khaki Scout summer camp in the film Moonrise Kingdom, he marches to the beat of Peter Jarvis, an adjunct assistant professor of music at Connecticut College.

09/12/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Springfield College 3 Halsted Provides Game-Winner for Camels
Springfield, Mass. --(Springfield College Sports Information) September 12, 2012 - The Springfield College field hockey team surrendered a goal with just 35 seconds left in regulation as it lost a heartbreaking 4-3 decision to visiting Connecticut College in non-conference play on Wednesday evening.

09/12/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Coast Guard 0 Nichols, Hormel Lead Camels Past Bears
NEW LONDON, Conn.-(Coast Guard Sports Information) Junior Ryland Hormel scored with 5:42 left in second half leading Connecticut College to a 1-0 win over host Coast Guard in the annual battle for the Whale Cup between the two New London rivals.

09/11/2012 - Roger Williams Match to Be Webcasted Live Tuesday Night
The Connecticut College volleyball match against Roger Williams University will be webcasted live on the First Team Broadcasting Site. Watch the match . here at 7:00 pm eastern standard time .

09/11/2012 - Connecticut College Webcasting Schedule for Fall Sports Season
The Connecticut College Athletic Program has partnered with First Team Broadcasting to provide live webcasts throughout the fall sports season. You can watch all of the web casts at this link to the comprehensive fall webcasting schedule by clicking on Connecticut College and scrolling to the corresponding day of the month.

09/11/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Roger Williams University 0 Camels Remain Undefeated at 5-0
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College volleyball team earned a 3-0 victory against Roger Williams University in the team's home opener played at Luce Field House Tuesday night. The game scores were 25-15, 25-23 and 25-22 in favor of the hosts.

09/10/2012 - Ketcham Honored as NESCAC Player of the Week for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior setter Katie Ketcham of San Francisco, Calif. has been honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Volleyball Player of the Week.

09/9/2012 - #17 Coed Camels Top 17 Team Field to Win Penobscot Bay Open Regatta
CASTINE, Maine.--The Connecticut College coed sailing team opened the fall season in in the state of Maine with the Penobscot Bay Open. The Camels, who are ranked #17 in the Sailing World's college pre-season national rankings presented by Sperry Top-Sider, topped the 17 team field to win the regatta.

09/8/2012 - Camels Win JWU Invitational Ketcham Named Tournament MVP
Providence, R.I. - Connecticut College took first place at the 2012 Wildcat Invitational, hosted by Johnson & Wales at the Harborside RAC this weekend.

09/8/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Colby College 2 Halsted Lifts Camels to Home NESCAC Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Heidi Halsted scored with 3:59 remaining to cap a second half rally and lead the Connecticut College field hockey team to a 3-2 victory against NESCAC rival Colby College in front of 200 fans at the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Saturday.

09/8/2012 - Connecticut College 0, Colby College 0 2OT Tie
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's soccer team pressured early and often with 17 shots in the contest but Colby College was able to keep the hosts off the scoreboard and escape in a scoreless draw.

09/8/2012 - Camels Place Four Among Top 10 to Win Roger Williams University Invitational
BRISTOL, R.I.--Connecticut College place four runners among the top eight finishers to win the eight team Roger Williams University Invitational at Colt State Park in Bristol Saturday afternoon. Results .

09/8/2012 - Camels Place Fourth at 12 Team Trinity College Invitational
MANCHESTER, Conn--The Connecticut College men's cross country team visited Wickham Park to open the season with the Trinity College Invitational. It was a successful start for the Camels who scored 129 points en route to their fourth place finish. Results .

09/8/2012 - Colby College 2, Connecticut College 1 Tsuijiura Leads Mules to Opening Day Victory
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Junior forward Crysti Tsujiara scored with 1:02 remaining to lift the Colby College women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory against Connecticut College in a game played on Tempel Green Saturday.

09/7/2012 - Students encouraged to launch campus sustainability initiatives
The Student Sustainability Grant Program, launched last fall by President Leo I. Higdon Jr., funds student-designed projects that will aid sustainability efforts at the College.

09/7/2012 - Soccer Games Webcasted Live by First Team Broadcasting & Connecticut College
The Connecticut College Colby College NESCAC soccer doubleheader will be webcasted live on the First Team Broadcasting Site. Watch the women's match here at 11:00 am . and the men's match here at 2:00 pm . .

09/6/2012 - Maghenzani, Marini Prepare for 2012 Kick Off Saturday Brian Girasoli Article Linked
The Connecticut College men's soccer team will host Colby College Saturday at 2:00 p.m. Brian Girasoli of the Norwich Bulletin profiled co-captains Nick Maghenzani and Casey Marini. Read the article here .

09/6/2012 - Schroff, Ketcham Look to Continue Winning Tradition for Camels
The Connecticut College volleyball team will open the 2012 season in Providence, R.I. with the Johnson and Wales University Invitational. The Camels will play four matches in the Ocean State before they return home to host Roger Williams Tuesday night. Seniors Rachel Schroff and Katie Ketcham will look to continue a winning tradition for a program that has won 18 matches or more for six consecutive seasons.

09/5/2012 - Connecticut College welcomes 10 new professors
The new tenure-track faculty come from Texas, California, Iowa, Illinois and even Turkey, and include an expert in spatial data analysis, a woman who studies parenting by criminals and an English professor who can speak five languages and read seven more.

09/3/2012 - 2012 Season Preview
The 2012 season promises to be another strong one for the Camels. While many programs whose top four runners from the previous season graduated would be embarking upon a rebuilding program, the strongest recruiting class in recent years and some other key additions give the team great optimism for this fall.

08/31/2012 - Excitement abounds as $25 million Science Center opens on first day of classes
Projectors hummed, test tubes clinked and students buzzed with excitement in the classrooms, labs and hallways of the new Science Center at New London Hall, which opened along with the fall semester Thursday.

08/29/2012 - Clara Euam '12 wins $19k fellowship to study art and architecture in Korean village
Euam is the College's first-ever recipient of the Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship, a $19,000 award in support of a student's artistic endeavors outside of the United States.

08/27/2012 - Connecticut College welcomes new students
Warm sunshine and cheering upperclassmen greeted the more than 500 new students who arrived on campus Friday.

08/24/2012 - Julian Gordon '14 and Terilyn Eisenhauer '15 join Labyrinth Theater Company on campus this summer
Julian Gordon '14 and Terilyn Eisenhauer '15 spent 10 days interning with one of the nation's leading ensemble theater companies - right here on campus.

08/21/2012 - College receives $50,000 from Hoffman Foundation
Connecticut College has received a $50,000 grant from The Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation, Inc., for continued support of the Hoffman Scholars Fund at Connecticut College.

08/21/2012 - 2012 Season Preview
The Connecticut College Men's Cross Country team will open the 2012 campaign with a large team and a lot of enthusiasm according to Head Coach Jim Butler.

08/20/2012 - Philosophy professor pens book of 'Uncommon Sense'
Connecticut College philosophy professor Andrew Pessin has written a new book, "Uncommon Sense: The Strangest Ideas from the Smartest Philosophers."

08/16/2012 - Cannea Ferguson '14 masters Mandarin in Beijing
When Cannea Ferguson '14 arrived in Beijing, China, in June, she signed a pledge to speak only Mandarin until she returns home at the end of the fall semester.

08/13/2012 - Newsweek says Connecticut College is a 10
Connecticut College is No. 10 on a new Newsweek listing of the Top 25 Most Beautiful Schools.

08/9/2012 - Duncan Spaulding '13 optimizes the power of lasers
To the non-scientific world, the word "laser" can evoke images of something as insignificant as a laser pointer or as extreme as a laser-beam weapon from a sci-fi movie. However, Duncan Spaulding '13 is conducting research this summer that helps design lasers for an entirely more practical and scientific purpose.

08/8/2012 - Connecticut College's Shinall to Play Profesionally for KUSG Leimen Young Guns
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Jenn Shinall, a member of the Connecticut College Class of 2012 and resident of Redding, Conn. has signed a professional basketball contract with KUSG Leimen Young Guns in Germany.

08/6/2012 - 2 Connecticut College students win Critical Language Scholarships
Jyoti Arvey '14 and Molly Resnick '14 are learning a year's worth of foreign language and culture - in eight short weeks. The rising juniors at Connecticut College have each received a Critical Language Scholarship from the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, to study in a foreign country in an intensive language program.

08/4/2012 - Hunter, Lampley are All-Americans for Connecticut College 11 Camels Named to CWPA Varsity Scholar-Athlete Team
NEW LONDON, Conn--For the second consecutive year, Connecticut College senior Emily Hunter (Cheshire, Conn.) and junior Kristin Lampley (Redding, Pa.) have been named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) All-American Team.

08/3/2012 - Arboretum is home to championship tree
Connecticut College is home to a new national champion - a large Bebb Willow tree rooted in the Arboretum.

07/31/2012 - President Lee Higdon featured in LEADERS magazine
Connecticut College President Leo I. Higdon Jr., highlights the value of a liberal arts education during an interview with the editor of LEADERS magazine, a quarterly publication circulated to distinguished leaders of the world.

07/29/2012 - Track and Field LeDuc Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team for Connecticut College Camel Men, Women Receive Team Award for Academic Excellence
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.), has been named to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track & Field Team.

07/29/2012 - LeDuc Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team for Connecticut College Camel Men, Women Receive Team Academic Award for Academic Excellence
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.), has been named to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track & Field Team.

07/25/2012 - McHugh Tabbed as Top Assistant Coach for Camel Men's Basketball
Chris McHugh, a former assistant coach with the Mount Saint Mary College men's basketball program, has been named as the assistant men's basketball coach at Connecticut College.

07/25/2012 - Olympic Send Off for Team Go-Sail Amanda Clark '05 and Sarah Lihan Receive Warm Send Off on Shelter Island
Connecticut College Olympian, All-American and North American Singlehanded Champion Amanda Clark '05 and her teammate Sarah Lihan received a warm send-off at Shelter Island Yacht Club. Check out Team Go-Sail's web site with information on their latest media appearances leading up to the Olympic Games. here .

07/24/2012 - Connecticut College awarded $435,000 grant for Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship program
Connecticut College has received a $435,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship program (MMUF), a program dedicated to increasing the number of minority students who will pursue a Ph.D. and become professors.

07/23/2012 - Jason Fitzgerald '06 Interviews Coach Butler
Jason Fitzgerald '06 has launched a running and coaching site. Fitzgerald recently caught up with his coach Jim Butler. You can read the story and check out Fitzgerald's resourceful web site here .

07/18/2012 - Connecticut College names new dean of the college, senior diversity officer
Carolyn C. Denard, an academic and student affairs dean who led diversity initiatives at Brown University and Emory University, among other colleges and universities, has been named dean of the college and senior diversity officer at Connecticut College.

07/12/2012 - New book co-authored by Connecticut College's Anthony Graesch reveals fascinating details about life at home for today's average family
Connecticut College anthropology professor Anthony Graesch has co-authored a new, non-traditional book that throws open the doors of 32 dual-income middle-class families to give readers an in-depth look at life at home in the 21st century.

07/9/2012 - New center will transform student learning
In 2012, Connecticut College will create a new Academic Resource Center that will bring together a broad array of staff, programs and services with a single goal: Making sure all students reach their highest academic potential.

07/6/2012 - Connecticut College receives NSF grant for successful Science Leaders program
Connecticut College has received a $436,307 grant from the National Science Foundation to continue support for the college's Science Leaders Program.

06/26/2012 - Campus renewal continues with broad array of summer projects
The New London Hall construction site is bustling with activity as contractors and subcontractors work to complete the new Science Center. This $25 million transformation of the College's oldest building is the most visible of the campus renewal projects taking place on campus this summer, many of which have been funded by the Campaign for Connecticut College.

06/22/2012 - Camels recognized as outstanding scholar athletes
Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Men's Cross Country/Track & Field Third Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

06/20/2012 - LeDuc Named to Capital One Academic All-America Team for Connecticut College Cross Country & Track & Field
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Men's Cross Country/Track & Field Third Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

06/20/2012 - LeDuc Named to Capital One Academic All-America Team for Connecticut College Cross Country & Track & Field
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Men's Cross Country/Track & Field Third Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

06/19/2012 - Alexandra Bolles '13 receives grant to explore her faith
Alexandra Bolles is in Nashville at the Leaders in Ministry conference where, as the recipient of an undergraduate fellowship from the Fund for Theological Education (FTE), she'll explore her own interest in ministry.

06/19/2012 - Lax.com Profiles Camel Men's Lacrosse Program
The 2012 Connecticut College men's lacrosse team was recently featured on Lax.com. What the video of the Camels as they prepare for their senior day game against Hamilton here .

06/13/2012 - Open letter on college cost from President Higdon
President Lee Higdon addresses college cost issue.

06/11/2012 - Professor's new book highlights reproductive justice issues on a global scale
Professor Joan C. Chrisler's new book, "Reproductive Justice: A Global Concern," challenges Western assumptions that women have power over their own bodies and the ability to choose what happens to them.

06/10/2012 - Wilsterman Named to ICSA All-America Team for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior Elizabeth Wilsterman of Winchester, Mass. has been named to the Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) Women's All-America Team.

06/10/2012 - Driscoll, Palatino Honored by Athletic Program at Senior Awards Luncheon
The Connecticut College Athletic program recently hosted its senior awards luncheon and two members of the Camels' soccer team were recognized with department awards. Katelyn Driscoll was honored with The Anita L. DeFrantz '74 Award while classmate Brigi Palatino was recognized with the Erica M. Bos '92 Award

06/6/2012 - Aaron Davis '14 integrates his passions - classics, performance and athletics - in unique research project
Aaron Davis '14 combines his love for classics, performance and athletics with a focus on culture and a global perspective into one unique independent research project, "Queering the Classics."

06/6/2012 - Brugman Repeats as ICSA All-American for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--For the second consecutive year, Connecticut College junior skipper Atlantic Brugman of Barcelona, Spain has been named to the Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) Women's All-America Team.

06/6/2012 - LeDuc Named to Capital One Academic All-District 2 Men's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District 2 Men's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America.

06/6/2012 - Track & Field Paiva Named to Capital One Academic All-District 2 Women's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior Lindsay Paiva of Coventry, R.I. has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District 2 Women's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America.

06/6/2012 - LeDuc Named to Capital One Academic All-District 2 Men's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District 2 Men's Cross Country/Track & Field First Team in Division III as selected by The College Sports Information Directors of America.

06/2/2012 - #6 Connecticut College Places Fifth at ICSA/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship
AUSTIN, Tex.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team placed fifth at the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship hosted by the University of Texas on Lake Travis in Austin. The Camels scored 187 points in the Lone Star State to finish among the top five teams in the nation for the second consecutive year.

06/1/2012 - Meghan Ball '12 selected for French teaching assistantship
Meghan Ball '12 will spend her first year out of college going back to school-and this time she'll be the teacher. Ball was selected for the 2012-2013 Teaching Assistant Program in France.

06/1/2012 - #6 Connecticut College Places Sixth at Day 1 of ICSA/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship
AUSTIN, Tex.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team is in sixth place at the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship hosted by the University of Texas on Lake Travis in Austin. The Camels scored 80 points in the first day of action.

06/1/2012 - #6 Connecticut College Places Sixth at Day 1 of ICSA/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship
AUSTIN, Tex.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team is in sixth place at the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship hosted by the University of Texas on Lake Travis in Austin. The Camels scored 80 points in the first day of action.

05/31/2012 - #6 Camels Win in Sperry-Top Sider Women's ICSA Semi-Final Round in Austin
AUSTIN, Tex.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team has won the Semifinal Round of the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship hosted by the University of Texas on Lake Travis in Austin. The Camels topped the 18 team field with a score of 87 points.

05/31/2012 - 68 Connecticut College Student Athletes Named to NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team 166 Camels Honored for Academic Excellence During 2011-2012 Academic Year
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced its 2012 Spring All-Academic selections and 68 Connecticut College student-athletes have been named to the squad.

05/30/2012 - Professor's documentary teaches new perspectives on race, ethnicity
Nathalie Etoke, assistant professor of French and Africana studies, wanted to provide her students in her "Black, Blanc, Beur" course with a meaningful perspective on issues of race, ethnicity and citizenship in France. So she made a documentary, "Afro Diasporic French Identities," and added it to her course resources.

05/30/2012 - #6 Camels Take Lead at Sperry-Top Sider Women's ICSA Semi-Finals in Austin
AUSTIN, Tex.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team is off to a fast start in the Semifinal Round of the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship hosted by the University of Texas on Lake Travis in Austin. The Camels sit atop the 18 team field with a score of 51 points.

05/29/2012 - Walsh Named to Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior swimmer Tim Walsh of Lincoln Park, N.J. has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Two At-Large First Team in Division III as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

05/29/2012 - Eight Camels Named to NESCAC Spring All-Sportsmanship Team
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) announced the Spring All-Sportsmanship Team for each sport sponsored by the conference and eight Camels were named to the squad.

05/26/2012 - LeDuc Races to All-America Finish, Sets School Record with Fourth Place Finish in Steeplechase at NCAA Championship
CLAREMONT, Calif.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a school record setting time of 8:59.54 en route to a fourth place finish in the 3000 Meter Steeplechase at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship in Claremont, Calif Saturday.

05/25/2012 - LeDuc Advances to Finals in Steeplechase at NCAA Championship
CLAREMONT, Calif.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a time of 9:13.78 to finish third in his heat of the 3000 meter steeplechase at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship in Claremont, Calif Thursday.

05/24/2012 - Four Camels Tabbed to IWLCA All-Region Team for Connecticut College Driscoll Garners First Team Honors in Berkshire Region for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Four Connecticut College women's lacrosse players have been named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) All-Region Team. For the second straight year, Katelyn Driscoll (Peabody, Mass.) was one of 16 student-athletes named to the first team in the Berkshires Region.

05/24/2012 - Hillyer & Lyons Named to USILA All-America Team for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior defender Clay Hillyer (South Windsor, Conn.) and junior midfielder John Lyons (Barrington, R.I.) have been named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) All-America Team.

05/21/2012 - Connecticut College celebrates its first graduating class of Science Leaders and their numerous achievements.
More than just science students, Connecticut College's first graduating class of Science Leaders are athletes, musicians, researchers, volunteers, activists and student leaders.

05/21/2012 - LeDuc Prepares for NCAA Championship
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a winning time of 9:01.83 to win the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championship hosted by RPI this past weekend. With his performance, LeDuc secured an invitation to the 2012 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championship. Watch LeDuc's Race Live at 11:30 p.m EST Thursday .

05/20/2012 - Ambassador Louis B. Susman urges Connecticut College graduates to make their mark in the world
Louis B. Susman, the U.S. ambassador to the Court of St. James in London and father of Sally Susman, a 1984 graduate, urged the 437 members of Connecticut College's Class of 2012 to leverage their technological savvy to make their mark on the world.

05/20/2012 - 2012 List of Graduates
2012 List of Graduates

05/18/2012 - LeDuc Successfully Defends ECAC Crown in Steeplechase Camels' Sophomore Sets School Record at RPI
TROY, N.Y.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a winning time of 9:01.83 to win the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship hosted by RPI.

05/18/2012 - TROY, N.Y.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a winning time of 9:01.83 to win the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship hosted by RPI.
TROY, N.Y.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a winning time of 9:01.83 to win the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship hosted by RPI.

05/16/2012 - Sick from Freedom: Professor's new book reveals the untold story of African-American illness and suffering during and after the Civil War
In his new book, "Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering During the Civil War and Reconstruction," history professor Jim Downs reveals that more than 1 million former slaves became sick or died at the moment of freedom. The book's release coincides with the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, announced in September of 1862 and effective January 1, 1863.

05/16/2012 - Connecticut College to become 'All-Steinway School'
An $855,000 gift from alumna Nancy Marshall Athey and her husband Preston Athey, will elevate Connecticut College to distinction as an "All-Steinway School" by infusing the college's comprehensive music education program with these top quality pianos.

05/15/2012 - Connecticut College to celebrate 94th Commencement
Connecticut College to celebrate 94th Commencement

05/12/2012 - Wright Places Fourth in 10,000 Meters at All-New England Championship
CAMBRIDGE Mass.--Connecticut College senior Doug Wright (Darien, Mass.) posted a time of 31.16 in the 10,000 meters to place fourth at the New England Intercollegiate Amateur Athletic Association Outdoor Championship, also known as the All-New England (D. 1, 2 & 3) Championship.

05/12/2012 - Connecticut College Women Win Gold in Varsity Four at ECAC Championship
WORCESTER, Mass.--The Connecticut College women's rowing team competed in the Eastern College Athletic Conference National Invitational Collegiate Regatta on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. Friday.

05/12/2012 - LeDuc (Steeplechase), Wright (10000) Garner All-New England Honors for Camels
CAMBRIDGE Mass.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a time of 9:12.22 to place third in the 3000 meter steeplechase at the New England Intercollegiate Amateur Athletic Association Outdoor Championship, also known as the All-New England (D. 1, 2 & 3) Championship.

05/11/2012 - History students capture New London's 9/11 memories on film
When Associate Professor of History Jim Downs asked students in his new course, "Historicizing 9/11 Internationally and Locally," to interview local residents about their experiences and reactions to 9/11, they found New Londoners who remain haunted by the attacks and had worthwhile stories to share.

05/9/2012 - Halftime-Camels-Golden Bears Tied at Two
Connecticut College and Western New England University are tied at two.

05/9/2012 - NCAA Division 3 Men's Lacrosse Championship-First Round #15 Western New England University 6, Connecticut College 5 2OT
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Corbett Corrigan Harreys (Essex, Conn.) scored with 51 seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift the Western New England University men's lacrosse team to a 6-5 victory against Connecticut College in the First Round of the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship played on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Wednesday.

05/7/2012 - Sophomore wins $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace grant to implement art mentorship program in Kenya
Gabby Arenge '14 has long had a passion for art therapy. Now, she has a chance to put her passion into practice - 8,000 miles away.

05/6/2012 - Connecticut College Qualifies for 2012 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship Camels Will Host Western New England University Wednesday for First Round Match Up
NEW LONDON, Conn.--For the second time in the past three years, the Connecticut College men's lacrosse program has qualified for the NCAA Championship. The Camels (10-6) will host Western New England University (12-4) in the first round of the Championship this Wednesday, May 9 at 4:30 p.m. on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field.

05/5/2012 - #1 Tufts University 13, Connecticut College 2 Lyons Scores Twice for Camels
MEDFORD, Mass. --(Tufts University Sports Information) The Tufts men's lacrosse team advanced to its fourth straight NESCAC final with a 13-2 victory over Connecticut College in the conference semi-finals on Saturday at Bello Field.

05/5/2012 - LeDuc Wins 5000 at New England Division III Championship Pevear Finishes Seventh, Sets PR in Discus Throw for Camels
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc of Canton, Conn. posted a time of 14:36.76 at MIT to win the 5000 meter run at the New England Division III Championship.

05/5/2012 - Connecticut College Women's Varsity Four Wins Silver at NERC Camel Women's Novice Four Earns Bronze at NERC
WORCESTER, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's and women's rowing teams competed in the New England Rowing Championship on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. Saturday.

05/3/2012 - Class visits Cuba to explore 'first-world education in a third-world economy'
Education professor Michael James knows the best way to teach his students about the power of a transformative education is to transform them. And a two-week trip to Cuba does just the trick.

05/3/2012 - Four seniors selected to 'Teach for America'
Four graduating seniors have been asked to participate in Teach for America this year, placing the College among top Teach for America schools.

05/3/2012 - Camels Prepare for NESCAC Semifinal Showdown at Tufts Saturday
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse team (10-5) will carry a five-game winning streak into their noon-time showdown at Tufts University.

05/1/2012 - Senior wins College's 'Student Minute' video contest
Senior Zurab Grdzelishvili wins the College's "Student Minute" contest, which challenged students to capture short video clips of their college experience, with his video of a student tango session.

04/30/2012 - Art, music and 'Incidental Matters' at Connecticut College this May
May is the month for music, senior thesis presentations and Commencement at Connecticut College.

04/30/2012 - Moccia Named NESCAC Player of the Week for Connecticut College Surging Camels Carry Five-Game Winning Streak into Semifinal Matchup at Tufts
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior net-minder Rob Moccia of Malvern, Pa. has been honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week.

04/29/2012 - #20 Camels Place Sixth out of 16 Teams at George Morris Trophy Regatta
BOSTON, Mass.--The Connecticut College coed sailing team visited Boston this weekend to compete in the 9th George Morris Trophy Regatta. The 20th ranked Camels placed sixth in the 16 team field with a score of 177 points.

04/28/2012 - Camels Lead 10-6 with 2 Minutes Left
John Lyons and Andrew Freedman both have recorded hat-tricks while Tyler Corcoran has added four assists. The Camels are on top 10-6 with 1:53 remaining. Kevin Dachille and Andrew Freedman scored goals late in the third quarter to break a 4-4 tie and Stephen Eicher tacked one on with 17.3 seconds remaining. The Camels have the ball to start the fourth quarter in a man-up situation with a 7-4 lead. Colby scored the first two goals of the second quarter and took the lead with 4:48 remaining but Andrew Freedman supplied the equalizer with 3:30 left. Tyler Corcoran has two assists.

04/28/2012 - NESCAC Quarterfinal: #4 Connecticut College 11, #5 Colby College 6 Moccia (13 Saves) & Eicher (3 Goals, Assist) Lead Camels Past Mules
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse team put together a 7-0 run in the second half and went on to defeat Colby College 11-6 in a NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal match up played in front of 500 fans on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Saturday.

04/28/2012 - Track & Field Connecticut College Men, Women Place Ninth at NESCAC Championship LeDuc Places Second in Steeplechase-Pevear Finishes 4th in Discus Throw
LEWISTON, Maine.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams visited Bates College Saturday for the 2012 NESCAC Championship. Both teams placed ninth Saturday. The men scored 19 points while the women finished with 10 points.

04/28/2012 - Connecticut College 8, Hamilton College 1 Badik Leads Camels to Victory in Final Home Match
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's tennis team cruised to an 8-1 NESCAC victory against Hamilton College in a match played on the South Tennis Courts Saturday.

04/28/2012 - Connecticut College 6, Hamilton College 3 Camels Close Out Season with Second NESCAC Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Joshua Suneby (Wellesley, Mass.) cruised to a 6-4, 6-0 victory at #2 singles while JC Cangelosi (Estero, Fla.) chipped in with a 6-4, 6-0 triumph as Connecticut College closed out the season with a 6-3 NESCAC triumph against Hamilton College on the South Tennis Courts Saturday.

04/27/2012 - Portrait of President Emeritus Norman Fainstein joins College's presidential gallery
Wearing long blue regalia and his signature white goatee, President Emeritus Norman Fainstein looks every bit the part in his official presidential portrait, which joined the College's presidential portrait gallery at an unveiling ceremony Wednesday.

04/27/2012 - TEDxConnecticutCollege inspires students to 'rethink progress'
In a single afternoon, members of the Connecticut College community grappled with war and peace, a cure for cancer, stereotypes of women, the future of cities, sustainable communities and cult religions, all in the name of "Rethinking Progress."

04/27/2012 - Camels to Host Colby Saturday in NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse program will host Colby College this Saturday, April 28, at 1 p.m. for a New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship Quarterfinal match on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field. Admission and parking for the event are free of charge.

04/27/2012 - Live In-Game Blog of Saturday's NESCAC Quarterfinal Available
The Connecticut College sports information office will be carrying on a live blog during Saturday's NESCAC quarterfinal game against Colby. Visit this link for scoring updates and in-game analysis. Then, when the game is over, check back for a complete recap and box score.

04/25/2012 - Class heads to Deep South to explore women's role in the Civil Rights Movement
For Marline Johnson '13, the American Civil Rights movement became personal when she was able to walk in the footsteps of Civil Rights pioneers and speculate about her own potential power as an activist.

04/25/2012 - Connecticut College 10, Wesleyan University 8 Abbott Explodes with Five Second Half Scores for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Sophomore Lowell Abbott (Manchester, Mass.) scored five of her six goals in the second half to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team past NESCAC and intra-state rival Wesleyan in a 10-8 triumph on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field. Abbott closes out the season with 45 goals and seven assists for a total of 52 points.

04/25/2012 - Connecticut College 6, Wesleyan University 3 Bader Leads Camels Past Cardinals in New London
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Jeremy Bader (Lexington, Mass.) won a super tie-breaker at #6 singles and teamed up with classmate Jeff Weisberger (Wayne, N.J.) for an 8-5 triumph at #2 doubles to lead the Connecticut College men's tennis team to a 6-3 NESCAC victory against Wesleyan University.

04/25/2012 - Connecticut College 10, Wesleyan University 4 Camels Will Host Colby Saturday in NESCAC Quarterfinal
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.-- Using a 5-0 burst over a 10-minute span to take the lead for good, then adding a 4-0 run in the fourth quarter to cement the victory, visiting Connecticut College (9-5, 6-4 NESCAC) blew past homestanding Wesleyan University (9-5, 5-5 NESCAC) in the final regular-season game for both teams here today, 10-4.

04/24/2012 - Harrigan and Bullitt Named Co-Captains for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn--Connecticut College head men's basketball coach Tom Satran named Rob Harrigan '13 (Milford, Conn.) and John Bullitt '14 (Brookline, Mass.) co-captains at the team's year end banquet last week.

04/24/2012 - Harrigan and Bullitt Named Co-Captains for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn--Connecticut College head men's basketball coach Tom Satran named Rob Harrigan '13 (Milford, Conn.) and John Bullitt '14 (Brookline, Mass.) co-captains at the team's year end banquet last week.

04/23/2012 - College community will gather to remember Professor Dirk Held
The Connecticut College community will gather at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 27, in Harkness Chapel to remember Dirk t. D. Held, the Elizabeth S. Kruidenier '48 Professor of Classics and longtime chair of the Department of Classics, who died March 21.

04/23/2012 - Lax.com Features Dave Cornell and Camels' Preparation for Hamilton
Take an inside look as lax.com features Connecticut College Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Dave Cornell as the Camels prepare for a NESCAC showdown against Hamilton College. here .

04/22/2012 - #9 Connecticut College Women Qualify for ICSA National Dinghy Championship Brugman, Medley Garner All-New England Honors for Camels
BOSTON, Mass.--The ninth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team has qualified for the Inter Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA)/Sperry Top-Sider Women's National Championship.

04/22/2012 - Colby Men & Women Defeat Camels Krivoshik Notches Straigh Set Win at #1 Singles-Weisberger-Bader Win at #2 Doubles
WATERVILLE, Maine --Sara Krivoshik (Wilton, Conn.) posted a 6-0, 6-2 win at #1 singles and senior Jeff Weisberger (Wayne, N.J.) and Jeremy Bader (Lexington, Mass.) paired up for a win at second doubles as the Connecticut College men's and women's tennis teams dropped matches at Colby Sunday.

04/21/2012 - Camels Score Two Upset Victories to Finish 3rd at CWPA Division III Championship Lampley Garners All-Tournament Honors for Camels
GROVE CITY, Pa..--The Connecticut College women's water polo team placed third at the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Division III Championship hosted by Grove City College.

04/21/2012 - Connecticut College 6, Bates College 5 Surging Camels Erase 5-1 Deficit, Move to 5-4 in NESCAC
LEWISTON, Maine --Connecticut College overcame a 5-1 deficit and scored three goals in the final 6:06, including the game-winner by Tyler Corcoran with 1:50 left in the game, lifting the Camels to a 6-5 NESCAC victory over the Bates College men's lacrosse team on Saturday.

04/21/2012 - Connecticut College Men's 4x100 Meter Relay Team Sets SR at Silfen Invitational Wesley Triumphs in 800 Meters as Camel Women Finish 2nd in 12 Team Home Invitational
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams hosted the Silfen Invitational on a Sunny Saturday in New London. The Camel women placed second in the 12 team field with a score of 117.33 points, while the men scored 78 points en route to their fourth place showing in the 12 team field.

04/21/2012 - Tennis Camel Men, Women Fall in 9-0 Decisions to Bates Cangelosi, Herbert Stand Out for Connecticut College
LEWISTON, Maine -- The No. 15 nationally ranked Bates men's tennis team returned to form with a 9-0 NESCAC win over Connecticut College on Saturday at Wallach Tennis Center, winning all but one set.

04/20/2012 - #11 Bates College 12, Connecticut College 11 2OT Camels Second Half Comeback Falls Just Short
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Wally Pierce (Weston, Mass.) scored with 7.7 seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift the Bates College women's lacrosse team to a 12-11 NESCAC victory at Connecticut College Friday night.

04/19/2012 - College awarded a record 9 Fulbrights
Six Connecticut College seniors and three recent alumni have been selected to receive U.S. Fulbright Student Program grants to live, conduct research and teach abroad for an academic year. The nine awards are a record for the College; the previous record of five awards in one year was set in 2007 and matched in 2008 and 2011.

04/19/2012 - Connecticut College 7, Babson College 2 King/Cangelosi Lead Camels in Sweep of Doubles Action
BABSON PARK, Mass. --Visiting Connecticut College followed up a doubles sweep by taking the top four singles matches en route to a 7-2 victory over host Babson College in non-conference men's tennis action at the Farwell Courts on Thursday afternoon

04/18/2012 - Trip to India teaches Dan Wernick '12 lessons in diplomacy
Dan Wernick '12, president of Connecticut College's senior class, traveled with other American student leaders to India last month at the invitation of the Ministry of External Affairs' Public Diplomacy Division.

04/18/2012 - Drew University 15, Connecticut College 14 3OT Driscoll Scores Six Goals for Camels
MADISON, N.J.--Jess Johnson (Gilbertsville, Pa.) scored 1:49 into the third overtime to lift Drew University to a 15-14 victory against visiting Connecticut College Tuesday.

04/18/2012 - Wesleyan University 9, Connecticut College 0 Badik, Cangemi Drop Close 8-6 Decision at #2 Doubles for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Wesleyan University women's tennis earned a 9-0 victory against Connecticut College in a match played on the South Tennis Courts Wednesday.

04/17/2012 - Connecticut College 5, Amherst College 4 Moccia Stops Nine Shots, Defense Stands Tall as Camels Make it Five out of Six
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior Rob Moccia (Malvern, Pa.) stopped nine shots and the Camel defensive unit stood tall as Connecticut College knocked off Amherst College 5-4 in a NESCAC game played on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Tuesday.

04/17/2012 - Connecticut College 6, Coast Guard 3 Suneby, Cangelosi Lead Camels Past Bears
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's tennis team earned a 6-3 victory against the Coast Guard in a match-up of neighborhood rivals played on the South Tennis Courts Tuesday.

04/16/2012 - Professor's unique ceramic installation acquired by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Its 1,000 porcelain pieces have traveled from Wisconsin to New Haven to Stockholm and back, but this spring Professor Denise Pelletier's site-specific ceramic installation, "Vapours," settles into its permanent home at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH).

04/15/2012 - Women's Water Polo Camels Take Three out of Five at Utica, Improve to 6-4 in Div. Play Lampley Supplies 12 Goals and 12 Steals for Connecticut College
UTICA, N.Y.--The Connecticut College women's water polo team won three out of five matches at Utica College this weekend, improving its record 7-9 with a 6-4 mark in conference action.

04/14/2012 - Connecticut College 9, Hamilton College 8 Green Closes Out Victory as Camels Halt Hamilton's Five-Game Winning Streak
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior midfielder Drew Green (Bryn Mawr, Pa.) intercepted a pass at midfield with 20 seconds left on his ride and the improving Connecticut College Camels were able to hold off a talented Hamilton squad for a 9-8 NESCAC victory on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Saturday.

04/14/2012 - #18 Hamilton College 19, Connecticut College 12 Driscoll Scores Three Goals, Adds One Assist for Camels
CLINTON, N.Y. -- Katie D'Antonio '14 tied a career high with five goals and added two assists to finish with a career-best seven points as nationally ranked No. 18 Hamilton College defeated Connecticut College 19-12 in a NESCAC game at Hamilton's Steuben Field on April 14.

04/14/2012 - Camels Take Two out of Three at Utica, Improve to 5-3 in Conference Play
UTICA, N.Y.--The Connecticut College women's water polo has won two of three conference matches at Utica College this weekend, improving its record 6-8 with a 5-3 mark in conference action.

04/14/2012 - LeDuc Wins 5000 Meters for Camel Men at Stonehill Matthews Places Third in 400 Meter Dash for WOmen
NORTH EASTON, Mass.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams visited Stonehill College Saturday to compete in the Skyhawk Invitational.

04/13/2012 - CPTV shines spotlight on 'one of the nation's most progressive dance departments'
With a holistic program that combines rigorous academics with highly artistic training, Connecticut College is preparing the next generation of dance storytellers, CPTV reporter Ed Wierzbicki reveals in a new "Spotlight on the Arts" segment.

04/12/2012 - Women's Lacrosse Connecticut College 12, Eastern Connecticut State University 11 Cushman Contributes with Four Ground Balls & One Assist for Camels
MANSFIELD, Conn.--Lowell Abbott (Manchester, Mass.) exploded with five first half goals and Cecily Cushman (Marblehead, Mass.) contributed four ground balls and one assist to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team to a 12-11 victory at Eastern Connecticut State University Thursday night.

04/11/2012 - College earns spot on President's Community Service Honor Roll
Connecticut College has earned a spot on the President's 2012 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in recognition of extraordinary volunteer efforts by the college and its students.

04/11/2012 - #11 Amherst 12, Connecticut College 5 Abbott Tallies Two Goals, Assist for Camels
AMHERST, Mass. - The 11th-ranked Amherst College women's lacrosse team scored the first six goals and never let its lead slip away during Tuesday night's 12-5 win over Connecticut College at Gooding Field.

04/11/2012 - Keene State College 15, Connecticut College 13 Corcoran Tallies Three Goals and Two Assists for Camels
KEENE, N.H. 4/10/12 -(Keene State Sports Information) Junior attackman Taylor Jette (Simsbury, Conn.) and the Keene State College men's lacrosse team picked the right time to have their best offensive game of the year, as the Owls defeated the Connecticut College Camels 15-13, in a roller coaster non-conference win on Tuesday night at Owl Athletic Complex.

04/9/2012 - Four professors honored with College's highest faculty awards
The honors include the inaugural presentation of the Helen Mulvey Faculty Award.

04/7/2012 - Connecticut College 12, Kean University 3 Freedman (2 Goals, 3 Assists) & Hartgers (3 Goals, 2 Assists) Lead Camels to Third Straight Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Junior attackman Andrew Freedman (Sudbury, Mass.) scored a pair of goals and assisted on three others as Connecticut College cruised to a 12-3 victory against Kean University Saturday.

04/7/2012 - Connecticut College Women Place Second in Three of Four Regattas Men's Novice Four Places Second in Opening Weekend of Action
WORCESTER, Mass.--The Connecticut College men's and women's rowing teams opened their spring racing season on Lake Quinsigamond Saturday.

04/7/2012 - Wright Places Second in 5000 Meters at UMass Lowell Gildersleeve Shines in 100 & 200 Meter Dash for Camels
LOWELL, Mass.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams visited UMass Lowell on the banks of the Merrimack River to compete in the George Davis Invitational.

04/6/2012 - Connecticut College celebrates 101st birthday
Connecticut College marked the 101st anniversary of its founding on April 5 with song, dance and - because no birthday party is complete without cake - delicious lemon, chocolate, red velvet and raspberry cupcakes.

04/6/2012 - LeDuc Moves Into Second Place on National Performance List in Steeplechase Sophomore All-American Places 8th in Steeple at Princeton
PRINCETON, N.J.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a time of 9:09.69 to place eighth in the 3000 meter steeplechase at the Sam Howell Invitational hosted by Princeton University Friday.

04/6/2012 - Men: #7 Middlebury College 9, Connecticut College 0 Women: #7 Middlebury College 9, Connecticut College 0 King, Cangelosi & Herbert Provide Highlights for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Middlebury College men's and women's tennis teams, both ranked seventh in the nation, posted 9-0 victories against Connecticut College in NESCAC matches played on the South Tennis Courts Friday.

04/5/2012 - Men's Lacrosse to host benefit game for the Women's Center of Southeastern Connecticut
The Connecticut College men's lacrosse program is proud to host Kean University on Saturday, April 7, for a 1 p.m. game that will benefit the Women's Center of Southeastern Connecticut.

04/5/2012 - Jacobson Tallies Two Goals & Three Assists in Loss to Brown
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's water polo dropped a 14-9 decision to Brown University in a match played at Lott Natatorium Wednesday.

04/5/2012 - Connecticut College 18, Manhattanville College 2 Miller Tallies Three Goals & Three Assists to Lead Camels in Offensive Uprising
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Junior midfielder Bri Miller (Sudbury, Mass.) erupted with three goals and three assists to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team to an 18-2 victory against Manhattanville College Thursday.

04/4/2012 - Jasbon Honored as Division III Rookie of the Week for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College first year utility Nicky Jasbon of Greenacres, Fla. has been honored as the Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III Rookie of the Week.

04/4/2012 - Connecticut College 14, New England College 9 Lyons Scores Three Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse team raced out to a 6-1 first quarter advantage and went on to defeat New England College 14-9 in a non-conference game played in New London Wednesday.

04/3/2012 - Dance, film, music, theater, science, humanities and more at Connecticut College this April
April is packed with events showcasing art, humanities and cutting-edge science at Connecticut College.

04/3/2012 - Camels Recognized with NESCAC Post-Season Honors
NEW LONDON, Conn.--It was an exciting season on the ice, where the Camels made great strides in conference play and kept legions of fans on the edge of their seats with excitement.

04/3/2012 - Springfield College 14, Connecticut College 13 Abbott, Miller Score Four Goals Each for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Junior midfielder Meghan Flanagan (Averill Park, N.Y.) had three goals and two assists to lead the Springfield College women's lacrosse team to a 14-13 victory at Connecticut College Tuesday.

04/2/2012 - US ambassador to the UK will be 2012 Commencement speaker
Louis B. Susman, the U.S. ambassador to the Court of St. James in London, will be the keynote speaker at Connecticut College's 94th Commencement on May 20, 2012.

04/1/2012 - #6 Camel Women Place Fourth out of 17 Teams at Dellenbaugh Regatta
CRANSTON, R.I.--The sixth ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team visited the Ocean State of Rhode Island to compete in the Brad Dellenbaugh Women's Regatta this weekend.

03/31/2012 - Connecticut College 8, Colby College 7 4OT Corcoran Supplies Game-Winner in Longest Home Game in Program History
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse team battled back from a 7-5 fourth quarter deficit, outlasting the Colby College Mules 8-7 in four overtimes. It was the longest men's lacrosse game played at the College.

03/31/2012 - #6 Colby College 9, Connecticut College 7 Abbott Erupts with Four Goals for Camels
WATERVILLE, Maine --The sixth-ranked Colby College women's lacrosse team made it eight wins in a row to start the season and set up next Friday's big game with Trinity College by taking a hard-fought 9-7 win over Connecticut College in New England Small College Athletic Conference play.

03/31/2012 - Camels Take Three out of Five Conference Matches at Wheaton (Ill.)
WHEATON, Ill.--The Connecticut College women's water polo closed out their first weekend of conference play by taking three out of five matches at Wheaton College of Illinois.

03/31/2012 - Gildersleeve Wins 100 and 200 Meter Dash at Coast Guard Duarte Places Second in 1500 Meters for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams competed in the Coast Guard Invitational Saturday.

03/30/2012 - 57 student-athletes receive NESCAC All-Academic honors
The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has named 57 Connecticut College student-athletes to the 2011-2012 Winter All-Academic Team. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35.

03/30/2012 - Connecticut College 8, Carthage College 7 Lovejoy Stops Nine Shots, Camels Win Conference Opener
WHEATON, Ill.--The Connecticut College women's water polo team opened conferences play with an 8-7 victory against Carthage College in a match played on the campus of Wheaton College of Illinois Friday night.

03/29/2012 - Botany professor makes big impact with microorganism research
Professor Peter Siver studies some of the world's smallest organisms, and his recent accomplishments are making a big impact in an important scientific field.

03/29/2012 - 57 Connecticut College Student Athletes Named to NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced its 2011-2012 Winter All-Academic selections and 57 Connecticut College student-athletes have been named to the squad.

03/28/2012 - Trinity College 11, Connecticut College 7 Eicher Nets Three Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Trinity College men's lacrosse team earned its fourth consecutive victory, defeating Connecticut College 11-7 on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Wednesday.

03/28/2012 - #5 Trinity College 14, Connecticut College 4 Corbett Induces Five Turnovers for Camels
Hartford, Conn.(Trinity College Sports Information) - The Trinity College Bantams raced to a 10-3 advantage at halftime and closed out the visiting Connecticut College Camels, 14-4, in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's lacrosse action this evening on Sheppard Field. Trinity, ranked No. 5 in the nation, improves to 6-0 with its 20th consecutive regular-season victory, while the Camels fall to 3-4 with their first loss in four games

03/26/2012 - Katie Mullaley '12 helps uncover missing pieces of Spain's history
Mullaley, a scholar in the College's Toor Cummings Center for International Studies and the Liberal Arts, completed an internship with the Association for the Recovery of Historical Memory, a Spanish organization dedicated to shedding light on the lives lost during the regime of Francisco Franco.

03/25/2012 - Camels Close out West Coast Trip with 12-7 Win Versus Cal Tech
PASADENA, Calif.--The Connecticut College women's water polo team continued its West Coast trip with three more matches in the Golden State of California.

03/25/2012 - Connecticut College Finishes 20th at NCAA Championship Walsh Garners All-America Honors with Seventh Place Finish in 100 Back
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--The Connecticut College men's swimming and diving team competed at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championship on the campus of Indiana University this week.

03/25/2012 - #16 Camels Place Seventh out of 18 Teams at Boston Dinghy Cup
BOSTON, Mass.--The Connecticut College coed sailing team headed north to compete in the Boston Dinghy Cup on the Charles River this weekend. It was a successful weekend in Beantown for the 16th ranked Camels, who placed seventh in the 18 team field with a score of 445 points.

03/24/2012 - Connecticut College 11, Williams College 8 Moccia (13 Saves, 2 GB) & Sawyer (4 Goals) Lead Camels Past Ephs
BALTIMORE, Md.--The Connecticut College men's lacrosse team erased a 3-0 first half deficit with a lethal 9-0 run and went on to defeat Williams College 11-8 in a NESCAC game played on Homewood Field at Johns Hopkins University Saturday.

03/24/2012 - Gallant Places Fifth in 10,000 Meters at Monmouth Women's Sprint Medley Relay Team Breaks Longstanding School Record
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.--The Connecticut College Track & Field Team opened its spring season in the Garden State of New Jersey with the Monmouth University Invitational. Four Camels qualified for the New England Division III Championship and a longstanding school record was broken along the way.

03/23/2012 - Connecticut College 6, Williams College 5 Driscoll Nets Game-Winner with Eight Seconds Left
CLERMONT, Fla.--Katelyn Driscoll (Peabody, Mass.) scored with eight seconds remaining in regulation to lift the Connecticut College Camels to a 6-5 victory against Williams College in NESCAC women's lacrosse action played at the National Training Center in Clermont, Fla. Friday.

03/21/2012 - Connecticut College 16, Farmingdale State 8 Lyons Scores Five Goals to Lead Camels in Offensive Uprising
PHILADELPHIA, Pa.--John Lyons (Barrington, R.I.) exploded with five goals to lead the Connecticut College men's lacrosse team to a 16-8 victory against Farmingdale State in a non-conference game played at historic Franklin Field on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania Wednesday.

03/21/2012 - Connecticut College 18, UMass Dartmouth 1 Brazel (4 Goals, 2 Assists) & Marx (3 Goals, 2 Assists) Lead Camels to Victory
CLERMONT, Fla.--Maura Brazel (Boxboro, Mass.) erupted with four goals and two assists and sophomore Izzy Marx (Ridgewood, N.J.) scored three goals and assisted on two others to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team to a convincing 18-1 victory against UMass Dartmouth at the National Training Center in Clermont, Fla.

03/21/2012 - Chapman University 12, Connecticut College 4 Hunter Records Hat-Trick for Camels
ORANGE, Calif.--The Connecticut College women's water polo team dropped a 12-4 decision to Chapman University Wednesday.

03/20/2012 - Senior Jonathan Markson realizes his full musical potential
Jonathan Markson '12 doesn't have much free time. As a music and technology major with a computer science minor, he has devoted his senior year - and nearly every free minute - to the creation of music through two major projects.

03/20/2012 - Whittier College 14, Connecticut College 10 Lampley Tallies Four Goals and Seven Steals in Season Opener for Camels
WHITTIER, Calif.-The Connecticut College women's water polo team opened the 2012 season on the West Coast Tuesday with a close contest. The Whittier College Poets (10-10) posted their third straight win, outlasting the Camels in a 14-10 triumph.

03/18/2012 - Connecticut College 18, Wheaton College 8 Abbott (3 Goals, 3 Assists) Leads Camels to First Win of the Season
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Sophomore Lowell Abbott (Manchester, Mass.) netted three goals and assisted on three others to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team to an 18-8 triumph against Wheaton College Sunday afternoon.

03/18/2012 - #7 Camel Women Place Third out of 18 Teams at St. Mary's Inter-Conference Regatta #18 Coed Camels Finish Fourth out of 16 Teams at Vietor Trophy Regatta
ST MARY'S CITY, Md.--The seventh ranked Connecticut College women's sailing team competed at the St. Mary's Intersectional in St. Mary's City, Md. this weekend. The event, hosted by St. Mary's Head Coach Adam Werblow, Connecticut College Class of '88, was a successful one for the Camels, who finished just three points behind Yale University in third place with a score of 120 points.

03/17/2012 - #8 Middlebury College 18, Connecticut College 10 Driscoll & Abbott Combine for Seven Camel Scores
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Emma Kramer (Riverside, Conn.) scored five goals and assisted on three others to help lead the eighth ranked Middlebury College women's lacrosse team to an 18-10 victory at Connecticut College Saturday.

03/17/2012 - #8 Middlebury College 12, Connecticut College 6 Freedman Tallies Two Scores for Camels
MIDDLEBURY, Vt.--Trailing 5-2 in the third quarter, Middlebury went on a 10-1 run, scoring the final eight goals of the game for a remarkable 12-6 victory over Connecticut College at Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium.

03/16/2012 - Meet the Captain: Emily Hunter '13
As the water polo season starts up again, I had a chance to sit down and talk with Emily Hunter, Class of 2012, three year captain and recipient of All-Conference and All-American honors. Emily, from Cheshire, Conn. and alumnus of Choate, talked about her history with the sport and her hopes for the upcoming season.

03/15/2012 - Eight Camels Named to NESCAC Winter All-Sportsmanship Team
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) announced the Winter All-Sportsmanship Team for each sport sponsored by the conference and eight Camels were named to the squad.

03/15/2012 - Camel Men, Women Ground Edgewood Eagles with 8-1 Wins Men Improve to 3-0 on the Spring
HILTON HEAD, S.C.--The Connecticut College tennis teams are competing in Sunny Hilton Head, S.C. this week. Thursday, the Camel men and women secured 8-1 victories against Edgewood College in the Palmetto State.

03/15/2012 - Coed Sailing #18 Camels Win John Jackson Memorial Team Race at Georgetown
WASHINGTON, D.C.--The eighteenth ranked Connecticut College coed sailing team opened the spring season in our nation's capital, competing in the John Jackson Memorial Team Race. The Camels posted a 14-3 record to top the eight team field.

03/14/2012 - Pamela D. Zilly elected chair of Connecticut College Board of Trustees
Pamela D. Zilly, a 1975 Connecticut College graduate, has been elected to serve as chair of the Connecticut College Board of Trustees beginning July 1, 2012.

03/13/2012 - #11 Tufts University 12, Connecticut College 7 Miller Scores Four Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Tufts University women's lacrosse team scored four goals in the opening 7:38 of the second half to pull away for a 12-7 victory at Connecticut College Tuesday.

03/13/2012 - #2 Tufts University 16, Connecticut College 9 Lyons & Freedman Both Tally Two Goals & One Assist for Camels
MEDFORD, Mass.-- Senior co-captain Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) scored five goals, including two man-up tallies, as the second-ranked Tufts men's lacrosse team never trailed and won 16-9 over Connecticut College in NESCAC action on Tuesday afternoon at Bello Field.

03/12/2012 - LeDuc Places Ninth in 5000 Meters at NCAA Championship
GRINNELL, Iowa.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) placed ninth in the 5000 meter run with a time of 14:40.55 at the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship hosted by Grinnell College.

03/11/2012 - #7 Camels Place Ninth at 20 Team Navy Women's Intersectional
ANNAPOLIS, Md.--The Connecticut College women's sailing team opened the spring season in the mid-Atlantic with the Navy Women's Intersectional Regatta. The seventh ranked scored 377 points to finish ninth in the 20 team field.

03/10/2012 - #18 Bowdoin College 7, Connecticut College 5 Moccia Stops 18 Shots in NESCAC Opener for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior net-minder Rob Moccia (Malvern, Pa.) turned aside 18 shots but the 18th ranked Bowdoin College men's lacrosse team prevailed in a 7-5 NESCAC victory on the Artificial Turf at Silfen Field Saturday.

03/10/2012 - #4 Bowdoin College 11, Connecticut College 6 Driscoll Tallies Three Goals & One Assist for Camels
BRUNSWICK, Maine --The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team sprinted to a 3-0 lead and never trailed in an 11-6 season-opening win over Connecticut College Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field.

03/9/2012 - From Olympic athletes to a best-selling author, Spring issue of CC: Magazine highlights impressive alumni
Priyanka Gupta '06, Larry Bazer '85, Sloane Crosley '00, and Amanda Clark '05 and Bob Willis '09 are just a few of the impressive alumni highlighted in the Spring 2012 issue of CC: Magazine, the College's popular alumni magazine.

03/9/2012 - Sailing coach has been building winning teams for 20 years
Under the direction of head coach Jeff Bresnahan, the Connecticut College sailing program consistently produces all-Americans and Olympians. Over two decades, his women's and coed teams have ranked regularly in the top 20 in the nation.

03/9/2012 - Shinall Selected to Play in NEWBA Senior Classic
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior Jenn Shinall of Redding, Conn. has been honored as one of 22 seniors to appear in the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Senior All-Star Classic. The contest will be hosted by Western New England University on Saturday, March 24 at 1:00 p.m.

03/9/2012 - Garza, Coscarelli Garner All-NESCAC Honors for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College junior Caleb Garza (Seaville, N.J.) and freshman Mike Coscarelli (West Hartford, Conn.) have been named to the All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Squash team.

03/8/2012 - Camels Host Bowdoin for NESCAC Opener Saturday
In 2010, Connecticut College Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Dave Cornell led the program to its first NCAA Tournament Berth and a program record 14 wins. Cornell sees potential for his 2012 team to make another run in the NESCAC this year.

03/8/2012 - Captains Corner: 2012 Outlook from the Camel Leadership Team
The Connecticut College women's lacrosse team will open their season Saturday at Bowdoin College. We stopped by practice to hear what the captains had to say about the new season.

03/6/2012 - Professor wins NSF grant to study ancient Arctic lakes and climate change
Peter Siver, the Charles and Sarah P. Becker '27 Professor of Botany and Director of the Program in Environmental Studies at Connecticut College, has been awarded $379,756 by the National Science Foundation for climate-change research.

03/6/2012 - Language students turn student center into hub of world culture for local fifth graders
Connecticut College's Crozier-Williams student center was a hub for world culture during the second annual International Children's Expo last week. More than 50 fifth graders from New London's Winthrop Magnet Elementary School visited the campus to learn from college students about phrases and culture associated with nine different languages.

03/5/2012 - LeDuc Qualifies for NCAA Championship in 5000 Meters Connecticut College Sophomore Sets Indoor School Record to Earn NCAA Berth
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc of Canton, Conn. has qualified for the 2012 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship in the 5000 meter run.

03/5/2012 - Four Camels Qualify for NCAA Championship Seven Connecticut College Swimmers Land on All-NESCAC Team
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Four Connecticut College men's swimmers have qualified for the 2012 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championship. The event, hosted by Indiana University, will run from March 21-24 in Indianapolis, Ind.

03/3/2012 - LeDuc Places Second in 5000 Meters at ECAC Championship Sophomore Moves Up on National Performance List with Record Setting Performance
NEW YORK, N.Y.-- Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a time of 14:33.17 in the 5000 meters to place second in a photo finish at the Eastern College Athletic College (ECAC) Championship held at The Armory in New York City Friday night.

03/3/2012 - Four Camels Honored as ACWPC All-Americans
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College seniors Sam Mitchell (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.) and James Green (Bay Head, N.J.), junior Clayton Witter (Douglassville, Pa.) and freshman Robert Spencer (Chevy Chase, Md.) have been named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) All-America Team as honorable mention selections.

03/2/2012 - 2012 Season Preview
A new era of Connecticut College Women's Lacrosse has begun as recently appointed Head Coach Liz Longley and the Camels prepare for their season opener at Bowdoin College March 10.

03/1/2012 - Dumont Garners All-NESCAC Honors for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore forward Courtney Dumont of Lewiston, Maine has been honored on the All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Women's Ice Hockey second team for the second consecutive year.

03/1/2012 - Gabelman Honored on All-NESCAC Team for Connecticut College Sophomore Forward Leads NESCAC with 9.4 Rebounds per Game
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College sophomore forward Tara Gabelman of Irvington, N.Y. has been named to the All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Women's Basketball Second Team.

02/29/2012 - Musicals, monologues and more at Connecticut College this March
All events are open to the public and free unless otherwise noted.

02/27/2012 - Senior Andrea Amulic tours Connecticut with winning poetry
Andrea Amulic '12 is one of five student poets selected to the Connecticut Poetry Circuit Tour, a prestigious annual contest that highlights the poetry of exceptional students from colleges across Connecticut.

02/27/2012 - NESCAC Quarterfinal: #2 Amherst College 3, Connecticut College 0
AMHERST, Mass. --A pair of second period goals just 2:34 apart proved to be the difference as the second-seeded Amherst women's hockey team skated to a 3-0 win over seventh-seeded Connecticut College in a NESCAC quarterfinal game at Orr Rink.

02/27/2012 - LeDuc Finishes Third in 5000 Meters at All-New England Championship Bolick Garners All-New England Honors with Seventh Place Finish in 1000 Meters
BOSTON, Mass.-Connecticut College sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) and Kim Bolick (Hopkinton, Mass.) garnered All-New England (D. 1, 2, 3) Honors in record setting performances at Boston University for the Camels this weekend.

02/27/2012 - Connecticut College Places Fourth at NESCAC MSD Championship Walsh Sweeps in Back-Garners Four-Year High Point Award
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. --The Connecticut College men's swimming and diving team traveled to Williams College to compete in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship. The Camels accrued their highest point total as a program, scoring 964 point en route to a fourth place finish.

02/24/2012 - Connecticut College is Fifth at NESCAC MSD Championship Walsh Sets NESCAC Record in 50 Yard Back
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--The 2012 NESCAC Men's Swimming and Diving Championship is underway at Williams College. After one day of competition, the Camels are sitting in fifth place, just eight points behind Tufts University with a score of 372 points.

02/23/2012 - EMS club installs new defibrillator in student center
Connecticut College's Emergency Medical Services (EMS) club installed a new Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in the Crozier-Williams student center during a small dedication ceremony earlier this week.

02/23/2012 - #7 Camels visit #2 Amherst for NESCAC Quarterfinal Saturday
The seventh seeded Connecticut College women's hockey team will visit second seeded Amherst Saturday afternoon for a 1:30 p.m. NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal contest.

02/20/2012 - Classics professor: Speeches by ancient Rome's enemy leaders were actually written by historians
In his new book, "Valorizing the Barbarians: Enemy Speeches in Roman Historiography," classics professor Eric Adler , explores these fabricated orations and posits that their authors had a purpose beyond just filling in the blanks with colorful prose.

02/20/2012 - Mehesz Wins 1000 Yard Free at NESCAC Championship Pielock Places 2nd & 3rd in 50 & 100 Yard Fly
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's swimming and diving teams visited Wesleyan University this weekend to compete in the New England Small College Athletic Conference Championship.

02/20/2012 - Mehesz Wins 1000 Yard Free at NESCAC Championship Pielock Places 2nd & 3rd in 50 & 100 Yard Fly
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's swimming and diving teams visited Wesleyan University this weekend to compete in the New England Small College Athletic Conference Championship.

02/18/2012 - NESCAC Quarterfinal: #2 Tufts 57, #7 Connecticut College 40 Dunleavy Nets 13 Points for Camels
MEDFORD, Mass.--The #2 seed Tufts University Jumbos earned a NESCAC championship quarterfinal victory, 57-40, over the #7 seed Connecticut College Camels on Saturday afternoon at Cousens Gym.

02/18/2012 - Williams College 3, Connecticut College 1 7th Seeded Camels will Visit #2 Amherst Next Week in Program's Fifth Consecutive NESCAC Championship Appearance
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.-(Williams College Sports Information) On the last home contest for the five Williams seniors-the Ephs were able to end the season on a high note by downing Connecticut College for the second straight day with a 3-1 final.

02/18/2012 - LeDuc (3000 Meters), Bolick (1000 Meters)Lead Camels at New England D. 3 Championships
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--Sophomore Mike LeDuc (Canton, Conn.) posted a personal record setting time of 8:36.11 in the 3000 meters to place fifth at the New England Division III Championship hosted by Springfield College Saturday. LeDuc earns All-New England Division III honors for his finish Saturday.

02/18/2012 - #14 Bowdoin College 6, Connecticut College 4 Curran Scores Twice in Final Home Game for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Bowdoin College Polar Bears built a 3-1 first period advantage and went on to defeat Connecticut College 6-4 at Dayton Arena Saturday.

02/17/2012 - Robust East Asian Studies program helps feed growing interest in all things China
China's growing geopolitical importance underscores the importance of the study of East Asian languages and cultures, professor Yibing Huang says.

02/17/2012 - Camels (16-6) Will Make First NESCAC Championship Tournament Appearance at Tufts Saturday
On the heels of their best season in recent history, the seventh seeded Connecticut College women's basketball team will visit #2 Tufts University Saturday afternoon for a 2:00 p.m. NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal contest. Track the Game with Live Stats here Track the Game with a Live Video Webcast here

02/17/2012 - Colby College 3, Connecticut College 2 Fogg Tallies Goal, Assist for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior forward Michael Doherty (Lynnfield, Mass.) scored with 4:04 remaining in regulation to lift the Colby College men's hockey team to a 3-2 victory at Connecticut College Friday night.

02/17/2012 - Williams College 2, Connecticut College 1 DiPasquale Scores 11th Goal of Season for Camels
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.-- An early 2-goal lead proved enough for the Ephs to snap a six game losing streak, as they pulled ahead of Connecticut College 2-1 Friday night. The Ephs successfully killed off 6 penalties en route to the victory.

02/15/2012 - Students get career advice from alumni at Merrill Lynch, Monster.com
At two recent network events, alumni told students: Know what people can find online about you; put yourself in the shoes of a job interviewer; don't be afraid to take risks; and build your resume with activities that show who you are.

02/15/2012 - Camel Squash Video Available Online
It's been a great season for Camel squash fans! Coaches Barry Ward and Chris O'Brien have brought out the best in both squads. Connecticut College videographer Jeff Puklin has produced a show that provides you with an inside view of Camel pride and what it means to compete for the Camel squash programs. Watch the Squash Video Here

02/13/2012 - Swimming teams ride wave of momentum into NESCAC Championships
Connecticut College women's swimming and diving is ranked 19th in the country heading into the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) championship, while the men's team heads into the championship meet ranked 22nd.

02/12/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Neumann University 1 OT Murphy Supplies Game-Winner as Camels Complete Two-Game Sweep of Knights
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Molly Murphy (Woodstock, Conn.) buried a slap shot from the right point with 2:09 remaining in overtime to lift the Connecticut College women's hockey team to a 2-1 victory against Neumann University at Dayton Arena Sunday.

02/12/2012 - #4 Amherst College 5, Connecticut College 2 Kelly, Boutet Supply Third Period Scores for Camels
AMHERST, Mass. --Kevin Kelly and Julien Boutet scored third period goals but it was not enough as the fourth-ranked Amherst College men's hockey team celebrated Senior Day by wrapping up a dominant weekend with a 5-2 win over Connecticut College Sunday afternoon at Orr Rink.

02/11/2012 - Bowdoin College 95, Connecticut College 52 Vadas Pours in a Game-High 22 Points for Camels
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's basketball team converted 16 of 25 three point shots in a 95-52 victory over Connecticut College on Saturday at Morrell Gymnasium.

02/11/2012 - Bowdoin College 73, Connecticut College 60 Camels Will Visit Tufts Saturday for Program's Inaugural Appearance in NESCAC Championship Tournament
BRUNSWICK, Maine --Jenn Shinall became just the seventh player in Connecticut College history to eclipse the 1200 point barrier in a 73-60 setback to Bowdoin College at Morrell Gymnasium.

02/11/2012 - BU Valentine Invitational Camels Set Six School Records in Beantown Dermody and Mavrovic Shine in 3000 Meters
BOSTON, Mass.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams competed in the Boston University Valentine Invitational Saturday. The Camel women set four school records while the men added two records of their own. Results

02/11/2012 - Connecticut College 7, Neumann University 3 Camels Erupt with Four Goals in Opening 9:36 of Regulation Dumont Scores Hat-Trick for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's hockey team exploded with four goals in the opening 9:36 of action and went to defeat Neumann University 7-3 in a non-conference game played at Dayton Arena Saturday night.

02/11/2012 - Connecticut College 8, Hamilton College 1 Cangelosi Tallies Hat-Trick; Camels Move Into Eighth Place in NESCAC
CLINTON, N.Y.--JC Cangelosi '15 tallied three goals and one assist to lead Connecticut College to an 8-1 win over Hamilton College in a NESCAC game at Hamilton's Russell Sage Rink on Feb. 11.

02/10/2012 - Colby College 71, Connecticut College 56 Gabelman Tallies 14 Points & Five Rebounds for Camels
WATERVILLE, Maine --Colby College's Jil Vaughan (Wareham, Mass.) and Rachael Mack (Augusta, Maine) combined for 35 points and 24 rebounds as the Mules took an important 71-56 win over Connecticut College on Friday night in New England Small College Athletic Conference women's basketball action.

02/10/2012 - Connecticut College 55, Colby College 54 Vadas Vanquishes Mules, Scores Game-Winning Hoop with 1.8 Seconds Left
WATERVILLE, Maine --Matt Vadas drove to the baseline and hit a 14-foot jump shot with just 1.8 seconds left as the Connecticut College men's basketball team pulled out a 55-54 win over Colby College in New England Small College Athletic Conference play Friday night.

02/8/2012 - RecycleMania hits Connecticut College
For the seventh year in a row, Connecticut College is participating in RecycleMania, a recycling competition that promotes waste reduction at colleges and universities across the country.

02/8/2012 - Gill Honored as Counsilman Hunsaker/Division III National Swimmer of the Week
NEW LONDON, Conn. --Connecticut College sophomore Sam Gill of Springfield, Ill. has been honored as the Counsilman Hunsaker/Division III Swimmer of the Week as selected by the CollegeSwimming.com web site

02/7/2012 - #22 Camel Women, #24 Camel Men Post Wins at NESCAC Championship
HARTFORD, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's squash team, ranked #24 in the latest Dunlop Team Rankings competed in the 2012 NESCAC Championship this weekend. The 10th seeded Camels scored an upset in the first round of the NESCAC Championship Tournament, defeating #7 Colby College 5-4.

02/7/2012 - Camels Inaugural "Green Dot Game" is a Major Success Camels Prepare for Critical Conference Tilt at Hamilton
NEW LONDN, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's ice hockey team dedicated the Saturday, Feb. 4, game vs. Tufts University to raising awareness about the "Green Dot" program, a campus initiative to prevent power-based personal violence through bystander intervention.

02/7/2012 - Connecticut College 80, Mitchell College 77 OT Camels Erase Nine Point Second Half Deficit to Vanquish Mariners
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Matt Vadas (Spring Lake Heights, N.J.) scored a team-best 19 points and ignited the Camels on an 11-to-0 run late in the second half as Connecticut College erased a 62-53 deficit and went on to defeat Mitchell College 80-77 in overtime.

02/7/2012 - Connecticut College 4, UMass-Boston 3 OT Shuffenecker Supplies Game-Winner with 18 Seconds Left in Extra Session
DORCHESTER, Mass.--Samantha Shuffenecker (Oswego, N.Y.) scored the game-winning goal with just 18 seconds left in overtime as Connecticut College out-lasted the UMass Boston Beacons in a 4-3 triumph.

02/6/2012 - Men's hockey raises awareness for 'Green Dot' program
The Connecticut College men's ice hockey team dedicated the Saturday, Feb. 4, game vs. Tufts University to raising awareness about the "Green Dot" program, a campus initiative to prevent power-based personal violence through bystander intervention.

02/6/2012 - Admission dean shares advice for high school seniors on New York Times blog
In a New York Times blog post today, Martha C. Merrill '84, Connecticut College's dean of admission and financial aid, advises high school seniors to avoid the urge to slack off.

02/4/2012 - Women-Matthews Finishes Fifth with School Record in 600 Meters Men-Mavrovic & LeDuc Place 1-2 in the Mile
MEDFORD, Mass.--The Connecticut College Track & Field teams competed in the Tufts University Stampede Saturday. Men's Results Women's Results

02/4/2012 - Women: #19 Connecticut College 167, Bates College 127 Women: #19 Connecticut College 167, Wellesley College 130 Men: #22 Connecticut College 169.5, Bates College 110.5 Pielock, Gill and Fabian Lead Camels to Road Wins
LEWISTON, Maine. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams continued their torrid stretch of success at Bates College Saturday.

02/4/2012 - Tufts University 4, Connecticut College 2 Sinsigalli Tallies Two Scores for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior net-minder Scott Barchard (Reading, Mass.) turned aside 43 shots to lead the Tufts University men's hockey team to a 4-2 victory at Connecticut College Saturday.

02/4/2012 - #7 Middlebury College 6, Connecticut College 1 DiPasquale Nets Team-Leading Ninth Goal of Season for Camels
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. --(Middlebury Athletic Communications) Middlebury completed the sweep of a two-game series with Connecticut College (8-9-2, 5-8-1), beating the Camels 4-1 in Kenyon Arena.

02/3/2012 - February means Black History Month and so much more at Connecticut College
Celebrate Black History Month, move to the beat of the Alex Brown Jazz Quartet or experience the power of dance at Connecticut College this February.

02/3/2012 - Hamilton College 63, Connecticut College 61 Lopez Nets 17 Points, Shoots 7-for-11 from the Field
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Matt Dean (Franklin, Mass.) made a game-saving block in the low post with just two seconds left to lift the Hamilton College men's basketball team to a 63-61 victory at Luce Field House Friday night.

02/3/2012 - Hamilton College 63, Connecticut College 61 Lopez Nets 17 Points, Shoots 7-for-11 from the Field
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Matt Dean (Franklin, Mass.) made a game-saving block in the low post with just two seconds left to lift the Hamilton College men's basketball team to a 63-61 victory at Luce Field House Friday night.

02/3/2012 - Connecticut College 57, Hamilton College 50 Dunleavy Tallies 14 Points and Eight Rebounds for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Jeanna Dunleavy (Chatham, N.J.) scored 14 points and pulled down eight rebounds to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 57-50 victory against Hamilton College at Luce Field House Friday.

02/3/2012 - Connecticut College 57, Hamilton College 50 Dunleavy Tallies 14 Points and Eight Rebounds for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Jeanna Dunleavy (Chatham, N.J.) scored 14 points and pulled down eight rebounds to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 57-50 victory against Hamilton College at Luce Field House Friday.

02/3/2012 - #7 Middlebury College 4, Connecticut College 1 Dumont Nets Her Seventh Goal of Season for Camels
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -(Middlebury College Athletic Communications) The Middlebury women's hockey team took game one of a two-game series with Connecticut College (8-8-2, 5-7-1), topping the Camels 4-1 in Kenyon Arena.

02/3/2012 - Tufts University 7, Connecticut College 1 Reich Scores his Second Goal of the Season for Camels
MALDEN, Mass. --(Tufts University Sports Information) Sophomore Kyle Gallegos (Westminster, Colo.) scored a hat trick with an assist, and senior goalie Scott Barchard (Reading, Mass.) made 48 saves as the surging Tufts hockey team routed Connecticut College, 7-1, in a NESCAC game at Valley Forum II Friday night.

02/1/2012 - Connecticut College men's hockey to raise awareness for 'Green Dot' violence prevention program during Feb. 4 game vs. Tufts
NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Connecticut College men's ice hockey team will dedicate the Saturday, Feb. 4, game vs. Tufts University to raising awareness about the "Green Dot" program, a campus initiative to prevent power-based personal violence through bystander intervention.

01/31/2012 - Western Connecticut State University 78, Connecticut College 62 Vadas Explodes with Career-High 36 Points for Camels
DANBURY, Conn.--Sophomore Matt Vadas (Spring Lake Heights, N.J.) exploded with a career-high 36 points and seven rebounds but it was not enough as Western Connecticut State University improved to 16-4 with a 78-62 victory in Danbury, Conn. Tuesday.

01/30/2012 - Three honored with 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards
Connecticut College has honored three members of its community with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards, given each year to those who exemplify and uphold the legacy of Dr. King's work.

01/30/2012 - Connecticut College 67, Coast Guard 38 Shinall Nets Game-High 22 Points, Shoots 6-for-7 from Three-Point Distance for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Jenn Shinall (Redding, Conn.) poured in a game-high 22 points to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 67-38 victory against the Coast Guard at Luce Field House Monday. Shinall was 6-for-7 from three point distance and 2-for-2 from the foul line.

01/28/2012 - #7 Amherst College 2, Connecticut College 1 Dolliff Supplies Third Period Goal for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior net-minder Sinead Murphy (Rochester, Minn.) collected 25 of her 32 saves in the final two periods of action to lift the Amherst College women's hockey team to a 2-1 victory at Connecticut College Saturday.

01/28/2012 - Women: #21 Connecticut College 175, Keene State College 113 Men: #25 Connecticut College 147, Keene State College 144 Surging Camels Sweep Owls on Senior Day
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams celebrated senior day in grand style with both teams collecting their sixth straight victory in a dual meet with Keene State College at a packed Lott Natatorium Saturday.

01/28/2012 - Mavrovic Sets School Record in 5000 Meters at Terrier Classic Gildersleeve Sets School Mark in 200 Meters at BU
BOSTON, Mass.--The Connecticut College Track & Field team competed in the Terrier Classic at Boston University this weekend. Alex Mavrovic (Thetford Mines, Quebec) set a school record in the 5000 meters, qualifying for New England Division III, Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) and the All-New England Championship with a time of 14:45.67. Results

01/28/2012 - Wesleyan University 61, Connecticut College 57 Lopez Tallies 17 Points & Six Rebounds for Camels
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--Mason Lopez (Hoboken, N.J.) scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds but it was not enough as Wesleyan University pulled out a nail-biting 61-57 NESCAC victory in Middletown Saturday.

01/28/2012 - Wesleyan University 51, Connecticut College 43 Gabelman Tallies 13 Points & Seven Rebounds for Camels
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (Wesleyan University Sports Information) - Wesleyan scored nine straight points in the final six minutes to break away from a 40-40 deadlock vs. Connecticut College here this afternoon and go on to claim a valuable 51-43 NESCAC women's basketball victory.

01/28/2012 - #12 Williams College 3, Connecticut College 3 Tie OT Doyle, McGregor & Cangelosi Supply Scores for Camels
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.--Mike Doyle, J.J. McGregor and JC Cangelosi scored goals as Connecticut College skated to a 3-3 draw with Williams College, the 12th ranked team in the nation. The Camels earned three valuable points against two quality opponents on the road this weekend.

01/27/2012 - College receives $1.6 million for Athletic Center improvements
Connecticut College has received $1.6 million in gifts to upgrade its locker room and training room facilities and add lights to its turf field.

01/27/2012 - #7 Amherst College 3, Connecticut College 2
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Geneva Lloyd (Calgary, Alberta) scored a pair of power-play goals in the second period to lead the seventh ranked Amherst College women's hockey team to a 3-2 victory against Connecticut College in a NESCAC women's hockey game played at Dayton Arena Friday.

01/27/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Middlebury College 3 Veronesi Scores Twice, Calvanico Stops 22 Shots for Camels
MIDDLEBURY, Vt.--Sophomore Keith Veronesi scored his second goal of the night with 12:12 remaining in regulation to lead the Connecticut College men's hockey team past Middlebury College in a 4-3 victory at Kenyon Arena Friday.

01/26/2012 - Connecticut College and Amherst to Host Teddy Bear Drive & Bone Marrow Drive Camels & Lord Jeffs to Play Two Game Series in New London this Weekend
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's hockey team will host seventh ranked Amherst College for two NESCAC games this weekend. The Camels (8-5-2, 5-4-1) will take on Amherst (13-3, 7-1) Friday night at 7:00 p.m. and the two teams will play the second half of their two-game set Saturday at 3:00 p.m. in Dayton Arena.

01/24/2012 - Professor's dance company enjoys NYC limelight
Professor David Dorfman, a 1981 graduate of Connecticut College and chair of the dance department, has long been an influential figure in modern dance. And this week, his company, David Dorfman Dance, is enjoying the bright lights of New York City with performances of "Prophets of Funk" at the Joyce Theater.

01/24/2012 - Connecticut College 80, Albertus Magnus College 53 Summers Posts Double-Double with 10 Points & 10 Assists for Camels
NEW HAVEN, Conn. --The Connecticut College women's basketball team improved their record to 14-3 with an 80-53 victory against Albertus Magnus College (10-7) Tuesday.

01/24/2012 - #21/25 Camels Sweep Roger Williams Scott Wins 500 & 1000 Yard Free for Women Gill Scores Wins in Three Events for Camel Men
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned decisive victories against visiting Roger Williams University at Lott Natatorium Tuesday.

01/22/2012 - Trinity College 3, Connecticut College 2 Murray, Veronesi Tally Second Period Scores for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's hockey team put together a second period rally to erase a two-goal deficit but it was not enough as Zachary Lomabardi (Locust Valley, N.Y.) scored with 2:47 remaining in regulation to lift the Trinity College Bantams to a 3-2 victory at Dayton Arena Sunday.

01/21/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Wesleyan University 3 Tie OT Calvanico Shines in First Start with 41 Saves for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Marcus Calvanico (Flower Mound, Tex.) stopped 41 shots, including five in the overtime session, to lead the Connecticut College men's hockey team in a 3-3 tie against NESCAC rival Wesleyan University Saturday.

01/21/2012 - Tufts University 83, Connecticut College 55 Vadas Nets 16 Points for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn. -The Tufts University Jumbos raced out to a 48-23 first half lead and went on to defeat the Connecticut College Camels 83-55 in a NESCAC men's basketball game played at Luce Field House Saturday.

01/21/2012 - Tufts University 51, Connecticut College 21 Gabelman Tallies Eight Points and Nine Rebounds for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Collier Clegg (Evanston, Ill.) netted 12 of her 16 points in the first half to lead the Tufts University women's basketball to a convincing 51-21 victory against Connecticut College Saturday.

01/21/2012 - Mavrovic Wins Mile at Wesleyan for Camel Men Pevear & Gildersleeve Set School Records for Women
MIDDLETOWN, Conn.--The Connecticut College track and field teams competed in the Wesleyan University Invitational Saturday afternoon. Results

01/21/2012 - Women: #21 Connecticut College 168, Wesleyan University 123 Men: #25 Connecticut College 177, Wesleyan University 87 Pielock Wins Three Events for Women-Czelewicz Triumphs in Two Events for Men
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned a clean sweep in a dual meet at Wesleyan University Saturday.

01/21/2012 - Connecticut College 3, Wesleyan University 1 Camels Extend Their Unbeaten Streak to Six Games with Two Game Sweep of Wesleyan
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Sophomore Olivia Farrell (New York, N.Y.) scored the goal that proved to be the difference with 15:05 remaining in regulation as Connecticut College completed a two-game NESCAC sweep with a 3-1 victory against intra-state rival Wesleyan University

01/20/2012 - Alumni qualify for 2012 Olympic Games
Sailors Bob Willis '09 and Amanda Clark '05 have qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games.

01/20/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Wesleyan University 1 Camels Explode with Four Goals in 6:35 Span of Third Perio
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's hockey team erupted with four goals in a span of 6:35 in the third period to pull away from Wesleyan University and went on to defeat the Cardinals 4-1.

01/20/2012 - Women's Basketball Connecticut College 71, Bates College 56 Shinall Pours in Game-High 22 Points for Camels Gabelman Notches 10th Double-Double with 19 Points and 13 Rebounds
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Jenn Shinall (Redding, Conn.) poured in a game-high 22 points and Tara Gabelman (Irvington, N.Y.) erupted with 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 71-56 victory against Bates College Friday night.

01/20/2012 - Bates College 84, Connecticut College 80 OT Vadas Pours in Game-High 29 Points for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn. -Connecticut College erased a 10 point second half deficit to force overtime but the Bates College Bobcats prevailed in the extra session, holding on for an 84-80 victory.

01/19/2012 - Men's & Women's Teams Receive Team Academic Award from USTFCCCA Women's Program Achieves National Academic Recognition for 20th Straight Year
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's cross country teams have been honored with the team academic award by the United States Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

01/19/2012 - Men's & Women's Teams Receive Team Academic Award from USTFCCCA Women's Program Achieves National Academic Recognition for 20th Straight Year
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's cross country teams have been honored with the team academic award by the United States Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

01/18/2012 - Shinall Honored as NEWBA & NESCAC Player of the Week for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Connecticut College senior Jenn Shinall of Redding, Conn. has been honored as the New England Women's Basketball Association and the New England Small College Athletic Conference Player of the Week.

01/17/2012 - Biology professor wins grant to explore oil spill effects on Louisiana salt marshes
With a $202,902 grant from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative, biology professor Anne Bernhard will work with a team of researchers to explore the effects of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the salt marshes that line the Louisiana coast.

01/17/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Plymouth State University 1 Farrell Scores Difference Making Goal with 2:39 Remaining for Camels
Sophomore Olivia Farrell (New York, N.Y.) scored a goal with 2:39 remaining in the third period Tuesday evening, breaking a 1-1 tie and giving Connecticut College a 2-1 victory over Plymouth State University in non-conference women's ice hockey action at Hanaway Rink.

01/16/2012 - Anilus Banks in Runner with 16 Seconds Left, Propelling Camels to Victory in Whaling City Rivalry
NEW LONDON, Conn. --Jethro Anilus (Stamford, Conn.) banked in a runner with 16 seconds left to lift the Connecticut College men's basketball team to a 52-50 victory against the Coast Guard Academy Monday.

01/16/2012 - Women: #21 Connecticut College 193, Trinity College 100 Men: #25 Connecticut College 181, Trinity College 98 Schanzer, Huelbig are Multiple Event Winners for Women Johnson Wins 100 Yard Breast for Men
HARTFORD, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned a clean sweep in a dual meet at Trinity College Monday.

01/15/2012 - Women: #21 Connecticut College 161, SCSU 136 Men: #25 Connecticut College 158, SCSU 104 Walsh Provisionally Qualifies for NCAA Championship in the 100 Yard Back
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned a clean sweep in a dual meet against Southern Connecticut State University Sunday.

01/14/2012 - Connecticut College 81, #18 Williams College 72 Shinall Explodes with Career-High 30 Points Gabelman Ties School Record with 23 Rebounds
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior Jenn Shinall (Redding, Conn.) exploded with a career-high 30 points and Tara Gabelman tied a Connecticut College single game record with 23 rebounds to go along with 17 points as Connecticut College continued improved to 12-2 (3-1 NESCAC) with an 81-72 victory against Williams College, the 18th ranked team in the nation.

01/14/2012 - #14 Williams College 71, Connecticut College 50 Gross Contributes with 10 Points Off of Camel Bench
NEW LONDON, Conn. -Junior guard James Klemm (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) poured in a game-high 19 points to lead the 14th ranked Williams College men's basketball team to a 71-50 victory at Connecticut College Saturday.

01/14/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Colby College 1 Camels Erupt with Three Goals in Opening 5:09 of Play
WATERVILLE, Maine --Connecticut College scored three goals in the opening 5:09 of play on the way to a 4-1 victory over Colby College in New England Small College Athletic Conference women's hockey Saturday at Alfond Rink.

01/14/2012 - #7 Amherst College 3, Connecticut College 2 Sinsigalli, Murray Score Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn. --The Amherst College men's hockey team skated to a 3-2 victory against Connecticut College in a NESCAC men's hockey game played at Dayton Arena Saturday.

01/14/2012 - Coast Guard Invitational Rathkey Wins 600 Meter Run for Camel Men Dermody (1000 m) & Cameron (High Jump) Post Victories for Women
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College track and field teams competed in the Coast Guard Invitational Saturday afternoon. Results

01/13/2012 - CBS This Morning interviews professor Vyse about Friday the 13th
Psychology professor Stuart Vyse was interviewed about Friday the 13th and the superstitions related to it for a segment on today's episode of CBS This Morning.

01/13/2012 - #1 Middlebury College 72, Connecticut College 56 Camels Keep it Close with Panthers
NEW LONDON, Conn. --Connecticut College battled back from a 13 point deficit to pull to within three points with top ranked Middlebury College but it was not enough as the Panthers prevailed with their 13th straight win (3-0 NESCAC) in a 72-56 triumph.

01/13/2012 - Connecticut College 72, Middlebury College 59 Surging Camels Improve to 11-2
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior Jenn Shinall (Redding, Conn.) netted 13 points and pulled down nine rebounds to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 72-59 victory against Middlebury College at Luce Field House Friday.

01/13/2012 - Connecticut College 1, Colby College 1 Tie OT McRae Supplies Offense with Third Goal of Season for Camels
WATERVILLE, Maine --Annie Papadellis (Hopkinton, Mass.) scored in the second period for Colby College and Andrea McRae (Stittsville, Ontario) tallied for Connecticut College in the first period as the two women's hockey teams played to a 1-1 overtime tie on Friday night at Alfond Rink.

01/13/2012 - Hamilton College 4, Connecticut College 1 Einstein Pots Second Goal of Season for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Hamilton College scored twice in each of the final two periods to pull away for a 4-1 victory at Connecticut College Friday night.

01/12/2012 - Camel Men's Basketball Prepares to host #1 Middlebury, #12 Williams
NEW LONDON, Conn. -The Connecticut College athletic program will host seven athletic events this weekend.

01/10/2012 - Women: #21 Connecticut College 160, Grinnell College 45 Men: #25 Connecticut College 113, Grinnell College 92 Camels Sweep Pioneers in Sunshine State
NAPLES, Fla. --The Connecticut College men's and women's swimming and diving teams opened the New Year with their annual meeting against Grinnell College in Naples, Fla.

01/9/2012 - Women's basketball is off to best start in 20 years
The upstart Camels have raced out to a 10-2 record.

01/7/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Bowdoin College 2 Murphy, Dumont both Contribute Goal, Assist for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College women's hockey team skated to a 4-2 victory against Bowdoin College in a NESCAC game played at Dayton Arena Saturday.

01/7/2012 - #1 Amherst College 93, Connecticut College 42 Gabelman Notches Eighth Double-Double with 14 Points and 10 Rebounds for Camels
AMHERST, Mass. --The top-ranked Amherst College women's basketball team got 45 points from its bench and used another outstanding defensive effort to earn a 93-42 victory over Connecticut College Saturday afternoon at LeFrak Gymnasium.

01/7/2012 - #6 Amherst College 74, Connecticut College 62 Vadas Nets 21 Points with Eight Rebounds for Camels
AMHERST, Mass.--Matt Vadas, the reigning NESCAC Player of the Week poured in 21 points and grabbed rebounds to help the Camels keep it close in a 74-62 setback to the sixth-ranked Amherst College Lord Jeffs Saturday.

01/7/2012 - Connecticut College 2, Western New England University 0 Margolin Turns Aside 29 Shots & Sinsigalli Scores Twice for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Senior Andrew Margolin (Mahwah, N.J.) made 25 of his 29 saves in the final two period of play en route to his first collegiate shutout to lead the Connecticut College men's hockey team past Western New England University in a 2-0 blanking at Dayton Arena Saturday.

01/6/2012 - Connecticut College 65, Trinity College 56 Surging Camels Erase Six Point Second Half Deficit to Win NESCAC Opener
HARTFORD, Conn.--Tara Gabelman (Irivington, N.Y.) exploded with 17 points and 14 rebounds to help lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to their seventh straight victory, a 65-56 triumph at Trinity College in the NESCAC opener for both sides.

01/6/2012 - Trinity College 70, Connecticut College 53 Vadas Tallies 12 Points & Eight Rebounds for Camels
HARTFORD, Conn.--The Trinity College men's basketball team earned its fourth straight win, a 70-53 victory against Connecticut College in the NESCAC opener for both sides.

01/6/2012 - Bowdoin College 3, Connecticut College 2 McRae, Farrell Score Goals for Camels
NEW LONDON, Conn.-Tara Connolly (Simsbury, Conn.) stopped 34 of 36 shots to lead the Bowdoin College women's hockey team to a 3-2 victory at Connecticut College in a re-match of a 2011 NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal match up played at Dayton Arena Friday.

01/5/2012 - WFSB highlights advocacy work by Janet Tso '12
Senior Janet Tso's work to raise awareness about human trafficking and sexual slavery was highlighted in a WFSB Eyewitness News segment that aired Dec. 27.

01/5/2012 - Connecticut College Honored with NSCAA Team Academic Award Camels Compile 3.25 Grade Point Average
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's soccer team continues to compete at the highest level in the classroom and on the field. The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) has honored Head Coach Kenny Murphy and the entire roster with the Team Academic Award.

01/4/2012 - Vadas Honored as NESCAC Player of the Week for Connecticut College
NEW LONDON, Conn. --Connecticut College sophomore Matt Vadas of Spring Lake Heights, N.J. has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Basketball Player of the Week.

01/4/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Curry College 2 Camels Erupt with Two Goals in 2:58 of the Third to Pull Away from Colonels
NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Connecticut College men's hockey team erupted with two scores in a span of 2:58 in the third period and held on for a 4-2 victory against visiting Curry College in a non-conference game played at Dayton Arena Wednesday.

01/4/2012 - Connecticut College 4, Nichols College 0 Leichliter Posts Shutout with 25 Saves for Camels
HARRISVILLE, R.I. (Nichols College Sports Information) - Junior Molly Murphy (Woodstock, Conn.) led the way for Connecticut College with a goal and an assist in a 4-0 victory over Nichols Wednesday evening in a non-conference women's ice hockey matchup at Levy Rink.

01/3/2012 - Connecticut College 61, Eastern Nazarene College 56 Jeremic Nets 15 Points in Second Straight Win for Camels
QUINCY, Mass.--Boris Jeremic poured in a game-high 15 points with five rebounds to lead the Connecticut College men's basketball team to their second straight win, a 61-56 triumph at Eastern Nazarene College Tuesday. Matt Fava, the NESCAC Player of the Week chipped in with 14 points and Mason Lopez added 13 points for the winning side.

01/2/2012 - Camel hockey player keeps the dream alive - in France
Brett Moore '10, a sociology major at Connecticut College, landed a full-time job after graduation, in commercial real estate. But he wasn't quite ready to put his dream of playing semi-professional hockey on ice.

01/2/2012 - Connecticut College 57, ECSU 47 Gabelman Scores 16 of 18 Points in Second Half to Propel Camels to Sixth Straight Win
NEW LONDON, Conn.--Tara Gabelman (Irivington, N.Y.) poured in 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead the Connecticut College women's basketball team to a 57-47 victory against Eastern Connecticut State University in a non-conference game played at Luce Field House Monday night.