Featured Experts

Newsmakers are everywhere at Connecticut College. From groundbreaking research to expertise on trending topics, our faculty, staff and students are eager to share their perspectives with members of the press. 

For all local, regional and national media inquiries, including student interview requests, please contact Christina Flowers, Director of Media Relations. Be sure to indicate your deadline and best contact information. 

Christina Flowers

Below are some featured faculty experts:


A portrait of Professor Eric Fleury

Eric Fleury

U.S. Foreign Policy; International Relations


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Nakia Hamlett

Child, Adolescent and Youth Mental Health; Complex Trauma; Ethnic Minority and Underserved Populations


A portrait of Rashelle Litchmore

Rashelle Litchmore

Ethnic and Racial Identity; Education, Intersectionality; Social Policy


Monika Lopez-Anuarbe, Assistant Professor of Economics

Monika Lopez-Anuarbe

Health Economics and Health Equity; Economics of Aging and Caregiving; Game Theory


A head and shoulders shot of new professor Mark Stelzner

Mark Stelzner

Inequality and the Political Underpinnings of the Economic System


A head and shoulders shot of new professor Mara Suttmann-Lea

Mara Suttmann-Lea

American Politics; Election Administration and Voting Reforms; Political Campaigns


Or explore a comprehensive list of faculty and their areas of expertise.


Conn in the News

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Rob Hale '88 is funding endowments for grassroots nonprofit groups with a goal to contribute $52 million to 52 groups – amounting to $1 million a week. 

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Washington Post

Connecticut College Professor Mara Suttmann-Lea writes for the Washington Post on the ways election officials can help voters ahead of the midterms. 

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Rob Hale '88, CEO of Granite Telecommunications, discusses how he founded his company and the ways he's responding to shifts in the marketplace. 

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