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Welcome Alyssa Webb, Educational Program Coordinator

BY Jackson, Rachel


July 7, 2020

Joint Statement from the Dodd Center and Human Rights Instit...

BY Jackson, Rachel


June 5, 2020

Statement from Centers, Institutes and Programs on Racial Ju...

BY Jackson, Rachel


Welcome to Dr. Michael Rubin, Assistant Research Professor

BY Jackson, Rachel


May 28, 2020

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2019-2020 Human Rights Graduate Research Grant Recipients

BY Alyssa Webb


February 27, 2020

UConn Law students produce report for ABA’s Center for...

BY Jackson, Rachel


July 19, 2019

2019 Small Grants for Human Rights Research

BY Jackson, Rachel


June 4, 2019

Arpita Mandal Awarded 2019 Dissertation Fellowship

BY Jackson, Rachel


May 28, 2019

Engineering for Human Rights

BY Jackson, Rachel


May 17, 2019

2019 HRI Seed Grant Recipient – Nishith Prakash

BY Jackson, Rachel


2019 Summer Internship Fellows

BY Jackson, Rachel


May 2, 2019

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Message on Christchurch Attacks

BY Jackson, Rachel


March 18, 2019

UConn Professor Recognized for “Improving World Order&...

BY Jackson, Rachel


December 4, 2018

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Statement on Recent Hate Attacks

BY Jackson, Rachel


October 29, 2018

Arianna Diaz

2018 Internship Fellow Spotlight: Arianna Diaz

BY Alyssa Webb


October 18, 2018

Emily Dodson

2018 Internship Fellow Spotlight: Emily Dodson

BY Alyssa Webb


September 18, 2018

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2018 Internship Fellow Spotlight: Tahreem Ali

BY Alyssa Webb


August 18, 2018

Richard A. Wilson Co-Authors New Guidelines on Hate Speech

BY Jackson, Rachel


July 20, 2018

2018 HRI Seed Grant Recipient – César E. Abadía-Barr...

BY Jackson, Rachel


May 1, 2018

New Book Explores Human Rights, Technology — and Open ...

BY Jackson, Rachel


April 24, 2018

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Joint Statement of UConn Centers, Institutes, and Programs

BY Alyssa Webb


February 13, 2018

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Teaching Innovations: Human Rights & Engineering

BY Jackson, Rachel


January 3, 2018

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Taking Action in Challenging Times for Human Rights

BY Jackson, Rachel


December 7, 2017

2017 Internship Fellow Spotlight: Emily Steck

BY Jackson, Rachel


December 1, 2017

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Richard Wilson granted a Russell Sage Foundation Fellowship

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 28, 2017

Girls Fill And Empty Baskets Of Rock

Protecting Rights at the End of the Line

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 19, 2017

Sarah Willen

UConn Anthropologist Sarah Willen Awarded Robert Wood Johnso...

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 15, 2017

Caroline Kaeb, Assistant Professor of Business Law and Human Rights at the UConn School of Business

UConn Today Interview with Joint Faculty Caroline Kaeb

BY Jackson, Rachel


June 27, 2017

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2017 Graduate Human Rights Research Awards

BY Brian Dunnigan


Jordan Kiper

Jordan Kiper Awarded 2017 Dissertation Fellowship

BY Brian Dunnigan


June 8, 2017

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2017 Faculty Human Rights Research Awards

BY Jackson, Rachel


Ewa Woydyłło and Wiktor Osiatyński at Euro Pride Warsaw 2010

In Memory of Wiktor Osiatynski

BY Brian Dunnigan


May 31, 2017

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2017 Summer Internship Fellows

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 25, 2017

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Spring 2017 Lieberman Conference

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 11, 2017

Stephen Park, professor of business law, presents recommendations to the U.N. Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Geneva, Switzerland on Feb. 21

UConn Faculty: Consultants to the United Nations

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 22, 2017

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2017 Marsha Lilien Gladstein Visiting Professor Lecture: Ali...

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 6, 2017

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Translation and Human Rights in Troubled Times

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 2, 2017

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Asylum and Human Rights Clinic at UConn School of Law

BY Brian Dunnigan


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Social Work Professor Speaks out on Torture and Asylum Seeke...

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 31, 2017

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Human Rights Law Association

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 18, 2017

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2016 Summer Internship Fellows

BY Brian Dunnigan


November 1, 2016

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Health, Equity, and Human Rights

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 7, 2016

Help UConn Advance Human Rights

Help UCONN Advance Human Rights

BY Brian Dunnigan


July 21, 2016

Caroline Kaeb

Caroline Kaeb Publishes Short Essay on Business and Human Ri...

BY Brian Dunnigan


June 22, 2016

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Nishith Prakash Discusses Research on Economic Policy in Ind...

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 12, 2016

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Fall 2016 Undergraduate Course Offerings

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 29, 2016

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New Summer 2016 Course: Theory and Practice of International...

BY Brian Dunnigan


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Fall 2016 Study Abroad Opportunities for Human Rights Studen...

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 28, 2016

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Alternative Break to Support Detained Asylum Seekers in PA

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 12, 2016

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Students Participate in Study Abroad Program on Sustainable ...

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 26, 2016

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Latest News

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 19, 2016

Students in Guatemala

Largest Human Rights Gift to UConn's Human Rights Insti...

BY Brian Dunnigan


Syrian refugees walk outside their tents at a camp for internally displaced persons in Atmeh, Syria, adjacent to the Turkish border.

Interview in UConn Today on Syria Refugee Crisis

BY Brian Dunnigan


November 12, 2015

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UConn Community Discussion on Responding to the Syrian Refug...

BY Brian Dunnigan


November 11, 2015

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Collection by Human Rights Photographer, U. Roberto Romano D...

BY Brian Dunnigan


October 20, 2015

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New Article Collection: "The Perils of Human Migration&...

BY Brian Dunnigan


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Upcoming Event

BY Brian Dunnigan


October 1, 2015

Molly Land

Interview with Professor Molly Land in UConn Today

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 25, 2015

Anna Cabot

Anna Cabot Joins Asylum and Human Rights Clinic at UConn Law...

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 4, 2015

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Recent Publications from UConn Sociology and Human Rights Fa...

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 28, 2015

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Human Rights Joseph I. Lieberman Conference Highlighted in U...

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 23, 2015

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Human Rights Course on Engineering and Sustainability Highli...

BY Brian Dunnigan


December 18, 2014

Labor Rights In Focus

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 24, 2014

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2014 Human Rights Institute Funding Recipients

BY Brian Dunnigan


September 15, 2014

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Graduating Class of 2014 in Human Rights: Congratulations!

BY Brian Dunnigan


May 7, 2014

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Photography, Student Activism, and Civil Rights

BY Brian Dunnigan


January 7, 2014

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Human Rights Major and Alumni Profiled by UConn Today

BY Brian Dunnigan


October 8, 2013

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The World is Coming to UConn to Learn About Human Rights!

BY Brian Dunnigan


May 16, 2013

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About the Human Rights Institute Blog and How to Submit a Po...

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 24, 2013

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HRI Faculty Publish in Journal of Human Rights

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 11, 2013

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NEW Research Program in Global Health and Human Rights!

BY Brian Dunnigan


April 3, 2013

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Inaugural Lecture in Economic and Social Rights

BY Brian Dunnigan


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Idealists United- New Student Organization

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 29, 2013

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Visiting Gladstein Professor Lecture 2013

BY Brian Dunnigan


March 7, 2013

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Peace Jam

BY Brian Dunnigan


February 28, 2013