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Posts Tagged ‘Horsebarn Hill’

One Day, One UConn Family

Laurie ’87 (CAHNR), ’91 MS met Dave while she was a grad student and he was working at the Animal Barns, a job he still has. Their son, Jared ’18 (CLAS), is an environmental sciences student who recently transferred from the Avery Point campus to the Storrs campus. We spent a late-July day with the family.


Rock On

Robert M. Thorson is crazy about stone walls. He spent years trying to dig up proof that former University president Homer Babbidge shared that love — and along the way found evidence of UConn’s first recorded student protests.