Football: A look at the quarterback situation

Football: A look at the quarterback situation

The Huskies currently have five quarterbacks on their roster, not including the newly committed Russell Dixon, and the coaching staff made it clear that all five will be given a chance to win the starting job. However, there really are three that are serious contenders, and quarterbacks coach Mike Moyseenko broke them each down. 

Summer Activities keeps summer students entertained

Summer Activities keeps summer students entertained

During the summer, the University of Connecticut’s population dips far below capacity. There’s no rush of students moving together from class to class, no fights for a seat on the bus, no need to mark your territory in the library with a sweatshirt or a water bottle when you use the restroom. But that doesn’t mean campus is totally deserted.

An interview with JT Lewis

An interview with JT Lewis

The Daily Campus interviewed JT Lewis (R), a 19-year-old from Newtown and is a rising UConn sophomore who recently began a campaign for Connecticut state senate in the 28th district. On Dec. 14, 2012, he lost his brother, Jesse, in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Lewis hopes his campaign will bring change to the state.

The most dynamic performances at the Greatest Day Ever! 2019 according to genre

The most dynamic performances at the Greatest Day Ever! 2019 according to genre

Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14 marked the return of the annual NYC festival Greatest Day Ever!, and just as in the past the lineup and performances didn’t disappoint.  The festival has always been billed as an electronic and rap music-oriented event, although other genres of music are certainly represented. 

Ed Sheeran’s biggest collaboration: ‘No. 6 Collaborations Project’

Ed Sheeran’s biggest collaboration: ‘No. 6 Collaborations Project’

British singer-songwriter and international musical success Ed Sheeran released a collaboration album titled “No. 6 Collaborations Project,” on Friday, July 12. The collaboration featured popular names in music today such as Khalid, Cardi B, Eminem, 50 Cent, Travis Scott, Justin Bieber and Camilla Cabello.

Director of Orientation Services disrespects student

Director of Orientation Services disrespects student

University of Connecticut Director of Orientation Services Maria Sedotti’s comments to a student via email (maria-sedotti) were the subject of a post in Facebook group Buy or Sell UConn Tickets from incoming student Kazi Iqbal, who over the weekend posted screenshots of emails between the two regarding financial aid eligibility.

Come to ‘Cabaret’: CRT brings 1920s Berlin night club to the stage

Come to ‘Cabaret’: CRT brings 1920s Berlin night club to the stage

Similar to the transportive quality of its earlier summer production of “Mamma Mia!”, the Connecticut Repertory Theatre’s second production in the Nutmeg Summer Series sent its audience on a journey through time and space--but with a less lighthearted storyline. CRT’s production of “Cabaret,” directed by Scott LaFeber, brought audiences to late 1920s Berlin and portrayed how life in Germany changed as the Nazis rose to power. 

The DNC failed to fix a flawed debate system

The DNC failed to fix a flawed debate system

After sharp criticism of their 2016 presidential primary cycle, the Democratic National Committee promised the 2020 primary debates would be more fair. At first it appeared it would be better with earlier debates, low entrance criteria, and candidates in the first round being split randomly instead of into “Varsity and JV”. However, the efforts were in vain as the cable television debate format is fundamentally flawed.

Mamma Mia!: A CRT musical made for summer

Mamma Mia!: A CRT musical made for summer

This past Friday night, the Connecticut Repertory Theatre kicked off its 2019 Nutmeg Summer Series with a charming production of the beloved musical “Mamma Mia!” Heartwarming performances and hysterical situations combined into the perfect musical to start off the summer.


The 2019 Mad Decent Block Party Festival is sure to be one of the hottest events of the summer

The 2019 Mad Decent Block Party Festival is sure to be one of the hottest events of the summer

There are some events that are just quintessentially “summer:” Beach days, block parties, outdoor concerts and local carnivals are just a few that come to mind. So what happens when you combine some of these perfectly in-season events? You’ll end up with the biggest and best summer party of the season, which is exactly how one would define the Super Mega Ultra Giant Mad Decent Block Party Festival, taking place on July 20 and 21 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts.

The 2019 Governors Ball performances ranked from HOT to NOT

The 2019 Governors Ball performances ranked from HOT to NOT

Just as in the past, Govball did an incredible job of getting a varied and eclectic lineup of artists spanning many different genres, age groups and mainstream popularity level. In order to pay homage to the 2019 festival, we ranked some of this year’s performances from hot to not.