About the Human Rights Institute Blog and How to Submit a Post

Human Rights Institute Blog Launched April 2013!   Welcome to the Human Rights Institute Blog!  The HRI is excited to announce our new foray into the world of social media with the launch… Continue reading

HRI Faculty Publish in Journal of Human Rights on Issue Devoted to Humanitarianism and Responsibility

HRI Faculty Publish in Journal of Human Rights The HRI is happy to announce new publications by members of our leadership and also of our affiliated faculty in a special issue of the… Continue reading

NEW Research Program in Global Health and Human Rights!

The University of Connecticut’s Human Rights Institute is in the process of building a new Research Program on Global Health and Human Rights that will serve as: a community of scholarly conversation and… Continue reading

Idealists United- New Student Organization

Idealists United at the University of Connecticut is an organization whose purpose is to bring human rights and social justice awareness to the University. We work to educate and empower UConn students and… Continue reading

Visiting Gladstein Professor Lecture 2013

For those who missed the Gladstein Lecture in ‘real time’ the HRI is proud to announce our new Video Archive on our website where many of our events can be streamed. Watch 2013… Continue reading

HRI Undergraduate Internship Review: Digital Media & Human Rights

Hi Everyone, My name is Juanita, and I’m doing a dual degree in Human Rights and Digital Media. My interest in social justice and human rights was sparked last summer when I was… Continue reading

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Come and share a weekend with Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams, and hundreds of motivated and engaged youth from all over New England who are making a difference in the world through their commitment… Continue reading