Tag Archive: Human Rights

Universitas UPDATE! A Hungry Crowd for Human Rights

By Professor Glenn Mitoma It has been over a month since the end of UConn’s 2013 Universitas Summer School—just enough time for me to recover from what was one of the most engaging… Continue reading

Alumni Reflection: Mike Brand

My name is Mike Brand  and I graduated from the Human Rights Minor program at UConn in 2007. I just recently returned from my fourth trip to Rwanda.  I was there leading a… Continue reading

Alumni Reflection: Julie Friedlander

It’s hard to believe it’s been six years since my time as an undergraduate at UConn.  It was wonderful to be a part of the then smaller but committed community of students studying… Continue reading

Alumni Spotlight: Hoin Choi, Library for All

My name is Hoin Choi and I graduated from the Human Rights Minor program at UConn in 2010. I would like to say congratulations to the Human Rights Institute for launching its blog!… Continue reading

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

The World is Coming to UConn to Learn About Human Rights This Summer! This July, nearly 100 students and faculty from around the world will descend on the happening hub of Storrs, CT… Continue reading

New book now available by HRI’s Dr. Glenn Mitoma: Human Rights and Negotiation of American Power.

New book now available by HRI’s Dr. Glenn Mitoma: Human Rights and Negotiation of American Power. In his new book, published by University of Pennsylvania Press, Dr. Mitoma argues that the American attitude… Continue reading

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