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An overview of the latest events and activities in the local schools of higher learning.

University of Bridgeport reports five accreditation updates

The university said two of its programs were recognized by agencies for the first time.

Seven Connecticut colleges launch Tech Talent Accelerator initiative

The University of Bridgeport is the sole Fairfield County school in this endeavor.

William Guerrero named CFO at University of Bridgeport

Guerrero joins UB from Massachusetts’ Springfield College.

Danbury’s Peter Buck, billionaire co-founder of Subway, dies at 90

Peter Buck used much of his fortune for philanthropic endeavors.

3DX Industries chooses Bridgeport for East Coast operations hub

The company is seeking to create an additive manufacturing degree program at the University of Bridgeport.

U. of Bridgeport adding 10 new sports to athletics program

This is the first program expansion since Goodwin University acquired the school in May.

Goodwin University completes acquisition of University of Bridgeport

The acquisition was worth $32 million, and allows UB to retain its name and operate as an independent institution.

Paier College of Art moves to Bridgeport, becomes Paier College

The institution began in 1946 as the Paier School of Applied Arts in West Haven.

Report finds Connecticut’s independent colleges pump $15.4B into the state

The schools collectively employ nearly 30,000 people statewide.

Accreditation board gives initial okay for Goodwin’s takeover of U. of...

The East Hartford-based Goodwin is teaming with Hamden's Paier College of Art on the takeover.

Sacred Heart University withdraws from U. of Bridgeport takeover plan

The decision was not related to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the school.

WPKN-FM relocating studio to downtown Bridgeport

The station began in 1963 as a campus radio station.

University of Bridgeport partners with three CT colleges

The University of Bridgeport will continue to operate as an independent entity.

University of Bridgeport president leaving for Texas job

Trombley took the helm at Bridgeport in July 2018.