Category: News

Research on governance of solar geoengineering

We are delighted to share that our esteemed colleague, Dr. Prakash Kashwan, was quoted this week in articles published by the New York Times, among ot. . .

Categories: News

Published: March 26, 2021

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ENG-HR is sponsoring an event to discuss the transportation challenges and opportunities for people with disabilities and aging population in Connecticut

To register, please email alyssa.webb@uconn.edu or davis.chacon-hurtado@uconn.edu.. . .

Categories: civil engineering, engineering, infrastructure, News

Published: January 28, 2021

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Lunchtime seminar with Michael Rubin entitled: “Social Cohesion and Community Displacement in Armed Conflict: Evidence from Palestinian Villages in the 1948 War.”

Social Cohesion and Community Displacement in Armed Conflict: Evidence from Palestinian Villages in the 1948 War on  Tuesday, February 02 from 12:30 . . .

Categories: human rights, News

Published: January 28, 2021

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ENGR-HR Faculty Awarded American Political Science Association (APSA) Conflict Processes Best Paper Award

The ENGR-HR Initiative is thrilled to announce that a paper authored by our colleague, Michael Rubin, won the American Political Science Association . . .

Categories: Armed conflicts, human rights, News

Published: December 22, 2020

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ENGR-HR Faculty published Groundbreaking Research in Armed Conflicts and Human Rights

ENGR-HR faculty, Michael Rubin,  published two articles during the Fall 2020 semester on Armed Conflicts and Human rights: “Terrorism and the V. . .

Categories: Armed conflicts, human rights, News

Published: December 22, 2020

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The Engineering for Human Rights Initiative Provided Written Comments on Governor’s Council on Climate Change (GC3)’s Draft Reports

The Connecticut Governor’s Council for Climate Change (GC3)  invited the  Engineering for Human Rights Initiative to provide public comments . . .

Categories: climate change, Connecticut, energy, engineering, human rights, infrastructure, News

Published: October 24, 2020

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Research on COVID-19: Collaboration at the Nexus of Engineering, Human Rights, and Interdisciplinary Scholarship

Published: September 25, 2020 | By: Davis Chacon Hurtado The ENG-HR initiative organized the event: “Research on COVID-19: Collaboration at the Nex. . .

Categories: engineering, News, Uncategorized

Published: October 24, 2020

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Engineering for Human Rights

Published: April 2, 2019 | By: Anna Zarra Aldrich ’20 (CLAS), Office of the Vice President for Research What do an engineer and a humanitarian h. . .

Categories: climate change, elections, farming, food, freedomof speech, global issues, human rights, News, online platforms, resources, stem, technology, weather

Published: April 2, 2019

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Class: Human Rights and the Supply Chain

The work of the HRI’s own Shareen Hertel has been highlighted by UConn Today! Together with Professor Allison MacKay from Ohio State University,. . .

Categories: News, Uncategorized

Published: October 12, 2018

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All-Women Engineering Team Fights Cerebral Palsy

A team of four Biomedical Engineering students from UConn are breaking new ground in the fight against Spastic Cerebral Palsy.. . .

Categories: biomedical engineering, cerebral palsy, electronics, News, rehabilitation device, senior design, Spastic Cerebral Palsy, students

Published: April 27, 2018

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