Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

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Professors in the Public Eye

Here at Westcon our Professors are hard at work around the year pursuing their research in a vast array of disciplines. To help spread awareness of their amazing work here we bring together articles highlighting their achievements. Hopefully one of their successes inspires you own, helping to advance our schools great intellectual community.


Dr. Edwin Wong:

Takes a Water Sample from the Housatonic River


Edwin Wong, a biology professor at Western Connecticut State University, takes a sample of water from the beach at Lynn Demning Park in New Milford, in this file photo. That sample will be tested for toxins. Photo: Carol Kaliff / Hearst Connecticut Media / The News-Times


Dr. Donald Gagnon receives the:

Provost’s Award 



Dr. Kevin Gutzman Publishes:

Thomas Jefferson – Revolutionary: A Radical’s Struggle to Remake America


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Dr. Neeta Connally Receives :

1.6 million dollar grant to help in tick research


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Dr. Chris Kukk Publishes:

The Compassionate Achiever

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