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UTC serves customers in the commercial aerospace, defense and building industries and ranks among the world’s most respected and innovative companies.

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Stanley Black & Decker is a world-leading provider of tools and storage, commercial electronic security and engineered fastening systems, with unique growth platforms and a track record of sustained profitable growth.

njp6alqcCICATS at UConn, conceived in 2009 under the leadership of Dr. Cato T. Laurencin, Chief Executive Officer of CICATS and University Professor at UConn, is a cross university translational institute formed on four principles: Education, Innovation, Collaboration, and Integration. CICATS at UConn strives to educate and nurture established, emerging and future scientists; increase the number of innovative clinical and translational research projects and move discoveries into the community quickly and effectively; work collaboratively with regional and national stakeholders to eliminate health care disparities; and forge new partnerships to create a platform for integration of services and initiatives between the University, community, and beyond.


The African American Cultural Center (AACC) was established in 1968 to support African Americans in all aspects of campus life. The AACC serves as a liaison to academic support departments and assists students in navigating the many resources of the University community such as residential life, the dean of student’s office, financial aid, and other student affairs departments.


Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.