University of Bridgeport honors MLK with Day of Service and other programs

The University of Bridgeport will honor the life and legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with service opportunities and other programs on Monday, January 21, 2019.

The school’s annual Day of Service begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Arnold Bernhard Center as students, faculty, staff, and members of the community gather to help Fairfield County agencies and nonprofits. They include:


“AMFAB Rhythms” at the Schelfhaudt Gallery, January 21– March 2, 2019

The Schelfhaudt Gallery at the University of Bridgeport is celebrating artists from the American Fabrics Art Building (AMFAB)  this winter with the show, Rhythms. An opening extravaganza for AMFAB will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2019, and will be an evening for art lovers and the community.

Eight-year-old heart patient joins UB women’s gymnastics team

An eight-year-old whose battle with life-threatening cardiovascular disease has not diminished the giant size of her courageous heart has joined the University of Bridgeport women's gymnastics program.

Amber Lehrman of Stratford, CT, was welcomed as an honorary member at joyous draft day ceremony that was held in the University’s Wheeler Recreation Center on December 13, 2018.