Hamden window
By Tyler Ferrara, SCSU Journalism student Tyler Ferrara, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Five windows, immortalizing the life of a Hamden war hero, Major A. Frederick Oberlin, surround visitors on the second level of […]

Light Shines Through Hamden WWI Hero


Applegate
By Michael Apotria and Brokk Tollefson, SCSU Journalism students Michael Apotria and Brokk Tollefson, journalism students at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. After a German gas attack in February 1918, Norwich native Irving Bogue brought his […]

Norwich Soldier Saved Friend From Body Bag


Radium Watches
By Mary Rudzis, SCSU Journalism student Mary Rudzis, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Products allowing soldiers to tell time in the trenches of World War I resulted in Connecticut women being poisoned. Known […]

WWI Production Poisoned CT “Radium Girls”