By Katherine G. Krajcik and Josh Falcone, SCSU Journalism students Katherine G. Krajcik and Josh Falcone, journalism students at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2016 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. The Rev. Jerry Carroon, Connecticut resident and avid historian, has pieced together […]

CT Resident Recalls Great-Uncle’s WWI Battle


By Alex Palmieri and Lynandro Simmons, SCSU Journalism students Alex Palmieri and Lynandro Simmons, journalism students at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Twenty Connecticut residents were aboard the British passenger ship Lusitania when German submarines sank it in […]

Connecticut Residents Among Those Killed on the Lusitania


By Melissa Nunez, SCSU Journalism student Melissa Nunez, a journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. A portrait of Guy Hedlund from 1918. Photo credit, the Connecticut State Library. Filmmaker and Portland, Connecticut native Guy Hedlund could […]

Connecticut Filmmaker Guy Hedlund Preserved War History