Celebrating 125 Years
of Building Communities and Empowering Lives

Since its founding on Sept. 11, 1893, Southern Connecticut State University has served the community through a commitment to access, academic excellence, social justice and student success.

Join us as we look back with pride and look forward with anticipation during our 125th anniversary year.

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Southern Memories


A Living History

Each month, through May 2019, learn about Southern’s history through the eyes of an alumnus or alumna, drawn from every decade since the 1930s.

Sophie Bialeck – Class of 1935

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