Month: February 2017

Protections for Transgender Students & Employees

As many of you are aware, on Wednesday, the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice rescinded guidance documents that provided certain protections for transgender students, including the right to use restrooms that match the gender with which they identify. We want the university community to know that this action does not change UConn’s longstanding commitment […]

CSD Staff Attend LDA Conference

Lorri Comeau, Disability Specialist, and Lindsay Morales, UConn Graduate Student in the NEAG School of Education studying School Psychology and Postsecondary Disability Services and Beyond Access Learning Strategist, attended the 54th Annual Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) International Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. Lorri presented on College Transition: The 6 Success Attributes of Individuals with […]

2/25 Acapella Benefit Concert at Student Union Theatre

Language for All’s annual A Cappella benefit concert will be featuring: -Notes Over Storrs -Conn Men -The Chordials -A Completely Different Note -The Rolling Tones! Proceeds will benefit Manos Unidas, a non-profit organization that provides scholarships for deaf Nicaraguan children to attend deaf boarding schools. Help us provide a scholarship to a child who needs […]