Staff News (Promotions, New Hires, Retirements, Departures)

Wheelchair Basketball Camp Gives Kids Opportunities

CSD staff members Bryanna Anderson and Katie Halbruner presented to Ryan Martin’s Wheelchair Basketball camp at Loomis Chaffee on July 13th. The presentation was focused on transition to post-secondary education for students with disabilities. Read more about the camp in the Hartford Courant article here: Wheelchair basketball camp gives children more opportunities!

New Director of the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life

Congratulations to our new Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life:  Jamel Catoe.    As you know, Jamel served as the UConn Assistant Director of OFSL for the past six years, and recently served as the Interim Director. Many of you participated in interviews.  Your time and insights are appreciated.  A big thank you to the search […]

Welcome Emerson Loisel to Community Standards

I am happy to announce the hiring of Emerson Loisel as an Assistant Director of Community Standards. Emerson’s first day is Friday, June 23rd. Prior to joining the University of Connecticut, Emerson was the Assistant Director of Student Activities at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). As part of his responsibilities at MICA, Emerson […]

Stacey Murdock Assumes Student Affairs Human Resources Responsibilities

We are very pleased to announce that Stacey Murdock, Alumni Relations Coordinator in the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, will assume the central Student Affairs Human Resource responsibilities effective June 14.  Stacey’s new title will be Assistant to the Vice President for Administrative Services and she will continue to work on alumni […]

6/8 Kathleen Sanner’s Retirement Celebration

A reception will be held June 8 to honor Kathleen Sanner, who is retiring from her position as a Student Health Services nurse and coordinator and longtime president of the University of Connecticut Professional Employees Association (UCPEA). Friends and colleagues are invited to honor Sanner at the reception from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, […]

CSD Collaborates with UCAELI to Support Students

The Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) recently collaborated with the UConn American English Language Institute (UCAELI) to support students with the transition to an English speaking university. CSD’s Tech Team provided a workshop for a group of students from various backgrounds and countries on Read & Write (R&W). R&W is a literacy software program […]