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

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 […]

CSD at the CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

Alyssa Marinaccio, Assistive Technology Coordinator for the Center for Students with Disabilities, attended the 32nd Annual CSUN Assistive Technology Conference in San Diego, CA. She presented on the assistive technology initiatives in the CSD: CSDTech At UConn: How We Increased Our AT Services and How You Can Too. CSUN is known as a forum that […]

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 […]