Month: March 2018

New Downtown Storrs Website

Since the Town of Mansfield and UConn formed the Mansfield Downtown Partnership in 2001, the Partnership has been focused on redeveloping and revitalizing the downtown district south of the UConn campus, which has been referred to by a variety of names over the years. Going forward, the area from UConn School of Fine Arts south […]

We Need your Help for Football Season

The University of Connecticut Football Team will host six home games during the 2018 season. The Spirit, Pride, and Traditions Program in the Department of Student Activities will be producing a limited edition spirit pin for each of our home games that will contain a slogan, cheer, or chant customized for that game’s opponent. You […]

3/27 Service Event Collecting Plastic Bags

Got plastic bags? Don’t know what to do with them? Look no further! Alpha Phi Omega will be collecting plastic bags in the following locations during the week of March 25th. Homer Babbidge 3/27 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm 3/28 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm 3/29 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Student Union: 3/27 11:00 […]

C. Dennis Pierce Wins Silver Plate Award

C. Dennis Pierce, Executive Director of UConn Dining Services has been honored with a Silver Plate Award from International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA). As the Oscars are for the film industry and as the James Beard Awards are for culinary, the Gold & Silver Plate Awards are the academy awards of foodservice. The annual IFMA […]

National Student Employment Week

National Student Employment Week officially “kicks off” on Sunday, April 9th and runs until Saturday, April 13th.  Please take a moment during this time to offer thanks and appreciation to your student employees for all of their contributions and effort over the past year.  Gestures of gratitude are appreciated in recognition of the fact that […]

SFF Golf Tournament presented by Johnson Controls

Thursday, June 7, 2018 Lyman Orchards Golf Club 70 Lyman Rd. Middlefield, CT 06455 8am – 9:15am – Registration, Breakfast & Driving Range open Breakfast sandwiches & apple cider donuts 9:15am – Welcome & Group photo 9:30am – Shotgun start (scramble-style play) End of round – Dinner REGISTER    

3/16 Temporary Parking Lot Event Use

Permit parking on Lot 9 will be limited on Friday, March 16th. The change is required to accommodate the bus transportation of hundreds of school-aged students to Storrs campus event. On Friday Area 2 parking within the student parking sections of Lots X and Lot L is authorized. As you probably know, Lots X and L […]

UConn’s ‘Lean Bean Pasta’ Dishes are a Winner

They’re vegetarian, low carb, gluten-free, high fiber and protein, and non-GMO. Dining Services’ four new ‘Lean Bean Pasta’ dishes are also award-winning. (Gail Merrill, Dining Services/UConn Photo) New Lean Bean Pasta dishes now available in all eight dining halls are high in protein, low in carbohydrates, gluten free, and taste delicious. They’re also award-winning. UConn […]