Month: May 2018

Free – Yoga for Stress Reduction

Please join us for our FREE summer yoga classes! Our yoga classes emphasize mindful awareness and self-compassion. Tuesday classes focus on form and technique, while Wednesday classes focus on Vinyasa flow.  Classes are open to students, faculty and staff.  All skill levels welcome, no prior yoga experience is needed.  Equipment is provided, just come dressed […]

Summer Closures at USM

Summer always brings construction projects and it is no different for Dining Services. Last summer we completed Phase 1 of our floor project at Union Street Market in the Student Union. This summer we will be completing the project with Phase 2. Phase 2 will impact our service at the Market. We have to remove […]

Chuck & Augie’s Summer Hours

Chuck & Augie’s will be open weekdays from 11:00 am – 2:30 pm through Friday, June 8th. The restaurant will then be closed for summer, re-opening Monday, August 20th. Be sure to stop in for a delicious meal made by their award winning chefs while you can! Go to for menus and more about […]

New Grain Bar Coming Soon to USM

Union Street Market is very excited to be opening a Grain Bar for the summer beginning Monday, May 21st. We will be featuring a Cold Grain Bar with your choice of Grain (Farro or Gluten-Free Quinoa), along with Beans, Seasonal Roasted Vegetables, Chicken or Tofu, and your choice of dressing. Please join us!

Interested in Diversity and Inclusion? Join RISE

The Office for Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) in partnership with the Division of Student Affairs will be introducing RISE (Reaching Inclusive Excellence)- a diversity education program, to all first year students this August 2018. The program will be a 1.5 hour interactive workshop led by a co-facilitator team (Faculty/Staff/Graduate Student & Undergraduate Student). The program will […]

5/14 Health Care Open Enrollment Fair

The Storrs Campus Open Enrollment Fair will be held on Monday May 14, 9 am-2 pm in the Student Union Ballroom (Room 330).  You are invited to stop by as representatives will be available to answer questions and assist you with your open enrollment decisions.  Representatives from Anthem State Bluecare, Caremark (Prescription Drugs), Care Management Solutions (HEP), Cigna […]

Ta’Shema Odoms Joins the Dean of Students Office

I am pleased to announce that Ta’Shema Odoms has accepted the position of Assistant Dean of Students. This search process garnered a highly competitive pool of qualified applicants. After an extensive interview process it was evident that Ta’Shema possesses the talent and skill set we are looking for in a new member of our team. […]