Month: May 2018

Summer BBQ Beginning Soon at USM

Summer BBQ begins at Union Street Market (USM) on Wednesday, May 23rd, rain or shine! More information to follow but we’ll offer three different combos that will include hot dogs, burgers, ribs, and chicken along with potato salad, beans, corn on the cobb and watermelon…yum! The BBQ will be offered every Wednesday through August 8th. […]

Major Construction, Detours Starting in Storrs

UConn employees, students and guests are reminded that several major construction projects at the Storrs campus will result in road delays and closures starting this week, with some lasting for part or most of the summer. Notably, Hillside Road will be closed between Glenbrook and Gilbert roads starting Tuesday, temporarily eliminating the most commonly used […]

State of CT Health Care Open Enrollment

The 2018 – 2019 Health Care Open Enrollment for State of Connecticut employees begins Monday, May 7, 2018 and ends on Friday, June 1, 2018.  During open enrollment, you may change medical and/or dental plans, add or drop coverage for your eligible family members, or enroll if you previously waived coverage. You may also enroll […]

Peace Circles – Women’s Advance Conference

MaryJo Schwie Loughran, Staff Interpreter with UConn Interpreting Services, will be presenting at the 2018 Women’s Advance Conference on Wednesday, May 9th. In addition to her skill as a nationally certified ASL Interpreter, MaryJo has a passion for bringing her work around peacekeeping and conflict resolution to the UConn community. MaryJo studied Restorative Justice in […]

Fall Opening – Help Needed!

Fall Opening will be here before we know it! We are preparing to welcome the class of 2022 to campus! We are looking for our friendly staff to support our students and their families during fall move in.  With up to 3,600 new students moving in on Friday, August 24, and 4,000+ continuing students moving […]

CSD TechTeam Uses IDEA Grant for Hackathon

This spring, three students from the Center for Students with Disabilities Tech Team (CSDTech Team) were awarded an IDEA Grant from the Office of Undergraduate Research. The UConn IDEA Grant program awards funding to support self-designed projects including artistic endeavors, community service initiatives, research projects, prototyping and entrepreneurial ventures, and other creative and innovative projects. […]

CSD Survey Requesting Feedback re: MyAccess

The Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) is requesting feedback from faculty, staff and Teaching Assistants who taught during the Spring 2018 semester.  Please complete a short (5-10 min) survey regarding MyAccess, CSD’s online system. The survey questions ask about how MyAccess worked for you this semester to: see a list of your students with […]

Peace Circles – Women’s Advance Conference

MaryJo Schwie Loughran, Staff Interpreter with UConn Interpreting Services, will be presenting at the 2018 Women’s Advance Conference on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. In addition to her skill as a nationally certified ASL Interpreter, MaryJo has a passion for bringing her work around peacekeeping and conflict resolution to the UConn community. MaryJo studied Restorative Justice […]

Let’s Create a More Inclusive UConn – 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 and Undergraduate Student). The facilitator […]