Month: September 2018

Now Accepting Leadership Legacy Nominations

Looking for Student Leaders of Character! Call for Nominations University of Connecticut Leadership Legacy Experience   Faculty and staff are encouraged to recognize and nominate outstanding students who have demonstrated leadership, character, academic commitment and contributions to their community as candidates for the 2019 Leadership Legacy Experience cohort. This year-long experience is immersive, comprehensive, substantive, and […]

9/27 Helicopter Landing

Please be advised that the Student Union Mall will be intermittently closed to pedestrian traffic on Thursday, September 27 to accommodate two scheduled helicopter landings in conjunction with Lockheed Martin University Day at UConn. For more information about the event please visit LM University Day. For more information, contact: University Events and Conference Services at […]

Travel and Entertainment Policy

With the start of the semester we are asking all employees who travel, book and/or approve travel, and those who approve reimbursements to familiarize themselves with the Travel and Entertainment Policy located at: https://travel.uconn.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/481/2014/01/Updated-Policy-FY18-12.01.17.pdf Last revised in December 2017, it is essential for faculty and staff to comply with the policy, respecting and safeguarding our […]

Psychological First Aid

Student Health Services, in cooperation with Human Resources and the Division of Public Safety, have partnered together to deliver Psychological First Aid (PFA) training for UConn faculty and staff.  Psychological First Aid is an opportunity to infuse UConn faculty and staff with basic response techniques appropriate after a traumatic incident on campus. When interacting with […]

9/26 What’s For Dinner at UConn?

Hear representatives from Department of Dining Services (DDS) talk about the Big Three of Dining Services — Procurement, Preparation and Waste — and respond to student questions about the food you eat every day. Sponsored by Department of Dining Services, EcoHouse Learning Community and UCAFFE. Student Union Ballroom, Rm 331 3:30-4:30 pm For more information, […]

9/20 Wade Davis – Suicide Prevention Week Keynote

Suicide Prevention Week Keynote Speaker – Wade Davis 9/20/18, 7:00pm, Jorgensen UConn’s Suicide Prevention Committee, in partnership with SUBOG and Student Activities, is honored to host Wade Davis as our keynote speaker of this year’s Suicide Prevention Week.   Join us to hear more about Wade Davis’ personal journey lifting the “Mask of Masculinity,” and his […]

CPR/AED, First Aid, Bleeding Control Classes

UConn Rescue is excited to be teaching more training courses than ever before! This fall 2018 semester we will be teaching the following courses. 6 American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider CPR/AED classes (First time class takers) Healthcare Provider Recertification classes (recertification only) 2 AHA Heartsaver CPR/AED classes AHA Heartsaver First Aid […]

9/22 Alternative Break Training

UConn Community Outreach & USG (Undergraduate Student Government) are pleased to be co-hosting the annual Alternative Break Training Weekend September 22-23 for all student organizations and University programs running Alternative Breaks this year! To sign up, please log in to UConntact and sign up using this link; you will respond “I will be attending” under […]

Spam Phone Calls to University Lines

Numerous University phone lines have been receiving spam calls recently, even though UConn is on the Do Not Call registry.  It has been reported to the FTC. Unfortunately we don’t have the ability to block specific numbers, so we can’t stop these unwanted calls. Per the FTC, if you get a sales call or an […]