Month: October 2018

Mindful Eating Project

Please joins us for a virtual 12 week program for Mindful Eating!  This is an online/texting program to educate and support you to improve your mindfulness while eating. The program will include weekly topics and helpful tips.  Hope you can join us! Beginning Oct 29th.  Click to learn more For more information, contact: Jennifer […]

Depot Campus: Shuttle & Parking Update

Parking Services & Transportation Services has renewed its commitment to provide a full complement of services to the Depot campus. We are please report that regular shuttle service between the Storrs and Depot campuses was restored on Monday, Oct. 8 (map). In advance of enforcement efforts that will begin in the 2019-20 academic year, parking […]

CreateAT Hackathon for Students

We’re pleased to announce that this coming spring CreateAT will be hosted at UConn!  “What is this thing,” you might ask, “and why do I care?” GREAT QUESTION! CreateAT is similar to a hackathon, but it’s for students of all majors! We are bringing together Makers; any student who is a creator, problem solver, craft […]

Free Design Services Available to Departments

University Communications recently has assumed responsibility for graphic design services previously provided by the Document Production Center. Now called University Design Services, we provide free graphic design assistance to university departments. From posters and advertisements, to postcards and brochures, our experienced graphic design team will be glad to assist you in your latest project. All […]

10/28 Homecoming Weekend

ATTENTION STAFF AND FACULTY! Celebrate Homecoming with our fifth annual Huskies Forever 5K! See the campus like never before in this time certified, closed-road race. Returning this year – Lil’ Huskies Kids K held on the Sherman Track! Run or walk with your fellow huskies, students, alumni, family, friends, and the rest of the UConn community! The […]

10/11 World Mental Health Day Events

In honor of World Mental Health Day, we invite you to attend two on-campus events on October 11th featuring Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad.  Both events are free, and open to the public. “Social Disconnection as a Public Health Concern” 12:30-1:30pm Konover Auditorium, Dodd Research Center In this research-focused lecture, Julianne Holt-Lunstad PhD will discuss the long-term […]

EAP “Frontline Employee” – October 2018 Newsletter

Featured in this month’s edition: Learn the Five Steps of Suicide Prevention – “The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-8001273-TALK recommends awareness of the ‘five steps’…” Anger in the Workplace – “If you blow up at disappointments, or bark at others’ mistakes, then probably recognize…” ‘Amotivational Syndrome’ and Marijuana – “Does cannabis use foster apathy […]

Flu Vaccination Clinic at Work/Life Expo

A Flu Vaccination Clinic will be held on October 11 from 9am-2pm, Student Union, Room 304B, on the Storrs campus. Employees must bring their medical ID card to the clinic for insurance billing.  Western Connecticut Home Care, the contracted vendor, will direct bill insurance companies. Additional information, including a consent form, is available on the […]