Month: November 2018

Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive!  According to the Connecticut Food bank, one in every eight people goes to bed hungry in Connecticut every night Help us change this! Looking for any non perishable donation!! Please make sure that the item has not expired           ** Dates: October 29-November 14**             **Box Location: Homer Babbidge Library (in […]

Nominate Students Today

Who are the students you know that are committed to ending discrimination and building a community on campus? You are invited to recognize and nominate outstanding student leaders from registered student organizations on campus for the 2019 Cohen Student Leadership Scholarship for Enhancing Community. The scholarship program is able to recognize students who have demonstrated […]

12/7 Gingerbread House Decorating Competition

Faculty and staff should save the date for the annual Winter Holiday Celebration and Gingerbread House Decorating Competition on Friday, December 7, 2018.  The event will take place 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Rome Commons Ballroom, Storrs Campus. During the event 30 teams will compete in a Gingerbread House Decorating Competition.    Enter Lottery to Participate […]

Internal Search for Asst Vice Provost for Finance & Administration

The Office of the Provost invites applications from current UConn employees for the position of Assistant Vice Provost for Finance and Administration. The full job description and application information is available online here. The position will be posted through November 20, 2018. If you have any questions about this position, please contact me directly at […]

11/13 UConn Testing Emergency Alert System

To the University Community: The University of Connecticut will test its emergency notification and alerting system, UConnALERT, on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 12:25 p.m. The test involves multiple messaging platforms. A notice will be posted on the UConn Alert website (alert.uconn.edu); an email will be sent to all students, faculty, and staff; and posts will […]

Dependent Child Tuition Waiver for Spring 2019

UConn and UConn Health offer certain employees a tuition waiver benefit for their dependent children who are attending UConn. The deadline for waiver applications for the spring semester is November 15, 2018.  More information on the Dependent Child Tuition Waiver benefit, including eligibility, can be found on the following Human Resources websites:  UConn or UCH. Applications for […]

Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

According to the Connecticut Food bank, one in every eight people goes to bed hungry in Connecticut every night  Help us change this! Looking for any non perishable donation!! Please make sure that the item has not expired           ** Dates: October 29-November 14**             **Box Location: Homer Babbidge Library (in front of main desk)*** […]

Ride to Vote at Mansfield Community Center

Need a ride to vote at the Mansfield Community Center on Tuesday Nov. 6? Two chartered coach busses will run directly from the Student Union to and from the poll at the Mansfield Community Center from 11am until after the polls close at 8pm. Vote UConn! For more information, contact: Peter Morenus at peter.morenus@uconn.edu