Month: March 2019

Congratulations Dr. Ellyssa Eror

    Please join me in congratulating Dr. Ellyssa Eror for being awarded this year’s Unsung Hero Spirit Award.  UConn established the UConn Spirit Awards to honor staff and faculty for stellar contributions and dedication to civility in the workplace.  The Unsung Hero award recognizes staff that consistently goes above and beyond, without fanfare or […]

Nominate an Outstanding RA by 4/5

The RA Training and Development Committee on behalf of the Department of Residential Life would like to recognize RAs, Assistant Residence Hall Directors, and Residence Hall Directors on our team who have excelled in their role during the 2018-2019 year. All members of the campus community are encouraged to celebrate hardworking colleagues by submitting a […]

Donate Gently Used Clothes on Campus

Dates: March 26th- April 12th Got extra clothes? Closet due for some Spring cleaning? Consider donating gently used clothing to WAIM collection boxes located throughout campus. Windham Area Interfaith Ministry is a non-profit that meets the needs of the local community through a variety of resources and services. Clothing will be donated to the material […]

Women’s Advance Conference – Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 2019 Women’s Advance Conference on May 15 at the Storrs campus. The UConn Women’s Advance Conference is a professional development opportunity for women staff and faculty at all levels of the University that is designed to expand skills, increase knowledge, and enhance networks to promote a more inclusive and […]

Second Annual Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Conference

You are cordially invited to attend the 2019 UConn Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Stakeholders Call to Action Conference Friday, April 5, 2019 Great Hall, Alumni House, UConn Agenda: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  Registration and Light Refreshments 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Guest Speaker Presentations 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch and Roundtable Discussions […]

3/26 Student Accommodations for Scholars Day Ceremony

Sent on behalf of the Office of the Provost: Faculty and staff should note that the 26th Annual Scholars Day Ceremony at the University of Connecticut will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 5:30 p.m. at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts. This ceremony showcases the academic accomplishments of distinguished undergraduate students, honoring […]

Social Media and Health Research Conference

The UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media is hosting its 3rd annual conference, Social Media and Health, on May 16, 2019. Speakers include national experts in social media research on topics such as health promotion interventions, observational research, research ethics, public health campaigns, online patient communities and more. An exciting day of speakers and […]

Monday Meditation Class in Arjona

UConn community members (students, faculty, and staff) are invited to attend the free CMHS Meditation & Neurofeedback class, held Mondays during the lunch hour.  Participants can attend as many meditation classes as they like, no registration necessary. Classes are limited to 30 participants, on a first come basis. Spring 2019 Schedule: Classes will run from […]