Month: November 2021

2022 Spirit Award Nominations

Sent on behalf of Christopher Delello, Chief Human Resources Officer. Dear Colleagues, Over the past few years, the Spirit Awards have become an important way for the University to acknowledge our employees’ tremendous contributions to the mission and advancement of the University and our core values. Now is the perfect time to nominate a fellow […]

Do Your Students Need to Reschedule a Final Exam?

  UNDERGRADUATE FINALS RESCHEDULING FALL 2021 Undergraduate Students may receive permission to reschedule final exams that take place during final exam week if they are “bunched” or if a student has an “extenuating circumstance.” If approval is granted, it is expected that students will inform instructors of their conflict(s) prior to the final. Fall 2021 Final Exam Rescheduling for bunched […]

CSD Final Exams Services

  CSD’s Faculty Assessment (Test) Administration Services for Final Exams Students with disabilities approved for assessment (test) accommodations by the Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) have been emailed information regarding final exam procedures. If CSD will be administering and proctoring exams on your behalf, please note the following:   If your final exam is […]

Benton: A Holiday Sale at the Gift Shop

  A Holiday Sale At The Benton Gift Shop Tuesday 11/30/2021 to Saturday 12/04/2021 New items have arrived at the store for your holiday shopping.  Jewelry, scarves, socks, hats, gloves, cards, stocking stuffers and many more holiday gift items. 20% off all regular priced items in the store (Museum Members receive 30%) Museum Hours: Tuesday […]

University Employees Town Hall December 1, 2021

  Please join UConn President Dr. Andrew Agwunobi and other University leaders for an employee town hall on Wednesday, Dec. 1, to discuss plans for the spring semester, masking, vaccinations and boosters, telecommuting, and to answer related questions. Use the link below to watch a live stream of the event. Viewers are encouraged to send […]

Nominate a Student Leader: Cohen Scholarship

  Are you an undergraduate student or do you know an undergraduate student that has actively participated in their registered student organization?  Have you or them demonstrated a significant and active commitment to eliminating bigotry, prejudice, and discrimination and to fostering tolerance and understanding among the campus community as a direct part of an active […]

UCPEA – Holiday Time

  To UCPEA members: The following information is being provided to all UCPEA bargaining unit members to clarify the process of earning compensatory time on a working holiday when there is an early release or late opening. Article 8 of the UCPEA contract states: Any employee who is required to work on a legal holiday shall […]

Reminder: Open Enrollment for MEDFLEX/DCAP

  The open enrollment period for the DCAP and MEDFLEX 2022 Plan Year will be exclusively online through Friday, November 26, 2021. To start the online process, employees should visit the Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) website and click the Enroll link. Follow the prompts to register and enroll in the chosen plan(s). Effective with this […]

Spring Break: Alternative Break Trips

  Faculty and Staff – can you please share this information with your students in your programs and classes. It is beneficial experiential learning program to support with student development and growth as active citizen leaders in our community. We appreciate your support. – Carl Soares Community Outreach’s Alternative Breaks 2021-2022: Do you have a passion […]

Message From the Dean of Students

The message below was sent by Eleanor JB Daugherty, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students, to students on all campuses on November 12, 2021 Subject:  Think Spring   Hi there Huskies, First, shout out to the incredible folks who joined me in the Confronting COVID panels on our campuses.  It is […]