Author: Janice Canniff

Ethics Reminder: Contracts with the State

The University Guide to the State Code of Ethics includes prohibitions concerning state employees and their family members who wish to contract with the University.  Specifically, employees, their immediate family members, and/or a business with which an employee or his/her family member is associated may not enter into a contract with the state valued at […]

Care Package Drive for Veterans

Join the Military Veteran Care Package Drive. The Office of Veterans Affairs and Military Programs invites you to take part in its 4th annual competitive care package and holiday letter drive. Collected items will be donated to the Southpark Inn (Hartford, CT) and Homes for the Brave (Bridgeport, CT), two organizations dedicated to providing comprehensive services to […]

12/1 – 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 1, 2017.  The event will take place 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Rome Commons Ballroom, Storrs Campus. During the event twenty-five teams consisting of five faculty and/or staff members will compete in a Gingerbread […]

11/10 Veterans Day Ceremony

Come join Veteran Affairs and Military Programs as we commemorate all student and faculty Veterans with our annual Veterans Day Ceremony. November 10th, 11AM on the Great Lawn in front of the Ultimate Sacrifice Memorial. Guest speakers this year will be General Hedenberg and Senator Chris Murphy. Refreshments will be served immediately after the event […]

11/14 Provost’s Awards – Excellence in Public Engagement

You are cordially invited to a reception honoring the recipients of the 2017 Provost’s Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. (formal program will begin at 4:15 p.m.) The event will take place at the Centennial Alumni Center, Storrs campus. Kindly respond by November 10 to University […]

UCPEA Job Inventory Worksheet Town Hall Meeting

The Town Hall meetings for UCPEA members to complete their Job Inventory Worksheets will be held at the Student Union Theatre on: November 3, 2017 – Session 1 – 9:00am to 10:30am – Session 2 – 2:00pm to 3:30pm These sessions will also be recorded and available for viewing on the HR Website: For […]