Author: Janice Canniff

Campus Cleanliness & Disposal of Paper Masks

  To the Storrs Campus Community: UConn has experienced a noticeable uptick recently in the number of paper masks found discarded on lawns and walkways, in classrooms and rest rooms, and elsewhere on the Storrs campus. We commend the community for adhering to policies that require mask-wearing inside university buildings and recognize that people might […]

10/14 Work/Life EXPO This Thursday

  Work/Life EXPO This Thursday!  Date: Thursday, October 14th   Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm   Location: Student Union Ballroom  Over 50 internal and external vendors, including representatives from the Division of Student Affairs, will be available representing this year’s theme of Engage & Renew with your health, finances, family, personal and professional development, and more. We look forward to seeing […]

Flexible Spending Accounts Update

  The Office of the State Comptroller has informed Human Resources that a new vendor has been selected to administer Medical Flexible Spending Accounts (MEDFLEX) and the Dependent Care Assistance Program (DCAP). As a result, the Open Enrollment period for these flexible spending accounts will occur in November rather than in October. HR will share […]

National Work & Family Month Events-Work/Life Expo

  We urge all of you to attend the National Work & Family Month events including the Work/Life Expo and take away from the Expo and other events personal and professional resources and information that will benefit you throughout the year! The Work/Life Expo is on Thursday, October 14, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom! Employees […]

Star in UConn’s Next Commercial

  UConn students! Star in the University’s new commercial that will air during televised UConn Huskies games and in our stadiums. Submit your virtual audition by Thursday, October 7 at midnight via You must be available on October 19 and/or 20 on the Storrs campus. To participate, you must be vaccinated and available for COVID […]

Dairy Bar October Specials

Fall flavors are here!! Stop and try a cone, cup, or half-gallon of pumpkin before it disappears! Currently, open Wednesday through Sunday from 11am-8pm   October Specials Maple Walnut Toffee Sundae – Maple walnut ice cream, caramel, heath bar, walnuts, whipped cream, fall sprinkles, and a cherry. Pumpkin Espresso Milkshake – Pumpkin and Coffee Espresso crunch ice […]

DATTCO Exclusive Motorcoach Transportation Partner

  Beginning July 1, 2021, the University partnered with DATTCO as its exclusive motorcoach transportation provider. As we move through the Fall semester, we encourage any groups on campus looking to book motor coach travel to do so as far in advance as possible, preferably as many as 45-60 days in advance. Any bookings done […]

10/17 Clean Up Our Campus with the URC and ORCA

  Last spring, EcoHuskies, French Club, Fridays for Future, Honors Across State Borders, Junior Panhellenic Council, Mens’ Rugby, Pre-Med Society, ResLife, and Women’s Ultimate Frisbee student organizations each pulled a team together to join the UConn Recovery Community (URC) to clean up trash across campus. We collected almost 900 lbs.!   This fall we’re doing it […]