Safety, Health & Wellness

SHaW Once Again Earns Respected Accreditation

Student Health and Wellness (SHaW) at UConn recently earned full accreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).  AAAHC is the leading accreditation body for ambulatory health care, serving over 6,100 medical and dental practices, student health centers, ambulatory surgery centers and other medical facilities. The accreditation – which SHaW in various iterations […]

11/16 Bodyweight with UConn Recreation

  Tuesday, November 16, 2021, 2:00pm – 2:30pm Join Human Resources & UConn Recreation for 30-minutes of movement. Bodyweight Strength is aimed towards increasing muscular endurance and bone strength. Using just your bodyweight, you’ll be challenged through isometric holds, tempo changes, and full body movements for a well-rounded workout. All fitness levels are welcome!   […]

Deer Oaks EAP & Work/Life Monthly Newsletters

  Each month, Deer Oaks publishes an Employee and Supervisor Newsletter covering a variety of topics such as stress management, health and wellness, financial issues, and work/life balance, along with information on leadership, motivating employees, conflict resolution and tips on being an effective supervisor. Also find information on the Deer Oaks monthly online seminars and […]

11/4 Gentle Yoga with UConn Recreation

  Gentle Yoga is a slow-paced, relaxing practice that will include a variety of postures, breathing, and meditation techniques. This class is a perfect way to reset and refocus, concentrating on physical health and mental well-being. Date: Thursday, November 4, 2021 Time: 12:00pm – 12:30pm Presenter: UConn Recreation Microsoft Teams Link: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_YTgzNGQ4NWItZWQ1MC00YTdlLTgxY2YtOTUxY2ZmODg5ZGIz%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2217f1a87e-2a25-4eaa-b9df-9d439034b080%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22e17896bf-501c-4ceb-b52a-31465704ac59%22%7d Or call in (audio […]

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 […]

10/7 Kickboxing with UConn Recreation

Bodyweight Strength with UConn Recreation Bodyweight Strength is aimed towards increasing muscular endurance and bone strength. Using just your bodyweight, you’ll be challenged through isometric holds, tempo changes, and full body movements for a well-rounded workout. All fitness levels are welcome! Date: Thursday, October 7, 2021 Time: 12:00pm – 12:30pm Presenter: UConn Recreation Microsoft Teams […]

COVID-19 Health and Safety Resources

  To support a safe return to campus, the Department of Environmental Health and Safety has established a COVID-19 Health and Safety Resources Page that includes “Returning to Campus” training; campus guidelines on face coverings/masks, cleaning, visitors, and ventilation; available signage and supplies; FAQs; and other related resources. Thank you to everyone for doing your part to keep […]