Special Events, Programs, Receptions

Antisemitism Today

Antisemitism Today Monday, April 26, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. What is antisemitism? How is it unique from other forms of hate? How has antisemitism transformed today? What can we do about it? In collaboration with the Academic Engagement Network (AEN), UConn Hillel presents “Antisemitism Today,” featuring a panel of experts who will discuss these exact […]

03/10 Calling In the Calling Out Culture – Loretta Ross

Women’s Herstory Month Opening Loretta Ross is an award-winning, nationally-recognized expert on racism and racial justice, women’s rights, and human rights. Her work emphasizes the intersectionality of social justice issues and how intersectionality can fuel transformation.  Loretta is committed to changing our national dialogue and improving our work on human rights by inviting us to […]

3/11 Forging New Paths Through Conflict: Communicating

Forging New Paths through Conflict: Communicating with Clarity, Confidence and Compassion                Part of the Women’s Advance Spring Series Communicating in the midst of conflict can be difficult, particularly when we believe people are behaving inappropriately or unjustly, and/or our values and strongly held beliefs are being challenged.  This interactive workshop introduces participants to nonviolent communication […]

Starbucks Gift Cards at Blood Drive

  The Red Cross Club is hosting a blood drive this Wednesday, March 3 to Friday, March 5. It will be in the upstairs Bookstore community room. Appointments can be made from 10:00am to 3:00pm for every day of the drive. You can use this link to sign up! https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=1200 The Red Cross is giving out […]

1/21 MLK Jr. Living Legacy Convocation – Dr. Kendi

  The Office for Diversity and Inclusion is happy to announce that Dr. Ibram Kendi, a renowned historian and leading antiracist scholar, will be the keynote speaker at the 2021 MLK Jr. Living Legacy Convocation. Topic: How to be Antiracist? Implications for Individuals, Institutions and Society Date: January 21, 2021 Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm Format: virtual Other performances […]

Halloween Happenings

Find Fall Fun for All Ages, All Around Mansfield! The Town of Mansfield and the Mansfield Downtown Partnership invites residents and friends to celebrate Halloween with fun activities for all ages, all around Mansfield! From drive-in movies to drive-through fall feasts, Mansfield businesses, municipal departments, and UConn programs have some great (socially distanced) ways to […]