Student Activities

CO Alternative Break Applications Open

Help promote Community Outreach Alternative Break trips! We are recruiting participants for fall weekend, winter break, spring break, and spring weekend trips! Help share following link with your students to learn more and apply: For more information, contact: Carl Soares at carl.soares@uconn.edu https://communityoutreach.uconn.edu/alternative-breaks-trips-2022-2023/ Alternative Breaks are immersive service learning opportunities that enable participants to explore social issues […]

Thank You from Jonathan’s Challenge

Thank you to all who collaborated with Jonathan’s Challenge during the 2021-22 school year! A total of 1,853 students participated, and many students attended events and earned prizes like $100 Amazon gift cards, $10 Starbucks gift cards, Jonathan’s Challenge T-shirts, beanies, stickers, magnets, pins and lanyards. By partnering with Jonathan’s Challenge, we hope your events […]

Extended SLA Nominations

  Do you know an outstanding individual or organization who deserves recognition? You are invited to recognize and nominate outstanding student leaders, faculty/staff members, and organizations on campus for one (or more) of the University’s 2022 Student Life Awards! The Student Life Awards are designed to recognize individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to and leadership of the […]

Student Life Award Nominations Now Open

  Do you know an outstanding individual or organization who deserves recognition? You are invited to recognize and nominate outstanding student leaders, faculty/staff members, and organizations on campus for one (or more) of the University’s 2022 Student Life Awards! The Student Life Awards are designed to recognize individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to and leadership of the […]

Add Your Event to Jonathan’s Challenge

  Hello University Programs! Jonathan’s Challenge (https://kindness.studentaffairs.uconn.edu/jonathans-challenge/) is back and looking for program participation! The purpose of this challenge is to increase community engagement at UConn (and at your events!), which is especially important at this stage of the pandemic. With students remaining remote for the first two weeks of classes, we want to offer […]

Save the Date: Student Life Awards

  Do you know an outstanding individual or organization who deserve recognition? The Student Life Awards are designed to recognize individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to and leadership of the University community. Individuals and/or organizations may be nominated for a variety of awards recognizing scholarship, community service, outstanding programming, leadership, advocacy, school pride, and […]

Encourage Your Students to Get Involved

  Encourage your students to get involved and unleash their leadership potential with the Leadership Certificate Series, a program run by the Department of Student Activities-Leadership and Organizational Development! The Leadership Certificate Series encourages students to unpack and explore different areas of leadership. Spring 2022 Workshops will be offered in-person with an option of one […]

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 […]

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 […]