New Director of Health Promotion and Community Impact

I am pleased to announce that Karen McComb, M.S., has accepted the position of Director of Health Promotion and Community Impact.  Karen will be joining Student Health and Wellness at UConn starting August 30, 2019.  Karen brings over 20 years of experience, with a concentration in progressively responsible roles within student affairs in higher education.  […]

UConn Recreation Welcomes New Staff

Meet the newest members of the UConn Recreation Team: Beesanne Kurzum, Coordinator for Special Programmatic Initiatives Beesanne attended the State University of New York College at Cortland where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Anthropology, as well as her Master’s Degree in Management of Leisure Services. Beesanne is originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. […]

July Fun in the Sun

Summertime is a great time to explore Mansfield! The Mansfield Downtown Partnership invites you to head over to Downtown Storrs for concerts, movies, and more! July Events: Thursday, July 18 – Summer Concerts on the Square: GreenHouse – FREE! Saturday, July 20 – Summertime Saturday Puppet Show Seriesat the Ballard Institute & Museum of Puppetry: A Woodland Cinderella by Deborah Costine […]

Spots Still Open for Husky WOW Welcome Tables

In an effort to offer more materials and a better experience for incoming UConn freshmen, Student Activities will be lining Fairfield Way with welcome tables representing different departments and offices from on and around UConn’s campus. Friday, August 23rd is when all the incoming freshmen move in and we are hoping to provide answers to […]

7/16 Spring Valley Student Farm Butterfly Workshop

UConn Spring Valley Student Farm – Monarch Butterflies and Milkweed Presentation Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Presentations held at 5:00 & 7:00 PM Student led tours run continuously from 3:00-8:00 PM What is special about Monarch butterflies and milkweed? Come to UConn Spring Valley Student Farm (SVSF) to learn about this magnificent butterfly species and how […]

7/17 C&C Janitorial Now on HuskyBuy

Effective Wednesday July 17, 2019 departments will now be able to order janitorial supplies on HuskyBuy through university supplier C&C Janitorial Supply. HuskyBuy As part of a university-wide effort, Central Stores will no longer carry janitorial supplies and departments will now order those supplies through HuskyBuy. Three separate catalogs have been set up: one for […]

Mark Flynn Selected to Receive Award

Congratulations to Mark Flynn, who works in the Department of Student Activities.  Mark has been selected to receive an award to be presented at the 2019 Division of Public Safety Promotion and Award Ceremony on Thursday, August 1, 2019. The Division of Public Safety recognizes members of our agency for exceptional performance and going above […]