Donate Your Old Smartphone to Change Kids’ Lives

Yes, your old smartphone can change lives! Manos Unidas, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded by UConn faculty Dr. Marie Coppola ( has developed a smartphone app to help families in Nicaragua who have deaf children learn basic Nicaraguan Sign Language. iPhone or Android Disconnected from an AppleID or other ID (email for instructions if needed) […]

Photo Contest

Do you love taking photographs? We’re looking for your favorite photos of any of the UConn campuses to include in our 2020 Life Member Calendar! Learn more and submit your photos here Entries must be received no later than September 25, 2019 to be considered. For more information, contact: Jodi Kaplan at  

Dairy Bar September Specials

It doesn’t get any better than vanilla ice cream and apple pie! Our September Sundae of the Month is Apple Harvest: vanilla ice cream on a bed of graham cracker crumbles, smothered in apple pie filling, whipped cream, fall sprinkles, and a dash of cinnamon. $6.75 Milkshake of the Month: Chocolate Fluffernutter – chocolate milkshake […]

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

UConn is committed to providing students with disabilities equal access to educational opportunities. To accomplish this, UConn grants to students with documented disabilities reasonable and appropriate accommodations, which are academic adjustments or modifications made to elements of a student’s postsecondary program. The Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) is vested by the University with the […]

Update to Coordinating CSD Course Modifications

Course Modifications (Absences from Class, Extended Time on Assignments, Alternate Assignments) Letter to Teaching Professionals regarding process changes   Dear Teaching Professionals: The Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) is vested by the University with the authority to respond to students’ requests for accommodations by engaging in a deliberative, interactive process with each student and […]

Free – Yoga for Stress Reduction

Student Health & Wellness is excited to offer our popular Yoga for Stress Relief class this fall!  Our drop-in yoga classes emphasize mindful awareness and self-compassion. Each class includes a brief overview of yogic philosophy/techniques, a centering and/or body scan, yogic breathing, postures, and final relaxation.  All skill levels welcome, no prior yoga experience needed.  Classes […]

Food Truck Fall Specials

The Food For Thought Truck has new hours and new daily specials for the fall! Stop by and see us Monday through Friday from 11:00 am-4:00 pm on Fairfield Way. In addition to our daily entrees, we’re also serving up the following daily specials for fall: Monday: Potato steak chips – Freshly fried potato chips […]

Healthcare Enrollment: New GAs, Fellows, Interns

Fall 2019 Healthcare Enrollment for New Graduate Assistants, Fellows, and Interns New Appointments: Beginning August 23, 2019, newly appointed Graduate Assistants and eligible Graduate Interns/Fellows have 31 days from their start date to enroll in or waive healthcare coverage through the Connecticut Partnership Plan. For those who enroll, coverage is effective September 1, 2019. Proof […]