The University of Connecticut’s UConn Reads program has been created to bring together the entire University community – from students, faculty, and staff to alumni and friends of UConn, as well as citizens of Connecticut – for a far-reaching and engaging dialogue centered on a book suggested by the community. You are invited to join […]
The UConn School of Social Work is accepting applications to fill the position of Director of Admission & Financial Aid. Click here to learn more about the position. After over a 30 year career as the Director of Admission, Tilitha Conyers, MSW ’82 has retired. A celebration in her honor will take place on Friday, […]
“Missionary”, “Visionary” and “Advocate” are words that many use to describe Ted Carroll, president of Leadership Greater Hartford. For over 25 years, Ted has worked to build leaders in the region who have moved on to become mayors, police chiefs, top corporate and nonprofit executives, health care leaders and more. Leadership Greater Hartford’s motto is […]
The Latino Educational Series Workshop, Health Disparities and Latin@s: Micro and Macro Perspectives has been cancelled due to weather related issues.
Theater in Social Work: Creating Tools for Change Workshop – Thursday, November 3 is canceled. The workshop is rescheduled for Thursday, November 10, 6:00 -8:00 p.m.
Due to classes being cancelled today, Tuesday, November 1st, the presentation “On Being Latina” at 6:30 p.m. has also been cancelled.
All School of Social Work classes have been cancelled for the remainder of this week. There will be no classes held on Tues. 11/1, Weds. 11/2 , Thurs. 11/3 or Sat. 11/5. In addition, the Field Seminar scheduled for Friday, 11/4 has been cancelled. The Campus buildings will be open for your use.
Dean Salome Raheim has been named as one of the 100 Most Influential Blacks in Connecticut for 2011 by the state conference of the NAACP. Dr. Raheim and the other awardees will be honored during a December 10th luncheon at the NAACPs 46th Annual State Convention at the Hilton Hotel in Hartford. Comedian and civil […]
The 2011 winners for the Provost’s Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement were announced on October 10th. The School of Social Work is proud to have winners in three categories: Program: Puerto Rican & Latin@ Studies Project Graduate Student: Nicole Fink Alumni: Robin McHaelen MSW ‘94 The Puerto Rican & Latin@ Studies Project (PRLSP) is the recipient in […]
Christine Limone MSW ’96 has been named Director of Political Advocacy at the Connecticut Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW/CT). In her new role she is responsible for the organization’s advocacy functions in both the legislative and electoral arenas. After graduating from UConn with a concentration in community organization, Chris worked at […]