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Friday, October 28th, 2016
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Storrs CampusDodd Center Room 162
Join Katie Fuller, curator of the Race & Revolution art exhibit currently on display at UConn Stamford, for a interactive workshop that engages the them of racism in the American Revolution through the lens of artistic response.
Monday, October 31st, 2016
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Storrs CampusWilbur Cross
Undergraduate students: last day to drop a course.
Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Storrs Campusvon der Mehden Hall, UConn Fine Arts Building
Please join us for the Neag Schoolâs annual Educational Leadership Alumni Forum, featuring:
UCAPP alumna Alicia Bowman â01 (ED), â02 MA, â08 6th Year â Principal of West Woods Upper Elementary School, Farmington, Conn.
ELP alumnus Joseph Macary â94 (CLAS), â05 ELP, â16 Ed.D. â Superintendent of Schools, Vernon, Conn., and Neag School alumni board member
Our featured guests will speak on leadership and their preparation program experience at UConn. There will also be an opportunity to network. Light refreshments will be served.
Visit http://s.uconn.edu/edlralumni for more information and to RSVP.
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Storrs CampusKonover Auditorium, Dodd Research Center
In this documentary about student-athletes in NCAA Division I sports (football and basketball), the filmmakers contrast the revenues from these sports to the costs/benefits borne and received by student-athletes.
The film balances the passion of college academics and athletics with concerns for the safety and education of the players.
Watch the film trailer at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SGtoOFoEuM
Film will be introduced by the film Director Bob Demars.
***Panel Moderator: Dr. Laura Burton, UConn Associate Professor, Sport Management, Neag School of Eucation. Her research interests include how the experience of sport participation influences womenâs career progression in business management and sport management. She is Editor in Chief of the Journal for Intercollegiate Sport, and a former athletic trainer.***
James W Doran Jr, MS, ATC, UConn Assistant Athletic Trainer Menâs Basketball. He is the past President of the Connecticut Athletic Trainersâ Association and currently serves as a member of the Governmental Affairs Committee. He also serves on the Executive Council as the Treasurer of the Alliance for Intercollegiate Sports Medicine.
Dr. Joanne Conover, UConn Associate Professor of Physiology and Neurobiology, http://conover.lab.uconn.edu/. Her research interests include assessing traumatic brain injury that develops following several concussive head injuries. She chairs the Goldwater Nomination Committee, is involved with SURF, University Scholar and McNair fellowship programs, and is Director of UConn's Women in Math, Science, and Engineering (WiMSE) Learning Community from 2013-2015.
Katherine Price Snedaker, LCSW, Founder and Executive Director, PINKconcussions; http://www.pinkconcussions.com/. Her research interests include how is female and male athletes' differently experience concussion. She publishes in peer reviewed journals and presents her research findings at national and state concussion conferences.
Dr. Kathleen Segerson, UConn Professor of Economics and Chair of the President's Athletic Advisory Committee. She is a UConn Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor and a UConn Alumni Association Distinguished Professor of Economics. Her research focuses on the incentive effects of alternative environmental policy instruments, with particular emphasis on the application of legal rules and principles to environmental problems. She is a member of the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources of the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences.
Light refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m., with the film screening at 4 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
OtherGlastonbury High School
Advance your career in education. Graduates are awarded a Sixth-Year Diploma in educational administration and are eligible for the (092) certification enforcement as an intermediate administrator in the state of Connecticut. Attend a UCAPP information session to learn more.
For more information, visit http://s.uconn.edu/UCAPPInfoSessions