disABLEDperson, Inc announce our Fall 2017 National Scholarship Competition for College Students with Disabilities! This competition begins on September 12, 2017 and ends on November 12, 2017 for the award of $2000.00 (two thousand dollars)! To participate, follow these simple steps: Write an essay with no more than 1000 words. Next, you need to register […]
Internship applications with Congressional offices, federal agencies, non-profit, and for-profit organizations are open! Go to the following link to learn more and apply! Summer Internship Program
The elevator in UTEB is down for repairs until Friday, September 1st. If you have a class in this building on an upper floor, please contact your Disability Service Provider to discuss alternatives. Thank you!
“Planning is important for any teen on their way to college – but for those with disabilities, it’s absolutely imperative”, said Joseph Madaus, Professor of Education, Director of the Center on Postsecondary Education and Disability, and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Connecticut. In a UConn Today article titled, “Helping Your Student […]
University of Connecticut Interpreting Services (UCIS) is collaborating with the Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) to provide interpreted theatrical performances this summer! The third and final performance of the summer season, “Newsies”, is occurring right now and will be interpreted on Saturday, July 15th at 2:00. “Newsies” is a show inspired by the “Newsboy Strike of 1899” […]
Meet with Fortune 500 companies and government agencies looking to recruit new talent in all career disciplines. Admission is Free! For event details, please see the Career Expo Information Sheet. To pre-register online to attend this event, go to: www.eop.com/expo.
In order to provide students and faculty with the best spaces in which to live and learn, UCONN is undergoing a strategic master plan to construct and improve the campus. Please note that construction may inhibit daily routes and routines, as some areas may be closed in order to facilitate the completion of major construction […]
Each year, Learning Ally offers two endowed scholarship awards for outstanding students with print and learning disabilities. The top three winners from each program receive a $6,000 scholarship award and participate at a national celebration. College seniors and graduate students who are blind or visually impaired are eligible to apply. Applications are now open and […]
University of Connecticut Interpreting Services (UCIS) is partnering with the Connecticut Repertory Theater to provide sign-interpreted performances of Shrek the Musical—a raucous (and timely) musical extravaganza based on the award-winning DreamWorks animated. There will be two sign-interpreted performances: a student matinee on Friday, April 28 at 10 am and a general audience matinee on Saturday, […]
The Springboard Foundation is proud to award scholarships to full-time college students who have documented disabilities of any type deemed to be protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. June 15th (11:59 pm EST) is the Deadline for applications. The Foundation’s sole mission is to provide merit-based scholarships to college […]