Author: Alyssa

Exploring and Managing your Perfectionism Online Workshop

Student Activities is hosting a 9-week Online Workshop for undergraduate Student Leaders! Participants will work at their own pace online via HuskyCT, participate in weekly self-improvement activities, have the opportunity to meet with the facilitator team and receive of Certificate of Completion. Interested? Email Monique Golden at monique.golden@uconn.edu.

Jonathan Mooney Presents: The Short Bus

The Center for Students with Disabilities is proud and excited to welcome Jonathan Mooney, writer and learning activist, to the UConn community on Wednesday, April 4 to close out our 50th anniversary! Jonathan will talk about his journey as an individual with a disability, and his second publication, The Short Bus: A Journey Beyond Normal.  […]

Jonathan Mooney Presents: The Short Bus

The Center for Students with Disabilities is proud and excited to welcome Jonathan Mooney, writer and learning activist, to the UConn community on Wednesday, April 4 to close out our 50th anniversary! Jonathan will talk about his journey as an individual with a disability, and his second publication, The Short Bus: A Journey Beyond Normal.  […]

World Usability Day New England Conference – November 9, 2017

The 2017 World Usability Day New England event is coming to beautiful Connecticut. Join us on November 9th for a day of educational presentations at the University of Connecticut Student Union building. Learn about Accessible documents, Website Design and Compliance, User Experience, Universal Design, and the latest Assistive Technology for education and employment, as well as accessible design in the home and community.

Deaf Professionals: Breaking the Sound Barrier

UConn Interpreting Services and the Center for Students with Disabilities welcomes you to join us for a memorable event on Tuesday September 26, 2017, from 6:00-8:00 at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, CT. This is the first celebration of its kind in Connecticut, and our excitement in preparing for this occasion matches your excitement to attend!

KICKOFF EVENT: Ally Hilfiger & Surviving Chronic Lyme Disease

Students with chronic health conditions represent the second largest disability population at UConn. In an effort to increase awareness of invisible disabilities, the CSD will kick off their 50th anniversary celebration through a keynote and panel discussion with Ally Hilfiger about chronic Lyme disease. Join us in the Student Union Theatre on September 12th at 5:00 pm.

Beyond Access Scholarship Opportunity!!!

The Center for Students with Disabilities is pleased to announce that for the spring 2017 semester, we will be offering two scholarships, each in the amount of $500, to be awarded to first year students who have a learning disability and wish to participate in the Center’s Beyond Access Program. The Beyond Access program is […]