Many Christian students and faculty at the University of Connecticut partook in the religion’s annual Ash Wednesday practice yesterday by going to church to get ash crosses on their foreheads.Several churches on the Storrs campus offered special services for Ash Wednesday.
Students and staff evacuated from labs, classrooms and offices were waiting outside TLS and in the adjacent buildings, while fire trucks, UConn Facilities and Building Management and police cars were stationed outside. No injuries have been reported, Reitz said.
The University of Connecticut’s President announced Saturday night that she advocated for the creation a committee exploring how UConn students and faculty will be affected by President Donald Trump’s temporary bar on immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries
Student activist group UConnPIRG will strive to keep further gas pipelines from being built in Connecticut and to move the state toward an 100 percent renewable energy future with its new “lead” campaign
The plan titled “2020 Vision for Campus Sustainability & Climate Leadership” is an effort made by several operational and academic departments to establish UConn as a leader in sustainability and continue its efforts as a green campus
Staff from the University of Connecticut’s Residential Life program will hold a community meeting for a floor after its resident assistant found a note reading “All chinks should raped” with a swastika on her bulletin board display on Nov. 15.