If there’s one club that wants to make some positive change on campus, it’s Active Minds. The University of Connecticut chapter of the national organization challenges the stigma surrounding mental health and educates college students about mental health resources available to them.
The University of Connecticut’s Undergraduate Student Government’s (USG) goals for the semester include connecting more with students and faculty and promoting diversity. USG Vice President Emmanuel Chinyumba, a seventh-semester political science major minoring in real estate, said he hopes USG’s governing board creates diversity on campus and hopes it is more successful than last year.
Storrs Center was transformed Saturday into a carnivalesque version of itself, with live music, booths and food attracting all sorts of people from across Mansfield. Celebrate Mansfield takes over Storrs each fall to showcase vendors, shops and services offered within our community through booths lining the streets.
The Beit HaGefen Arab-Jewish Cultural Center in Haifa, Israel is a microcosm of the city’s collective Muslim, Christian and Jewish culture said CEO Asaf Ron at the “Arab-Jewish Coexistence Panel” Thursday, Oct. 22 at the University of Connecticut.