Activities Archive

2017 Spring Semester Activities

Service Learning: Faculty Fellows Orientation - Wednesday, January 11 & Thursday, January 12

Implicit Bias: An Exhibit on Implicit Bias & How it Affects Our Everyday Thoughts & Behaviors (Storrs Campus) - Monday, January 16 - Tuesday, February 28

Museum Community Event: Connecticut Kids Fair - Saturday, January 28 and Sunday, January 29

UConn Involvement Fair - Wednesday, January 25

UConn Teale Lecture: The Sixth Extinction - Thursday, February 2

Public Engagement Forum Meeting – Tuesday, February 7

Service Learning Student Focus Group - Tuesday, February 7, 11:30-1pm in Rowe 331E

Museum Lecture: Molecular Plant Remains at Archaeological Sites - Saturday, February 11

Museum Lecture: A Sea Vegetable Saga - Sunday, February 19

Museum Community Event: Connecticut Flower and Garden Show - Thursday, February 23  - Sunday, February 26

UConn Reads: Eboo Patel to Visit - Wednesday, March 1

Implicit Bias: An Exhibit on Implicit Bias & How it Affects Our Everyday Thoughts & Behaviors (Hartford Campus) - March - April

Museum Field Activity: Look Up! It’s the Winter Milky Way - Friday, March 3

Museum Workshop: Bone Identification - Saturday, March 11

Eastern Region Campus Compact Conference - Wednesday, March 15 & Thursday, March 16

Museum Workshop: Scientific Illustration – Insects! - Saturday, March 18

Museum and Friends of the Office of State Archaeology (FOSA): Special Presentation/FOSA Annual Meeting - Saturday, March 25

BRAVE Leadership Conference - Sunday, March 26

UConn Teale Lecture: Building Capacity for Adapting to Climate Change - Thursday, March 30

Connecticut Science Olympiad - Saturday, April 1

Barbara Jacoby UConn Service Learning Visit - Tuesday, April 4

Innovation Nights - Monday, April 10

Museum Day Trip: Plymouth Plantation, MA - Saturday, April 15

Service Learning Expo - Wednesday, April 19

UConn Teale Lecture: The Nile Project - Wednesday, April 19

UConn Teale Lecture: The Nile Project (Special Musical and Cultural Performance) - Thursday, April 20

Museum Special Series: Exploring Connecticut’s Towns–Whitneyville! - Saturday, April 22

Museum Lecture: People & Oceans: From Robust Frontiers to Fragile Environments History - Saturday, April 29

Exhibit Opening: Army Ant Guests - Sunday, April 30

Museum Lecture: Management of Timber Rattlesnakes - Saturday, May 13

 

2016 Fall Semester Activities

Public Engagement Forum Meeting – Thursday, September 15

Constitution Day – Friday, September 16, 2016

Envisionfest Hartford – Saturday, September 17, 2016

UConn Fall Open House – Sunday, September 18

Celebrate Mansfield Festival – Sunday, September 18

Community Event: Hammonassett Festival – Saturday and Sunday, October 1 – 2

Museum Field Activity: Mysterious Mushrooms – Saturday, October 8

Museum Field Activity: Archaeology Field Workshop—Learning The Basics – Sunday, October 9

2016 Provost Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement (Nomination Deadline) – Friday, October 14

Connecticut Archaeology Fair – Saturday, October 15

UConn Teale Lecture: Just sustainiblities: Re-imagining e/quality – Thursday, October 20

Museum Field Activity: Walktober- Canterbury’s Captain John Clark Property – Friday, October 21

UConn Alumni Weekend – Friday, October 21 – Sunday, October 23, 2016

Farm-to-Table Breakfast (Part of Alumni Weekend), Saturday, October 22

UConn Fall Open House – Sunday, October 23

UConn Teale Lecture: Our Rivers on Drugs – Thursday November 3

Museum Field Activity: Exploring Connecticut’s Towns–Canterbury! – Saturday, November 5

Museum Special Presentation: Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum” featuring Emeritus State Archaeologist Nick Bellantoni – Thursday, November 10

Museum Lecture: From Poultry to Penguins: What Came After UConn – Saturday, November 12

Service Learning: Service Learning Fellows Call for Applications (Due Date) – Friday, November 14

2016 Provost Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement – Thursday, November 17

Museum Lecture: The Botany of Thanksgiving – Saturday, November 19

UConn Teale Lecture: Wanting the Wild – Thursday, December 1

Museum Lecture: Connecticut’s Early European Settlers – Year 2 Excavations – Saturday, December 10

Museum Day Trip: American Museum of Natural History, NYC – Saturday, December 17