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Upcoming Academic Achievement Center Workshops

Wednesday, 10/28 7:00 p.m.- Igniting Your Motivation, Presented by Monique Negron

Tuesday, 11/3 7:00 p.m.- Learning From Exam Performance 

Thursday, 11/5 4:00 p.m.- 168 Hours: Work, Play, Study 

Thursday, 11/12 4 p.m.- Study better, faster, stronger

Are you interested in learning more about how to become a Learning Community RA?

Attend one of our info sessions:

Monday, November 9th
5:00 p.m.
Laurel Hall 205

Tuesday, November 17th
6:00 p.m.
Laurel Hall 205

Office of Undergraduate Research Funding Programs

SHARE Awards
Deadline: 10/26/15

OUR Supply Awards
Deadline: Reviewed on a rolling basis up to 4/15/16

OUR Travel Awards
Deadline: Reviewed on a rolling basis up to 4/15/16

UConn IDEA Grants
Deadline: 12/11/15 (Summer)
3/14/16 (2016-2017 academic year)

Little "I" Livest ock Show
Support the Animal Science Learning Community students by attending this event!
Sat urday, O ct ober 31st
8:30 a. m.-4:00 p.m.
Horsebarn Hill Arena

Leadership House at the Super Flag Event

Pre-Pharmacy House picking apples and pumpkins!

La Comunidad Intelectual House students learning more about public policy and behavioral changes in Latin America!

Global House participating in Lip Sync as part of UConn Homecoming

October 2015
Attend the Learning Community Research Connections Event!

ACUHO-I Living Learning Programs Conference

Jennifer Murphy and Kristen Glines, Learning Community Program staff, presented about the Learning Community Program at UConn, at the ACUHO-I Living Learning Programs Conference in St. Pete Beach, FL last weekend!
Learning Community Student Leadership Consortium (LCSLC)

Thank you to all who attended the last Learning Community Student Leadership Consortium (LCSLC) meeting in October.  The next LCSLC meeting will be held on Thursday, November 12th at 6 p.m. in Laurel Hall 306.

The Learning Community Student Leadership Consortium is comprised of all student leaders within the Learning Community Program; mentors, RAs, councils, Learning Community Ambassadors and the Learning Community Executive Council.
Learning Community Study Abroad Opportunitiy in South Africa


Are you interested in learning more about sustainable energy?
Take a class with two of our Learning Community Faculty Directors; Dr. Oksan Bayulgen, Global House and Dr. Richard Parnas, EcoHouse
Study Abroad in Turkey during Summer 2016


Happy October!  The Learning Community Office sends out newsletters monthly to update Learning Community students on events and opportunities going on both in the Learning Community Program and campus wide.  If you have awesome pictures or a cool story you would like to see added to the newsletter next month, please email livelearn@uconn.edu. 

We hope that the first half of the semester went well and we look forward to working with you as the year progresses.

The Learning Community Program Team
Melissa Foreman, Jennifer Murphy, & Kristen Glines

Office of First Year Programs & Learning Communities
Learning Community Program