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Reaching Out to Local Youth

Reaching Out to Local Youth

On November 15, TEDxConnCollege held their first ever youth event in Cummings Arts Center. The event featured talks from over 20 students from several southeastern Connecticut middle schools. The theme for this specific event was “Worlds Imagined,” and it was the first and only TEDxYouth event to ever be hosted and facilitated by a college […]

SGA Update: Thursday, November 6

On Thursday, November 6, SGA had its weekly meeting in the Zachs Hillel House. In the first part of the meeting, the Director Smith was there to answer questions from students and listened to their comments and concerns. He re-emphasized the safety tips that were included in an email that Dean Arcelus sent out a […]

On Our Way to a Revitalized General Education

In 1973, Conn adopted the general education curriculum that we are familiar with now. On November 5, the faculty expressed their commitment to developing the framework of Curriculum ReVISION, a new general education curriculum, through an overwhelmingly lopsided faculty vote. Education is not static; it evolves to meet the needs of changing society. Our current […]

A Look Inside the Tunnel of Oppression

On Nov. 6 and 7, Residential Education and Living (REAL), Unity House and Office of Volunteers for Community Service (OVCS) orchestrated the Tunnel of Oppression for the second year. The Tunnel was created in the basement of Morrison and took students on a half-hour journey where they were shown a variety of moving examples of […]