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#ThisIsAmerica: The Disenfranchised Voter (10/12/22)

#ThisIsAmerica¬†is a series that brings together UConn faculty, alumni, and students to discuss and unpack systematic racism, social justice, and human rights issues. It spotlights the individuals, organizations and movements fighting for justice and equity, and against oppression and white supremacy. In 2016, 6.1 million individuals were disenfranchised on account of a conviction, 2.47% of […]

Film Screening: The Loyola Project

Update: This event is postponed until fall 2022. We look forward to sharing this with you then! The Office for Diversity and Inclusion and the UConn Foundation invite UConn students, staff, and faculty to attend a film screening for¬†The Loyola Project. The Loyola Project follows the 1963 Loyola Ramblers men’s basketball team, the first NCAA […]

Real Talk: The Deadliest Disease in America with Crystal Emery

Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 6:00 PM via Zoom (Register HERE) The Office for Diversity and Inclusion is pleased to announce special speaker Crystal Emery as part of the UConn Foundation and UConn African American Alumni Council’s “Real Talk” mini-series on life-changing topics. Please join us for “Real Talk: The Deadliest Disease in America with Crystal […]