From jet-skiing to climbing the highest mountain in Costa Rica; sightseeing in Paris, L.A., and D.C.; helping with flood relief, volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, and supporting their beloved Huskies at a baseball game, UConn students took spring break as an opportunity to expand their horizons.
Asian Nite on Feb. 25 lit up the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts with movement, color, and sound.
The 2016-17 HuskyTHON fundraiser, an 18-hour dance marathon that took place this past weekend, raised more than $836,174 for the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Nearly 2,000 students took part in the event.
The UConn African Student Association presented a fashion and cultural show, ‘Road to Zion,’ in the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 17.
Check out UConn’s Skydiving Team as they free fall and descend with open parachutes at Skydive Arizona during the USPA National Collegiate Parachuting Championships on Dec. 29.
Yes, it’s cold outside and the sky is gray, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had on campus.
This week, UConn Opera will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore in two performances at Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 29, at 3 p.m.
In this two-act comic operetta, when the Captain’s daughter falls for one of his sailors, the lovers experience rough seas. But in classic Gilbert and Sullivan style, true love wins the day.
Take a peek behind the scenes at the dress rehearsal.