UConn Science Salon: How Schools Succeed by Nurturing the Whole Child

Thursday, November 9, 2017 | 6:00 pm-8:30 pm
The Lyceum
227 Lawrence Street

Hartford, CT 06106

You're invited to the first Science Salon of the 2018 series. We hope you'll join us for drinks, networking, and exciting discussion about How Schools Succeed by Nurturing the Whole Child, featuring the work of UConn's Collaboratory on School and Child HealthJoin our expert panel for a lively discussion about how teachers, researchers and schools in the state are helping the whole child be healthy, resilient, and ready to learn. 

Moderator: Desi D. Nesmith '01, '02, '09
Chief School Turnaround Officer, Connecticut Department of Education

Althea M. Brooks '91
Executive Director, Bridge to Success Community Partnership, Waterbury, CT

Sandy Chafouleas, PhD
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor, Department of Education Psychology, Neag School of Education, UConn 

Lindsay DiStefano, PhD, ATC
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology, College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, UConn 

$15 per person ticket price includes appetizers and a drink. Please RSVP by November 2, 2017. We look forward to seeing you there!

This program is approved for 1 Continuing Education Credit (CEC) by the UConn School of Social Work. UConn is approved by the CT Department of Public Health to provide continuing education credits for Social Workers (LCSW and LMSW), Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psychologists.

Questions? Please contact Caitlin Trinh, Alumni Relations, via email or call the Office of Alumni Relations toll-free at (888) 822-5861.

UConn Foundation
Office of Alumni Relations
2390 Alumni Drive
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 486-2240

Photographs taken at this event may be used in University and Foundation promotional and other materials.

No portion of the registration fee is tax-deductible. Fees will be used to offset expenses associated with this event.

NOTICE: The UConn Foundation solicits charitable contributions for the benefit of the University of Connecticut and is registered to do so in all states requiring registration. See our disclosure statement at www.foundation.uconn.edu/state-fundraising-notices.html.

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