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Monthly Archive for April, 2010

: April, 2010

The Future of Spring Weekend?

Two Facebook groups that I recently stumbuled upon discuss the future of Spring Weekend. One group, “UConn Executitve Plan to end Spring Weekend!!!”,  details suggestions made by the Student Life

Spring Weekend From A Froshie Prospective

I couldn’t call this a UConn blog without mentioning Spring Weekend. It’s big news. In fact, the Huffington Post picked up The Daily Campus’ coverage of Thursday night at Carriage. To get a better

GHS Band Gets Extended Vacation In Greece?

Hearing about the adventures of the GHS Band in Greece reminded me of some happy memories of the band’s China trip. It was probably one of my most memorable experiences of high school. After we had

The Dorm Fire Alarm Goes Off At The Best Of Times

Today is Open House at UConn. Many new students and families are walking around campus. Some were getting tours of select rooms in my dorm when the dorm was evacuated due to a fire alarm. Ironically,
Categories: General, Second Semester

USG Election Results

According to Facebook, incumbents Tom Haggerty and Donald Clive Richards, have been re-elected to President and V.P. positions respectively. Brien T. Buckman, won the election for USG Comptroller,

Pre Spring Weekend MP3 Featues UConn Celebs

I don’t remember exactly where I found it but some UConn celebs — members of USG and the media — were featured in an mp3 about Spring Weekend. The roster includes UCTV star Joey Homza, USG President

USG Giving Out Free Swag

The USG is giving out free t-shirts and headbands on Fairfield Way right now, if you can prove that you voted in their online elections. My best advice is to go into the library and print our your

Justin Bieber’s “Baby” Goes Woodwind

One of the awesome parts of the college experiences are the sounds. If you walk down any dorm hallway during the waking hours, chances are that you’ll hear someone blasting a cool mashup, remix or a

Rocking The Vote at UConn: Candidates Vie For Office, Advertisments Galore in The Dorms

The canvassers are out, sliding little pieces of paper advertising candidates under the door. The ballots are being collected (electronically). It’s Undergraduate Student Government Elections at

Husky Pride Hits Campus and Facebook After Women’s NCAA Win

It’s not really news anymore that the legendary UConn Women’s Basketball team won the NCAA title. Undefeated. Again. I had to say it for a second time. They are AMAZING! 😀 My Facebook news feed has