Fall 2014 Alumni Event!
Join us for the Team Social Studies Fall Alumni Event!
Thursday, 11/13, from 5-6:30p in Gentry 144
(Drinks and merriment to follow at Geno’s in downtown Storrs)
The program includes:
– A discussion of the new CT State Social Studies Standards
– A presentation by 2012 grad Meghan Davis who founded BRAVE. BRAVE is a leadership program with a mission to empower all girls to develop leadership skills, build relationships through mentoring and provide service to the local and global community. Meghan will discuss the existence of gender roles in schools and society as well as the impacts of the socialization of those gender roles on teaching and learning as well as classroom culture.
*RSVP to Alan if you can attend.*
Opening Night Gala: Snow, Sand, & Strategy
6:00; May 5, 2014; The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History
The opening night celebration for the exhibit: Snow, Sand, & Strategy, which examins how weather and geography played a factor over the course of World War II.
This exhibit has been completed by the 5th year students in partnership with The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History. More information can be found here.