Tuesday, August 21st, 2018
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Storrs Campus, Storrs CampusFairfield Way, near the library
It's time for the annual GSS Welcome Back event to welcome new grad students and kick off the semester for returning folks! Bring your grad student ID (or peoplesoft number) for free food and swag! This year, we will be featuring meat and vegetarian options from Food Extrovert and Banh Meee with Dairy Bar ice cream to follow. Come one come all!
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Avery Point CampusBranford House
Our annual retreat for faculty, staff and graduate students.
Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 130
We are currently working on the details for this week's seminar. Please check back for more information.
If you require an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at firstname.lastname@example.org and 860-486-4329 at least 5 days in advance of the event.
Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Storrs CampusISSS, McMahon 183
Are you an international student? Do you have an on-campus job, or are you interested in obtaining a driver's license? Attend our Social Security Services Day- this is the one day of the semester that the Social Security Administration comes to campus.
Requirements to participate:
1.) You must CHECK-IN at the ISSS Office (NEW Students Only)
2.) You must have your JOB or GAship OFFER LETTER - (1 paper photocopy)
3.) You must have your MOST CURRENT I-20 (if you are an F-1 student) or DS-2019 (if you are a J-1 exchange visitor) â (original and 1 paper photocopy)
4.) You must have your ELECTRONIC I-94 ADMISSION RECORD â https://i94.cbp.dhs.gov/I94/#/home (1 paper photocopy)
5.) You must have your PASSPORT ID PAGE with PHOTO and VISA PAGE - (original and 1 paper photocopy)
6.) You Must Have PROOF OF FULL-TIME REGISTRATION HISTORY (Enrollment verification w/ full history from the Office of the Registrar, Wilbur Cross Bldg.)
ISSS will begin reviewing applications at 12:30pm, but Social Security staff will not arrive until 1:00pm. Please do not arrive before 12:30pm to participate in the Social Security Services Day Event.
Thursday, August 30th, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storrs CampusESB 121
Graduate Program in Genetics and Genomics
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of Connecticut
Oral Dissertation Defense for the Doctoral Degree of
Glenn W. Milton
B.S., Quinnipiac University
Evaluation of the Epigenetic Regulation of Two X-linked, Autism Candidate Genes: X-linked Lymphocyte Regulated 3b and Transketolase-Like 1
Major Advisor: Dr. Michael OâNeill
Associate Advisor: Dr. Rachel OâNeill
Associate Advisor: Dr. John Malone
Examiner: Dr. Leighton Core
Examiner: Dr. Joseph LoTurco