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April 25, 1997
Connecticut Higher Education
Community Service Awards
As director of the program, Simmons supervises a group of UConn students who live in Hartford each semester. While in the city, the students work in the field and attend seminars on urban problems. She has developed the program into a model from which students develop a lifelong ethic of service - using the city as a classroom.
Simmons and other winners were honored April 17 during a ceremony at the state Capitol.
On-line expenditure approval
For more information and for instructions to receive access to this process, contact Josie Nason in the Accounts Payable Department at 486-4137 or by e-mail at: APAY15@uconnvm.uconn.edu.
Need stuff? Head to the
The Free-for-All will be held Saturday, May 3 (May 4 is the rain date) outside McMahon on Hillside Road. Bring goods to the McMahon Hall director's office through May 3. For more information, call 486-3801.
Center to host show of
One of the artists is Dorr "Kelly" Skeels, a Storrs resident since 1971. Skeels, a retired geophysicist, has often attended UConn geology department meetings. His paintings include landscapes of the Rocky Mountains.
Proceeds of painting sales will benefit the center. The show opens Saturday with a reception from 2-4 p.m., with viewing continuing until 4:30. The show continues Sunday from 1-3 p.m.
The Mansfield Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is located at 100 Warren Circle. For information, call 487-2300.