UConn Early College Experience organizes several annual events aimed at instructors, site representatives, principals, and students in an effort to engage and inform the wide community. Information about each event can be found below. 



The UConn Avery Point Associated Student Government presents its 6th Annual Cardboard Boat Race

Congratulations to the 2016 winners Ellington High School!

The 2016 race was held on Thursday, September 22, 2016, 10:00-2:00. 


  • Your cardboard vessel must float with at least one person aboard.
  • Only cardboard and duct tape may be used.
  • Kayak paddles may be used during the race. Paddles will be provided at the event.

Don't want to build a boat? Well, every race needs an audience! Come out, watch the race, and cheer on your favorite boat(s). This year is sure to be an exciting time.

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