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First American Studies Summer Institute Held

On August 4-6, the UConn ECE Central Office and Laurie Wolfley, the UConn ECE American Studies Faculty Coordinator, welcomed 15 instructors to the 2015 UConn Early College Experience Program’s three-day intensive summer institute on teaching interdisciplinarity and critical thinking in American Studies. At the event instructors listened to lectures, investigated items from Archives & Special Collections at the […]

UConn ECE Adds the Largest Instructor Cohort to Date

At the 2015 UConn ECE New Instructor Orientation, 191 newly certified instructors representing the largest cohort added to date were given the opportunity to meet each other, the UConn ECE staff and their faculty coordinators in day-long event on the Storrs campus. Participants were introduced to program policies and procedures, vast library resources, technology resources, […]

2015 Site Representatives & Academic Soup Conference

Over 275 educators, administrators and site representatives attended the 2015 UConn ECE Site Representatives and Academic Soup Conference, held on the Storrs Campus on February 23. Improvements to the registration process were introduced and panelists spoke of the impact concurrent enrollment is making at the high school and at the college. You can view the […]

UConn ECE at 2014 NACEP National Conference

On October 26-28, 2014, 800 leaders in concurrent enrollment education gathered in Chicago to discuss the growing phenomenon at the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships annual conference. Brian Boecherer, Wendi Richardson and Jessica Parker of the UConn ECE main office had the distinction to present at the conference. They spoke on topics ranging from […]

New Instructor Orientation 2014

UConn Early College Experience welcomed 174 newly certified instructors to the Storrs campus for a full-day orientation to the program. This was the largest class of instructors to join the program to date and included instructors in three new disciplines: Animal Science, Engineering, and Digital Media. We also welcomes new instructors from nine new partner […]

Special Re-Accreditation Announcement

All of us in the Office of Early College Programs and the UConn Early College Experience are pleased to announce the recent notification that our program has been re-accredited by the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships. This is an important milestone in the success of our program and shows our commitment to providing the […]

2014 Annual Physics Workshop

On April 30, 2014 about 50 high school UConn Early College Experience Physics instructors gathered on the Storrs campus for the annual Physics workshop. Participants from all over the state of Connecticut were treated to expert presentations, discussion on curriculum and policy, and hands-on lab experience. Prof. Dave Perry, the UConn ECE Physics Faculty Coordinator, […]