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Monday, January 26

A blizzard warning goes into effect for our area this evening and Connecticut has issued a statewide travel ban starting at 9 p.m. The University is now closed as of 3 p.m. today and will be closed all day tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 27.  Day and evening classes are canceled through tomorrow. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for Wednesday will be posted Tuesday evening. During the time that the University is closed, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries will be closed.   snow closing guide

All Hartt Community Division activities through tomorrow are canceled.

current as of 3:05 p.m., Jan. 26, 2015

University of Hartford Will Fight Dating Violence with Red Flag Campaign


Posted 09/21/2010
Posted by Meagan Fazio

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As part of its ongoing efforts to prevent dating violence on campus, the University of Hartford will host the Red Flag Campaign from Monday, Sept. 27, through Thursday, Sept. 30.

During that week, red flags will cover the lawn outside the University's Harry Jack Gray Center, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford. The flags will remind students to look for the different "red flags" that can signal their friends are victims of dating violence, including emotional abuse, excessive jealousy, isolation, victim blaming, coercion, and stalking. Posters around campus will encourage students to speak up when they see these red flags in friends' relationships.

The University is one of eight campuses across Connecticut participating in the campaign.

The Red Flag campaign was launched at 10 colleges in Virginia in 2006. Since then, it has spread to more than 100 campuses in more than two dozen states.

For more information on the campaign, please visit TheRedFlagCampaign.org or contact Patricia McKenna-Grant, director of the University's Connections Health Education & Wellness Center, at mckenna@hartford.edu or 860.768.4077.

The photo below shows red flags on the University of Maryland's College Park campus. Courtesy of the Red Flag Campaign's Facebook page.

Red Flag Campaign