Due to winter storm conditions, the University is closed today, Tuesday, Jan. 27. Day and evening classes are canceled. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for tomorrow will be posted this 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 are closed. snow closing guide
All Hartt Community Division activities are canceled today.
current as of 9:40 a.m., Jan. 27, 2015
David Bosso, who earned a Master’s degree in Educational Computing and Technology from the University of Hartford in 2004, is the 2012 Connecticut Teacher of the Year. As a Social Studies teacher at Berlin High School, Bosso aims to increase his students’ global awareness, appreciation for the enduring influence of history and culture, and understanding of current issues.
Travel grants that have taken him to Egypt, Israel, Japan, Saudi Arabia, China, and Ghana illustrate his work toward developing students’ global competency. For his efforts in the classroom and beyond, he was recognized by the Connecticut Council of the Social Studies for its Excellence in Social Studies Education award in 2009.
David Bosso - photo: Mark Wicander
Bosso has made numerous presentations on teaching practices, classroom management, and technology in his school, district, statewide, and regionally. In addition to active membership on the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Council for the Social Studies, he is currently the co-chair for the Northeast Regional Conference on the Social Studies to be held in April of 2012.
Bosso also holds a Master’s Degree in History from Central Connecticut State University, and he is currently enrolled in the Doctorate in Education program at American International College in Springfield, MA.