Student Development Committee


The Student Development Committee, led by Jessica Lockwood, is responsible for carrying out USG's advocacy efforts pertaining to the professional and self development of students so as to ensure their success and wellbeing at UConn and beyond.


The goal of the Student Development Department at USG is to support the holistic development of students by providing programs and services that promote their personal, academic, and professional growth. The department focuses on both professional and self-development to help students acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for success in their chosen careers and personal lives. 


In terms of professional development, the Student Development Department at USG aims to provide students with opportunities to develop skills related to their future careers, such as leadership, communication, and problem-solving. The department also provides resources and guidance to help students explore different career paths and make informed decisions about their academic and professional goals.


In terms of self-development, the department aims to help students develop a strong sense of self-awareness and resilience. This includes promoting healthy habits and self-care practices, providing opportunities for personal growth and self-reflection, and fostering a supportive and inclusive campus community.


Overall, the Student Development Department at USG is committed to helping students become well-rounded individuals who are equipped to navigate the challenges of college and beyond. By focusing on both professional and self-development, the department seeks to provide students with a comprehensive set of skills and resources that will prepare them for success in all aspects of their lives.


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