This Week at UCTV

As midterms continue and we countdown to Spring Break, UCTV has been busy with new videos from Sports and Entertainment, News packages being created, and LIVESTREAMING!

Yes, UCTV is now Livestreaming events! This Saturday and Sunday, UCSPAN livestreamed HuskyTHON. Viewers were able to see their friends and family dance the night away in this 18 hour dance-a-thon, which made a record breaking amount of $836,174.52 #FTK. Our livestreams can be viewed on Facebook or at www.livestream.com/uctv14.

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Check out one of the latest videos in UCTV Advertising’s #UConnLife series! This edition highlights all the epic dancing and fundraising done at HuskyTHON 2017–watch it here!

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The UCTV News Team is busy working on great packages covering exciting events, such as Zumbathon! The UConn Recreation Center held their 7th annual Zumbathon event, a 4-hour fitness marathon that benefits UConn’s HuskyTHON and the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center! Be on the lookout for our news team’s great reporting and content on our youtube channel and social media.

UCTV’s Entertainment department released the second video in the Ghost Pepper Game Party series–watch Ryan and Lucian battle with ghost peppers once again in this new episode!

And finally, a lot has happened with UConn Basketball and UCTV’s Sports Department! Watch as the Women’s Basketball team made history by achieving 100 wins, and the Men’s Basketball team win against the Memphis Tigers in a great 2nd half comeback.

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Starting Spring Semester

The Spring Semester has started–it’s cold but there’s a lot going on, especially here at UCTV! Take a look at what’s been going.

The 2017 Spring Involvement Fair

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UCTV board members tabled at the involvement fair on Wednesday, January 25th in Gampel. We worked to recruit new members for all our departments while showcasing some of our equipment. Weren’t able to stop by? Here’s a list of our departments and their meeting times:

Advertising: Monday’s at 7:00, SU 316

Entertainment: Tuesday’s (email entertainment@uctv.uconn.edu for schedule)

Marketing: Thursday’s at 5:00, SU 322

News: Tuesday’s at 5:00, SU 410

Sports: Monday’s at 6:00, SU 303/325

UCSPAN: Thursday’s at 6:30, SU 322

Also, click here to watch UCTV Advertising’s video of the Involvement Fair, as part of their newest series “UConn Life.”

Livestream

UCTV has begun livestreaming! To see what we started doing, click here to watch Joint Elections Info Session from January 30th. Be sure to be on the lookout for more livestreamed events!

UConn Life/Spotlight series

As mentioned previously, UCTV Advertising has started a new video series, UConn Life, along with the UConn Spotlight series.

UConn life will feature great snapshots of the UConn lifestyle, ranging anywhere from the Involvement Fair to Dog Therapy!

The UConn Spotlight series focuses on highlighting student clubs/organizations or awesome individuals on campus that have interesting stories to tell. Watch the latest installment in the series for one of UConn’s newest clubs, The Cannoli Club!