UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!

UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!

This year, we celebrated CAP’s 50th Anniversary.

UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!

On October 28, 2017, over 250 people were in attendance, including program alumni, current and former staff, and visiting dignitaries such as State Senator Mae Flexer and the President of the Council for Opportunity in Education, Maureen Hoyler.

UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!

The keynote address was delivered by Mr. Francisco Borges, an alumnus of UConn’s first educational opportunity program for underserved students (CONNPEP) and the Chairman of Landmark Partners, a private equity and real estate investment company.

UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!

In addition to commemorating CAP’s legacy at UConn, this evening marked the launch of a new giving campaign to create scholarships for CAP students to study abroad.

UConn’s CAP Celebrates 50 years!