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    Leveling the playing field

    Walking together to the Arnold Bernhard Library, it is an ordinary week day for...

    • Posted March 7, 2012
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    Autism’s angel

    When Shannon Fitzmaurice left to study abroad in Rome, she tearfully said goodbye to...

    • Posted February 29, 2012
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  • Adnan Babaic was born in Bosnia and, as a 1-year-old, barely survived an attack before his family moved to America.
    The Refugee

    Bosnian war causes family to start over in AmericaIt was April 1992 in Sarajevo,...

    • Posted February 22, 2012
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    Covering America’s bases

    A father and son's baseball journey across the nationMatt Buynak is not one who...

    • Posted February 15, 2012
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  • Michael Castro’s courage inspired other men in his fraternity to come out.
    The pride inside

    Imagine being in a room with almost 100 other students. You’re sweating profusely. You’re...

    • Posted February 8, 2012
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  • Amarone’s lifestyle is a unique one; she’s balancing her duties as Miss Connecticut and her MBA courseload.
    Miss Connecticut

    While Morgan Amarone looks like a regular Quinnipiac graduate student, her perfected smile and...

    • Posted February 1, 2012
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    This is me: A man with faith

    Moran is a member of a rare breed: a young American college student who...

    • Posted December 7, 2011
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    This is me: A hero’s son

    Keith Palmer doesn’t like to talk about what happened to his dad on Sept....

    • Posted November 16, 2011
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    This is me: leukemia survivor

    Katie Winkle was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia. She was 13 years old.

    • Posted November 9, 2011
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    This is me: The not-so-sweet life

    Jaime Kantor, 21, has Type 1 diabetes. These routine shots of insulin help her...

    • Posted November 2, 2011
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    This is me: Behind the veil

    Shamshad Sheikh walks through the Mount Carmel Dining Hall in search of the student...

    • Posted October 26, 2011
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    This is me: Holocaust survivor

    From the time Mira Binford was 1 year old, she and her Jewish family...

    • Posted October 19, 2011
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    This is me: Cookies without milk

    Katie Kirby reads a lot. Constantly, in fact. She’s learned exactly how to identify...

    • Posted October 12, 2011
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    This is me: The recruit

    This past summer, John McCarthy spent nearly 74 days completing Officer Candidates School at...

    • Posted October 5, 2011
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