All posts by Amanda Perelli

About Amanda Perelli

Managing Editor
Journalism Major
Class of 2019
  • BREAKING: Finance chair Thomas Coe confronted by anti-child abuse activist, on leave from the university

    Quinnipiac finance department chair Thomas S. Coe is placed on leave with the university after being confronted by an anti-child abuse activist who said they have record of him chatting explicitly with a volunteer from the website...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • What’s wrong with America?

    “Several college women were celebrating their 21st birthdays.” “Country music was blaring and beer was flowing.” “Then all of a sudden, into ‘College Country Night!’ at the Borderline Bar & Grill stepped a man with a gun.”...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac Dining responds to food complaints

    Quinnipiac Dining removed the food products in question after two different social media posts were shared last week, when students allegedly found a snail, and what appears to be a small worm, in the fruit they purchased...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse head coach relieved of duties

    Quinnipiac University removed Eric Fekete from his position as the Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse head coach, effective immediately. Mason Poli, an assistant to Fekete for the past four years, has been named interim head coach. Fekete was with...

    • Posted October 6, 2018
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  • Lahey makes Hamden his permanent home

    Former Quinnipiac President John Lahey told The Chronicle that building a mausoleum in Hamden was a ‘family decision.’ “We wanted to have our final resting place and then we actually looked around,” Lahey said. “The decision was...

    • Posted October 5, 2018
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  • Lahey chooses Hamden as final resting place

    Former Quinnipiac president John Lahey plans to spend an eternity in Hamden.   John Nolan, president of Nolan’s Hamden Monument Company confirmed that the mausoleum at Saint Mary’s Cemetery on Whitney Ave. with “LAHEY” carved atop belongs...

    • Posted October 3, 2018
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  • What happened to Relay?

    In recent years, Quinnipiac University’s annual Relay for Life event has seen a drop in participants and overall money raised. The walk was held on the Quad, Saturday Sept. 29. The eight-hour-long walk-a-thon sponsored by the American...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • Critique your students’ work

    Here is a list of things I believe professors should take into consideration for their classes. A professor or mentors honest feedback is just as important as the work itself. Next time your students hand something in,...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac Student Injured in Hit-and-Run

    Reporting by Amanda Perelli and Jessica Ruderman  Hamden Police Department is searching for the vehicle that injured a Quinnipiac student in a hit-and-run Tuesday night on Whitney Ave. The student suffered from non-life threatening injuries to her...

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • Student dies in biking accident

    The Quinnipiac community is mourning the loss of sophomore philosophy major Anthony Massaro, 23, from Wethersfield, Connecticut. Massaro, known as Tony to friends and family, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, in an off-campus biking accident, according to an...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • Person arrested on Mount Carmel campus

    Hamden Police Department was called to Mount Carmel Ave. on Monday, Sept. 3 at 1:50 p.m. on reckless endangerment, according to a Hamden PD daily activity log. Josiah Chad Diaz-Cregan, an 18-year-old Meriden resident, was arrested for...

    • Posted September 4, 2018
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  • Sleeping Giant remains closed for start of semester

    The fall semester is underway, but a staple of Quinnipiac culture is missing. The 32 miles of the Sleeping Giant park and trails are indefinitely closed, as well as surrounding areas near local businesses. On Tuesday, May...

    • Posted August 28, 2018
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  • Dear Journalism Students

    Today’s Daily News layoff, of half the staff including editor-in-chief, Jim Rich, may have you believing that news is truly dying. But these drastic cuts are only preparing us – the media student, for the new wave...

    • Posted July 23, 2018
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  • ‘No more silence, end gun violence’

    ‘Hey—hey ho—the NRA has got to go.’ If you’ve been paying attention to the news even a little this month, you’d know that this past Saturday, March 24th cities around the globe participated in the March for...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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