All posts by Amy Thorpe

About Amy Thorpe

  • Politics, public image and the press

    From national news outlets to student media, the tension between journalists and the governing bodies they keep in check has seemed to have reached a high point. In a country built on free speech and free press,...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • An Election Reflection

    A historic number of women elected into Congress after 2018 election. A record-breaking number of women who ran for Congress during the 2018 Midterm Election emerged victorious on Tuesday, Nov. 6 and are poised to bring diversity...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Social Media IRL

    Following the mass shooting at the Squirrel Hill Synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday, Oct. 27, officials are investigating the digital footprint of the alleged shooter, Robert Bowers. His online activity reveals the dark inner workings of social...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • GSA seeks allies

    Members and allies of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community came together on Thursday, Oct. 11 to celebrate coming out and to raise awareness for LGBTQ+ civil rights issues in honor of this year’s National...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Out of the darkness

    Seven hundred people showed their support for suicide prevention and awareness at Hamden’s 8th annual Out of the Darkness walk on Sunday, Oct. 7. Since 2004, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) has hosted the Out...

    • Posted October 9, 2018
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  • Building hope around suicide

    The inspiring story of Kevin Hines, who attempted and survived suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge, was spread among Quinnipiac students at a screening of Hines’s recent documentary Suicide: The Ripple Effect, Monday, Oct. 1....

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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