All posts by Andy McDonough

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  • Students visit Yankee Stadium to see Pope

    Twenty four Quinnipiac students, led by Father Jonathan Kalisch, traveled to New York last weekend to see Pope Benedict XVI. "I'm really excited, I think it's a once in a lifetime opportunity," said junior biology pre-med major Gloria...

    • Posted April 23, 2008
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  • Are textbooks worth it?

    I doubt that I am the only one who cringes when it is time to order textbooks for the upcoming semester. My books this semester cost $544. I think most of us would rather use that money for...

    • Posted April 16, 2008
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  • Documentary examines challenges faced by TV news

    While the average viewer may not suspect it, the thin line between between television news programs and their sponsors is deteriorating, according to assistant journalism professor Karin Schwanbeck.

    • Posted April 2, 2008
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  • Gov’t support needed for affordable tuition

    I love my country, and consider myself proud to be an American. Yet, studying abroad in Ireland last semester let me in on a little secret. We don't always get it right. An example is government support of...

    • Posted April 2, 2008
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  • Women’s lax looks for strong season

    The women's lacrosse team is hoping that this is their year.

    • Posted March 5, 2008
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  • Women’s basketball keeps on rolling

    The Quinnipiac's women's basketball team would not be denied last Saturday, not at home, not on senior day.

    • Posted February 27, 2008
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  • Weather slows down drive

    The mix of rain and snow may have temporarily dampened the spirits of many last week, but it did not stop hundreds of Quinnipiac students from trekking through the slush to perform their civic duty.

    • Posted February 20, 2008
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  • A decision no one will regret

    I have some simple advice for any student currently considering studying abroad. Do it.

    • Posted February 20, 2008
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  • Anything can happen come game time

    This is why I watch sports.

    • Posted February 13, 2008
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  • Bobcats fall to Central

    Every team seems to face that hurdle it just can't overcome.

    • Posted February 13, 2008
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  • Students head north to campaign

    Fourteen Quinnipiac University students traded in their books for campaign posters this winter break and actively participated in the New Hampshire presidential primary. A fall semester course titled "Honors Presidential Elections and Campaigns" mixed lectures with field work...

    • Posted January 30, 2008
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  • The Super Bowl is anybody’s game

    This Sunday the New York Giants will face off against the heavily favored New England Patriots in sports' biggest event, the Super Bowl.

    • Posted January 30, 2008
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  • Commencement ’07 speakers announced

    A novelist who has written more than 20 books and a Quinnipiac student who has been praised for her leadership qualities will address seniors at the undergraduate commencement May 20. Author Mary Higgins Clark is the guest speaker....

    • Posted April 25, 2007
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  • Women’s tennis earns fourth straight NCAA berth

    The Quinnipiac women's tennis team might as well start marking the NCAA tournament onto its calendar each January.

    The top-seeded Bobcats beat second-seeded Long Island 4-3 Saturday in West Windsor, N.J. to win the Northeast Conference...

    • Posted April 25, 2007
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