All posts by Bethany Dionne

About Bethany Dionne

  • Policies to be enforced on May Weekend

    May Weekend is a campus-wide event where students, faculty and staff relax before finals. They enjoy free ice cream, fried dough, French fries and other snacks from the food trucks while playing on the various inflatable activities...

    • Posted April 19, 2006
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  • Basketball tournament to benefit habitat for humanity

    Students in Professor Halliday's Management 202 class are not only practicing the skills they learned in the classroom, but donating to a good cause. They will be hosting a basketball tournament on April 22 and giving...

    • Posted April 12, 2006
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  • Habitat for Humanity raises money

    Students bundled up as they built cardboard shaks to sleep in on the quad last Tuesday night to raise money for Habitat for Humanity. Groups such as Sig Ep, TKE, Phi Sig and the cross country...

    • Posted April 12, 2006
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  • Children help capture joy in Nicaragua

    This is the second in a series of reports by a student who spent her spring break in Nicaragua. Living in La Villa in Leon, Nicaragua, was a culture shock for all. There were 26 of us,...

    • Posted April 5, 2006
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  • Students give aid in Nicaragua

    In the first of two first- person accounts, campus news editor Bethany Dionne reports on her alternative spring break experience in Nicaragua; staff writer David Hutter's account is also available online. Stepping off the airplane in Managua, Nicaragua, no...

    • Posted March 29, 2006
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  • Thoughts on feminism surface at women’s creativity conference

    Vivian Gornick, author and supporter of the women's suffrage movement spoke in Clarice Buckman Theater on Sat,, March 4 at the 12 Annual Women's Creativity Conference. At her keynote address, she spoke about feminism and Elizabeth...

    • Posted March 8, 2006
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  • Editor Speaks Out: Reflecting on my four-year stay at Quinnipiac

    "Nothing lasts forever, not the mountains, nor the sea. But the times we had together, they will always be with me." (The Samples) August 22, 2002, was the scariest day of my life. My bags...

    • Posted March 8, 2006
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  • Jane Elliot scheduled at conference

    "The goal of the conference is that all the participants, at one point during the day, have that epiphany, and have that one thing that turns on the switch in their head and makes them start to...

    • Posted February 8, 2006
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  • Mr. Quinnipiac crowned

    There were no seats left in Alumni Hall Friday night as students gathered in the back to watch the 7th annual Mr. Quinnipiac contest. Eleven strapping young lads took part in this male beauty pageant in...

    • Posted November 16, 2005
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  • Threat of snow heightens parking concerns

    It is inevitable. New Englanders should expect snow each winter. Normally snow does not pose a very big problem to students, especially storms big enough to cancel classes. But for commuters, snow is just another inconvenience. ...

    • Posted November 9, 2005
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  • Listen to this disc and you will be ‘Better Now’

    Kai Brown makes his American debut with his ten song album "Better Now." Growing up in Sydney, Brown performed in a handful of bands, but in the back of his mind, his goal was to move...

    • Posted November 2, 2005
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  • Discussing life in Schweitzer’s terms

    In a panel based on "Schweitzer and the Environment," Quinnipiac professors Timothy Dansdill and Edward D'Angelo, and junior Christopher Weaver stressed the idea of "reverence" and discussed their personal feelings towards empathy and how humans treat the...

    • Posted November 2, 2005
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  • Field hockey suffers first NEC loss of season to Sacred Heart

    The Quinnipiac women's field hockey team experienced a huge upset Friday afternoon, losing its first game of the season to Sacred Heart, 5-0. Before the loss, the Bobcats were 5-0 in the NEC and 7-4 overall. Quinnipiac...

    • Posted October 12, 2005
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  • Cabrera self-produces sophomore album that shines

    After the success of his debut studio album "Take It All Away," which debuted at No. 8 on the billboard charts its first week, twenty three-year-old Ryan Cabrera was ready to take on a new sound and...

    • Posted October 5, 2005
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