All posts by Bethany Dionne

  • The love-hate triangles of life

    Love and hate are two emotions that we all feel, to some extent, on a daily basis. The levels and intensities of these feelings can be on large and small scales depending on the situation and...

    • Posted October 5, 2005
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  • Editor Speaks Out: Students must be responsible about on-campus drinking

    I'm not a saint. None of us are. Being under 21 can really put a damper on being a college student, but we all find ways around it. I did, too. My first five semesters...

    • Posted September 28, 2005
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  • A campus mourns

    Students, faculty and staff gathered in the Burt Kahn Gymnasium to mourn the loss of 20-year-old Ricardo Petrillo on Sunday evening. At approximately 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning, the Hamden police responded to a call from campus security. Hamden...

    • Posted September 21, 2005
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  • “Stuff-a-Bus” raises over $6,000

    After the tragic Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, the Quinnipiac community was eager to do as much as possible to help. "Stuff-a-Bus," which took place on the quadrangle on Sept. 12-13, raised over $6,000 plus an abundance...

    • Posted September 21, 2005
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  • Radio station gets major upgrade

    This past summer, WQAQ, the student-run radio station underwent serious improvements. Last semester students who had shows could only have two people at a time in the main studio and one person in studio B. Now, after...

    • Posted September 14, 2005
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  • Third record is the charm for rockers Lifehouse

    Remember that song "Hanging by a Moment," by Lifehouse, the band everyone forgot about after their debut CD in 2001? After a five year hiatus from the mainstream scene, including a second album that flopped, the...

    • Posted April 20, 2005
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  • Lottery reminds students of lingering housing hassles

    In addition to the excitement of summer and anticipation of May Weekend, April brings the dreaded housing lottery as students hope to obtain adequate housing for the following term. The current lottery brought nothing that was unexpected:...

    • Posted April 20, 2005
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  • Not just an ‘ordinary night’ with Vanessa Carlton

    Considering the weather, Alumni Hall was close to full capacity Saturday night as Vanessa Carlton sang about love, life and emotions. Later than expected, Vanessa Carlton walked on stage with the crowd wildly cheering. She thanked everyone...

    • Posted April 6, 2005
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  • Health Center invites students to tune in

    Student Health Services is eager to see how many students will attend the 2nd Annual Health and Wellness Fair next Wednesday, April 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. With a theme of "Tune into Good Health,"...

    • Posted April 6, 2005
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  • ‘Do I Look Fat in This?’: America’s most popular question

    Over 25 million people have some kind of eating disorder. Twenty percent of Americans with eating disorders die. Motivational speaker Jessica Weiner is a survivor. Weiner came to Quinnipiac to speak about her disease and share her feelings...

    • Posted April 6, 2005
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  • Jon Stewart proves comedy and politics to be an entertaining mix on ‘Daily Show’

    According to "Entertainment Weekly," he was voted "The Second Funniest Person in America" and was recognized as one of America's "Fifty Most Beautiful People" in 1999 by "People" magazine. Jonathan Stewart Leibowitz has taken over the...

    • Posted March 30, 2005
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  • Crime on campus

    In 1990, President George H. W. Bush signed The Clery Act into law as part of the "Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990," after Jeanne Clery was murdered in 1986 at Lehigh University. Since then, the...

    • Posted March 30, 2005
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  • Camera found in Troup shower

    A Quinnipiac University student discovered a video camera hidden in the shower of his residence hall last month and other students are demanding an explanation from the school. Sophomore Doug Manners happened to look up into the grates...

    • Posted March 9, 2005
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  • Stay ‘Up All Night’ listening to Razorlight

    If poetry can be described as "a spontaneous overflow of human emotion," British indie rock band Razorlight's debut CD "Up All Night" can certainly be described as unique poetry. "We've already been really accepted at home, so...

    • Posted March 2, 2005
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