All posts by Catherine Boudreau

  • RAVE of the week: ‘Punk’d’ Pranks Again

    After a five-year hiatus, MTV’s hit show “Punk’d” is back. While Ashton Kutcher still produces the show, he is relinquishing his throne as the king of all pranks. In its ninth season, a different celebrity host will...

    • Posted March 26, 2012
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  • Spring break ‘sexpectations’

    Sex with a stranger is a common goal associated with spring break across college campuses nation-wide. There are many factors that contribute to the one-night-stand nature of spring break, as students shed their everyday identity for a...

    • Posted March 7, 2012
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  • Adnan Babaic was born in Bosnia and, as a 1-year-old, barely survived an attack before his family moved to America.
    The Refugee

    Bosnian war causes family to start over in AmericaIt was April 1992 in Sarajevo, Bosnia. People ran frantically around the bus terminal desperate to find a way out of the city. Women begged to get on the...

    • Posted February 22, 2012
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  • The uneven girl to guy ratio makes itself evident at Quinnipiac, even in the cafeteria.
    The ratio effect

    Unlike the penguin, which mates for life, chances are the average Quinnipiac Bobcat will not settle down during its four years of college – especially if it is a female. Quinnipiac currently enrolls 2,253 undergraduate men and...

    • Posted February 8, 2012
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  • WRECK of the Week: Demi Does Whip-its?

    Apparently Demi Moore whipped-it good. So good, she landed in the hospital. Last week, the “Ghost” actress was rushed to the ER after a friend called 911, stating Moore was “convulsing” and “burning up” after “smoking something,”...

    • Posted January 31, 2012
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  • Danieli art exhibit at Albert Schweitzer Institute

    Artist Eyal Danieli will exhibit his drawings in the Albert Schweitzer Institute until March 30 as a part of Quinnipiac’s “Campus Cross Talk, You Say You Want a Revolution.” This exhibit is a series devoted to raising...

    • Posted January 31, 2012
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  • Rave of the Week: Project Runway All Stars

    In its tenth season, 13 designers who came close to winning the top designer title have been brought back for another chance to win.

    • Posted January 23, 2012
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  • Sam Epstein/Chronicle
    No shuttles to ‘Blackout’ tonight

    Quinnipiac Security confirmed that there will be no shuttles running into New Haven tonight except for the express to Union Station due to students moving out for Thanksgiving break. According to Assistant Chief of Security Edgar Rodriguez,...

    • Posted November 17, 2011
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  • Courtesy of Dave Portnoy/Barstool Sports
    Barstool Blackout Tour coming to Toad’s Thursday

    Barstool Sports’ Blackout Tour stops at Toad’s Place Thursday, and according to Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy, holding the event in New Haven was a “no-brainer.”

    • Posted November 16, 2011
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  • Leonard Kent. Photo courtesy of a friend of Kent's family
    Former Quinnipiac president Leonard Kent passes away

    Former president of Quinnipiac and long-time member of the English department, Leonard Kent, passed away Nov. 8 at Mid-State Medical Center in Meriden. He was 80. Kent served on the faculty for 38 years. He began his...

    • Posted November 10, 2011
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  • Quinnipiac Health Services plans for the morning after

    Plan B, also known as the morning-after pill, has been issued 41 times this semester, according to Health Services.

    • Posted November 7, 2011
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  • Senior Week to exclude underage seniors

    Seniors who will be under the legal drinking age by May of next year will not be allowed to participate in Senior Week, confirmed Stephen Pagios, the assistant director of student center & campus life and adviser...

    • Posted November 2, 2011
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  • Photo by Austin Hopkins/Chronicle
    New lights at York Hill

    Over the next month, approximately 85 exterior lights originally installed on the Crescent and Rocky Top Student Center at York Hill will be replaced.

    • Posted October 21, 2011
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  • Itzik Benshalom's "Facing Couple" was erected in Pine Grove Wednesday. Photo by Lenny Neslin/Chronicle
    Fornication in the forest: $75K sculpture placed in Quinnipiac’s Pine Grove

    The Lenders have made many generous contributions to Quinnipiac University, including the school of business and the basketball court at the TD Bank Sports Center. Their newest donation, valued at $75,000, could be the most surprising.

    • Posted October 13, 2011
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