All posts by Contributing Writer

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  • A letter from the past Quinnipiac presidents of SGA

    The following is an open letter collaboratively written by the past seven Quinnipiac University Student Body Presidents. We have represented the student body to administration for the past 10 years. To the Quinnipiac University Board of Trustees...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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  • Letters to the editor: Students react to the Yale game, Fetty Wap ticket process

    The Chronicle received several letters to the editor in response to the article “Students frustrated with QU-Yale, Fetty Wap ticket issues.” Letter 1 by Caroline Gottlieb, freshman Nearly 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students attempting to get tickets is...

    • Posted February 26, 2016
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  • The importance of a balanced education

    By Spencer O. Hess Ms.Doiron, two weeks ago you vented your frustrations with Quinnipiac’s core curriculum that requires non-science majors to take a science class with a laboratory component. You very clearly stated that while you have...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • Letter to the editor: Ii’s OK to use lunch trays

    Dear Beloved Students, I have been observing your ways in public for a long time now. Well, probably not “you,” specifically, but you in the general sense. Yet it was only recently pointed out to me that...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Lack of input on armed officer decision

    In a recent email announcing a new policy of arming a Public Safety officers at Quinnipiac, the University sought to justify its decision by noting its conformity to similar programs at other elementary schools, high schools and...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • An open letter to administration and Public Safety

    An Open Letter to University VP Mark Thompson and Public Safety Mark, This past Wednesday I received an email about Quinnipiac Public Safety receiving an armed component. When has a situation ever arisen on this campus that seriously required...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Views on Campus: Thoughts from a sorority member

    By Kelly Leavitt   Let’s play a game. Write down every stereotype you have about Quinnipiac sororities. Did any of these words come up? Snotty. Self-centered. Ditzy. Cliquey. Now, I don’t hold this against you. I’ve seen...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Views on Campus: Through the eyes of a Campus Ministry member

    Ronald Apuzzo By Christa Romano When people learn that I am an active member in Branches Catholic Campus Ministry, they are shocked and taken aback. After that string of awkward faces surface, many people become skeptical of...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Views on campus: Thoughts from a fraternity member

    By Chris Mann To the outside world I am seen as “Bluto” from Animal House and “Frank the Tank” from Old School: alcoholic party animals that skip class, degrade women and do drugs. I am grouped in...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Views on Campus: Through the eyes of a commuter

    By Elisia Acosta You commute? Is it hard? Do you like it? Do you wish you lived on campus? These are the most common questions I receive after I tell people I’m a commuter. As a native...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Views on Campus: Through the eyes of an IceCat

    By Taylor Chelo Rob Rasmussen With my first year at Quinnipiac just around the corner, I knew that hanging up my skates would be inevitable. Unfortunately, collegiate figure skating teams are pretty hard to come by, and...

    • Posted November 6, 2013
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  • Views on Campus: Through the eyes of the VP’s daughter

    By Elizabeth Thompson If you asked me two years ago where I wanted to go to college, Quinnipiac wouldn’t have been my answer. I wanted to have the full experience of college, and felt as though Quinnipiac...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • Views on Campus: Through the eyes of the SGA president

    By: Matt Desilets Every Wednesday there is a parade of suits and dresses within the student center; our 41 members are an unusual sight within the sea of sweatshirts and MacBooks. There are always curious whispers and...

    • Posted October 23, 2013
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  • True purpose of Yale editorial misunderstood

    By: Amanda Salzano When Maria Wu’s editorial about Quinnipiac initially went viral, I was happy to see the Yale Daily News finally had published something positive about our school. However, it did not take long for a...

    • Posted October 23, 2013
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