All posts by Daniel Grosso

About Daniel Grosso

Associate News Editor
Twitter: @Daniel_Grosso
Year: 2013
Major: Print journalism
Hometown:Avon, Conn.
Dream Job: Reporter for ESPN
  • 1,500 students participate in fourth annual Big Event

    Many bobcats faced an early wakeup call on Saturday, marking Quinnipiac’s fourth annual Big Event. On Saturday, April 6, more than 1,500 Quinnipiac students, faculty and alumni volunteered in the greater Hamden area at 95 different sites...

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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  • Above: Public Safety Training Consultant Richard Hally.
    Public Safety’s schooling

    While Quinnipiac University’s students retreated to beaches, boats and ski resorts for spring break, the Department of Public Safety was busy training its newly appointed sergeants to better serve the university community. Quinnipiac hosted “Polishing the Badge:...

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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  • Don’t smoke but don’t ban

    I don’t smoke. I’ve never felt compelled to start and I probably never will. That being said, I do not vilify smokers as many do. I can walk by a man with a cigarette and remain quite...

    • Posted March 7, 2013
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    BobcatNet getting full upgrade

    Quinnipiac students are accustomed to renovations, but the school’s latest project is one that has gone largely unnoticed. Beginning last summer, Quinnipiac University has been working hard to upgrade BobcatNet, its wireless network. Partnered with Aruba Networks,...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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    Quinnipiac tuition rises 27 percent since 2008-09

    Returning Quinnipiac students and incoming freshmen will have to reach a little deeper into their pockets next fall if they intend to pay for their education. Quinnipiac’s Board of Trustees decided to raise tuition by $1,330 for...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Public Safety hopes to create parking, shuttle apps

    The days of endlessly scouring North Lot for a parking space or waiting for a shuttle could soon be over. Quinnipiac’s Department of Public Safety is exploring new options to relieve students, faculty and Quinnipiac staff members...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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    Dr. Mark Thompson named Executive Vice President

    Quinnipiac University President John Lahey announced a new administrative position on Monday, Nov. 26. Senior Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs Mark Thompson will be promoted to the new position of executive vice president/provost, according to...

    • Posted November 26, 2012
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  • South Lot to close Thursday and Friday

    Quinnipiac’s Department of Public Safety announced South Lot will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 15, and Friday, Nov. 16. The department said South Lot needs to be clear for students moving out for Thanksgiving Break.

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • T.A.K.E. defense training coming to QU

    Pi Beta Phi, Alpha Delta Pi and Sigma Phi Epsilon have brought the The Ali Kemp Educational Foundation Self Defense Program to Quinnipiac. The T.A.K.E. Foundation was created in memory of Ali Kemp, a 19-year-old girl who...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • PRSSA to host networking event on Dec. 5

    The Quinnipiac University Public Relations Student Society of America will host its annual Networking Event in the Rocky Top Student Center on Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. The top public relations firms in...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • Bobcat rewards

    Quinnipiac’s Human Resources Department launched a new website to promote local businesses offering discount to university employees. Bobcat Rewards showcases different discounts and special offers, a list of the businesses can be found at Anyone with...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • QU planning LA program

    Los Angeles is home to more than 3 million people, but the city may soon play host to more than a few Bobcats. Quinnipiac University is in the “exploratory stage” of creating a semester-long internship program in...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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    Skeletal remains emerge from New Haven Green

    When Hurricane Sandy uprooted New Haven’s “Lincoln Tree,” she brought a bone-chilling discovery. Skeletal remains of a skull, spine and ribcage from at least two people resurfaced on the New Haven Green when the tree fell, according...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • Director of Student Health Services passes away

    Quinnipiac University lost its long-time director of Student Health Services on Monday Oct. 29. Kathryn Macaione died at Yale-New Haven hospital after a brief illness, according to a statement from the university. “The University was saddened to...

    • Posted October 31, 2012
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