All posts by Emily DiSalvo

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  • Quinnipiac student robbed at gunpoint in Washington D.C.

    A Quinnipiac student was robbed at gunpoint while in Washington D.C. as part of a university-run political science course Friday night according to an email from The Washington Center. Jack Onofrio, a senior political science major, was...

    • Posted January 12, 2019
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  • The gift of education

    The Hearst Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the School of Communications to help create scholarships for underrepresented students to study communications at Quinnipiac according to a university press release on Dec. 17. Scholarships from the...

    • Posted December 17, 2018
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  • Cramped cramming

    Finals week is approaching, but students aren’t the only ones feeling overwhelmed. The busiest week for Quinnipiac students is also the busiest week for the Arnold Bernhard Library (ABL), Robert Joven, the director of ABL, said. “There...

    • Posted December 6, 2018
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  • Tobacco takedown

    Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel and York Hill campuses will be going tobacco-free as of Jan. 1, 2019. The new policy prohibits the use of all tobacco products including but not limited to cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah smoke products,...

    • Posted November 15, 2018
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  • Spam Scam

    If you’ve recently received an email on your Quinnipiac account stating that an unknown sender has a video of you watching porn and that you must pay in order to keep this information private, then you are...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • CAS in crisis

    The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is responsible for teaching most of the core classes at Quinnipiac, but is also at the core of the problems facing the university. Currently, Quinnipiac does not have enough faculty...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac’s new strategy

    Quinnipiac President Judy Olian plans to announce a new strategic plan in January that will result in significant changes to Quinnipiac’s staff, students and status quo. While the full plan remains under wraps, the plan is expected...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Testing their trust

    Applying to Quinnipiac will now be a little cheaper and a lot simpler due to a recent change in policy. The university will begin allowing prospective students to self-report standardized test scores rather than sending official score...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • The Kavanaugh decision

    The Senate voted 50-48 to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the ninth justice on the United States Supreme Court on Saturday, Oct. 6, despite controversy over allegations of sexual assault by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. The confirmation...

    • Posted October 9, 2018
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  • Kavanaugh: to confirm or deny

    President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, and the woman accusing him of sexual assault faced the Senate Judiciary Committee for questioning on Sept. 28. People across the country, including students at Quinnipiac, gathered around...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • From classroom to candidacy

    Quinnipiac legal studies professor, Sujata Gadkar-Wilcox, is applying her political expertise to the real-world and is running for office in the upcoming midterm election. Gadkar-Wilcox is running as a Democratic candidate for the Trumbull State Representative of...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
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  • Channeling change

    The newly-founded Multicultural Student Leadership Council kicked off a week of activities by hosting speaker and community leader Payton Head on Monday, Sept. 10. The Council was officially recognized as a student organization this summer. The group...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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