All posts by Erin Elfeldt

About Erin Elfeldt

  • Handicapped speaker inspires, awes students

    Matt Glowacki describes himself as possesing the ability to have the same quality of life as the average American. However, after hearing him talk last Tuesday in Alumni Hall, it's fair to say Glowacki's quality of life...

    • Posted December 6, 2006
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  • Alumnus talks about transition to life in work force

    He is being paid to feed his addiction, and although he may not stay there for his entire professional life, working in the world of sports has always been his dream job and ESPN is certainly filling...

    • Posted November 14, 2006
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  • Blood drive gets ‘phenomenal’ turnout, raises 315 pints

    The American Red Cross is an organization whose success is largely dependent on the kindness of society. The Quinnipiac community aided the group by giving blood at a three-day blood drive held on campus last week. "Quinnipiac usually...

    • Posted October 31, 2006
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  • ‘Fall’ing into a healthier you

    One step at a time the Quinnipiac University Fitness Center is deciding to become actively involved in providing incentives for students who pledge to adopt healthier lifestyles during October's nationwide Health Awareness month. "We just want to show...

    • Posted October 17, 2006
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  • The positive effects of staying positive

    Maintaining a positive attitude may be a healthy mantra but is it also healthful physically? Recent research in psychology says the answer is yes, and shows that the level of a person's overall happiness correlates both with...

    • Posted October 10, 2006
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  • Student documents tragedy in South Africa

    Many call it a place of overwhelming pain and suffering; some call it a place in need of charity; one calls it love at first sight. Jo Slovo, an overcrowded South African township, is described as rows upon...

    • Posted October 3, 2006
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  • Classes, studying and…changing diapers?

    It was 18 months ago when 22-year-old Quinnipiac student, Kristin Romegialli's regular nights of staying out late and waking up at noon unexpectedly came to an end. Nine months ago her daily wake-up time, schedule and social...

    • Posted September 26, 2006
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  • Birth order: Deciphering the differences in personality among siblings

    Many say and feel birth order is correlated with how parents treat their children, but does birth order determine our lives beyond the treatment we receive from our parents? "It is certain that the groundwork for who we...

    • Posted September 26, 2006
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  • So, you got the internship: now what?!

    ~The second in a series of articles designed to help you successfully complete the internship process~ So you've landed the internship of your dreams,, now what? the only thing more important than securing the internship is having a...

    • Posted September 12, 2006
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  • How to get the dream internship

    *The first part in a series of articles designed to help you successfully complete the internship process, from researching and applying to companies to getting letters of reference at the end of your tenure. As scary as it...

    • Posted September 5, 2006
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  • Quick fixes are not effective energy boosters

    The busy schedules college students typically have often leave them complaining of fatigue or an overall lack of energy. With the end of the semester and finals approaching, the work load is only going to make...

    • Posted April 26, 2006
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  • Feeling The Burn

    Indoor tanning has become a popular trend on college campuses, especially after the sun tease spring break provided. Now with summer just a few month's away, many students are eager to keep that tan they achieved a...

    • Posted April 12, 2006
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  • Heath Watch: Sleeping pills, aids may pose health hazard to students who misuse

    Combine an overmedicated society with people constantly looking for a 'quick fix' to all their problems, and it's no wonder The American Academy of Sleep Medicine reported more than 30 million people in the United States are...

    • Posted March 29, 2006
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  • New art club debuts

    Quinnipiac students will soon have the option of joining a new club at Quinnipiac. The QU Art Club is in the process of becoming officially recognized on the campus. "There are so many clubs that only certain people will...

    • Posted March 1, 2006
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