All posts by Jason Schoellkopf

About Jason Schoellkopf

  • Internet insanity

    Eating Tide Pods or a spoonful of cinnamon, burning yourself with salt and ice, driving while blindfolded — these are all internet challenges of the past that quickly became well-known and put people in serious danger. Now,...

    • Posted February 26, 2019
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  • The power of art

    Money, appearance, popularity, knowledge, self-indulgence and even fear—these are some of the values that guide people through their lives. Many people survive and find a form of success with even the most superficial of values. But according...

    • Posted February 19, 2019
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  • An unexpected adventure

    There are plenty of reasons for a college student to not fly to Europe and run a marathon right after finals. After tireless studying, most students want to relax—not run 26.2 miles in a foreign country. Having...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • A storm of ideas

    A crowd gathered in a Tator Hall classroom on Jan. 25, and amidst baited breath, the theme of this year’s event was announced. Within minutes, ideas began to buzz and creators teamed up. The Global Game Jam...

    • Posted February 5, 2019
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  • A bowl new world

    Some of us are sad to see the departure of SONO, the Spanish food station from the main campus dining hall. SONO has now relocated to the Bobcat Den and a new station called Bowl Life has...

    • Posted January 29, 2019
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  • Land of the unfree

    The Nevada rock band, The Killers, released a powerful new single, “Land of the Free” on Jan. 14, featuring a music video by Award-winning director Spike Lee. The song’s undisguised political message is that the United States,...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Hell comes to Quinnipiac

    Fourth Wall, Quinnipiac’s student-run theater group, is bringing an experience that is just as entertaining as it is thought-provoking. “No Exit” by Jean-Paul Sartre is a play that has the power to teach the do’s and don’ts...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • Racing the clock

    Ten teams of students waited to see what their efforts were worth as the room fell silent in anticipation as assistant professor of software engineering, Stefan Christov, began to announce the winners of the Hackathon competition.  Over...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • Tingles and shivers

    Those who spend a lot of time on YouTube may have come across videos of people whispering into microphones and tapping on household objects. Some people who stumble upon these videos are confused and discomforted, while others...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Chuck of all trades

    Chuck Blue doesn’t have the most well-known name at Quinnipiac, but his face is one of the most recognizable here. He sits in the Student Center behind tall stacks of old records and hangs up jerseys that...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
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