All posts by Jeanette Cibelli

  • Save the date

    The start of a new semester at Quinnipiac is always exciting. Classes are beginning, friends are reunited and there are fresh faces to meet. With those changes come many opportunities for involvement at QU and in the...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • Rave: ALS ice bucket challenge

    You’ve seen the videos on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.  It seems like everyone is doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, an effort to raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.  People...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Wreck: annoying athletic emails

    It seems like every time I check my inbox, I have a new email (or maybe two) from Quinnipiac Athletics.  Seeing these emails doesn’t send me into a rage, but they are annoying.  Based on the complaints...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Top 5 summer reads

    Whether you’re traveling, lying on a beach or relaxing at home, these books are a perfect way to spend your lazy afternoons this summer. “Beautiful Ruins” by Jess Walter. They always say, “Don’t judge a book by its...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Wreck: Misplaced Matzah

    Though Chartwells usually does a good job of accommodating people with dietary restrictions, they made a mistake following the commencement of Passover at sundown on Monday, April 14. The next day, Chartwells displayed two bins of matzah,...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • How I met your writer

    On Monday, March 31, CBS’s hit comedy “How I Met Your Mother” ended its nine-year run with an hour-long series finale, titled “Last Forever: Part One” and “Last Forever: Part Two.” Since its premiere in 2005, the...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Rallying for Relay

    Kyra Miller smiled as she began to deliver her speech at the Relay for Life opening ceremony in remembrance of her father, Chris Miller, who passed away from colon cancer last summer. Kyra is a junior public...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Rave: Quinnipiac ranked safest college in America

    Last week, University Primetime named Quinnipiac University the No. 1 safest college in America. The article, “2014 Safest Colleges in America,” explains that the rankings were based on consideration for overall violence at the schools and statistics...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Wreck: J.K. Rowling reflects on Romione romance

    Nearly seven years after the completion of her wildly popular Harry Potter series, author J.K. Rowling has dropped a bombshell on her fans. She has reconsidered the romance Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, Harry Potter’s best friends....

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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  • That Awkward Moment: A Not-So-Awkward Movie

    Well, Zac Efron has certainly put his Disney days behind him. The actor stars in “That Awkward Moment,” which came out in theatres on Jan. 31.  This raunchy yet touching comedy is director and writer Tom Gormican’s...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • The good and bad of the gluten fad

    In the midst of all the short-lived food trends, we have found one that has lasted longer than the others. The “gluten craze.” But before we jump on the bandwagon, we have to ask ourselves, “what exactly...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Wreck: Selling ad space on graduation caps

    Nearly every college student worries about the financial burdens of a higher education. Though there are some scholarships and grants available, many students are forced to take out loans to fund their tuition. Years later, when these...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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