All posts by Jennie Torres

About Jennie Torres

Social Media Coordinator
Staff Writer
English Major/Spanish Minor
Class of 2019
  • Public Safety Officer Invents ‘Hooked on Baby’

    Public safety officer Roberto Alfaro has found his purpose in life: helping others. Alfaro, as both a first responder at Quinnipiac, a father and grandfather, has made it his goal to help others in everything he does....

    • Posted September 18, 2018
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  • System Reboot

    Nearly 100 multifunction printer systems located on the Mount Carmel, York Hill and North Haven campus have been updated by Information Services in time for the fall semester. Kristina Duran, junior biomedical marketing major said she tried...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • The Power of Forgiveness

    Three people affected by the Charleston church shooting visited the university to tell their individual experiences about that night, and how they’ve learned to overcome their grief through forgiveness on Friday, Sept. 7. It’s been three years...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • Laughter heals all wounds

    Sometimes acting like a fool can be a good thing, especially when it is done to bring joy to other people. It can be even more beneficial when foolishness offers relief to those dealing with challenging issues...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • How I Died in a Fortnite Game

    Do I consider myself a gamer? No. I’ve played games, but usually those that provide little to no pressure. So I was nervous when I tried a hand at Fortnite: Battle Royale, the latest interactive video game...

    • Posted April 30, 2018
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  • Performing for Puerto Rico

    The Latino Cultural Society (LCS) hosted a Latin Festival to raise money for Puerto Rico in order to aid its residents after the devastation of Hurricane Maria. The event took place on Friday,  April 20 in the...

    • Posted April 24, 2018
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  • Bug infestation in Hill Residence Halls

    Some residence halls at the university have reportedly been overrun with bugs for the past few weeks. Several students have commented on this incident, like sophomore public relations major Charlotte Garguilo. Garguilo said she’s never personally experienced...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Faculty members discuss benefits of tenure

    Several faculty members were granted tenure for presenting their skills in various areas regarding their work ethic. There was a total of 20 faculty members who were granted tenure, according to Associate Vice President of Public Relations...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • The silence breakers

    Women’s equality remains to be a civil right fought for across the nation, and the university contributes in trying to open more eyes to the fight at hand. Students and faculty volunteered at a teach-in to celebrate...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Opinion | A life in his shoes

    Life is a hard thing for everybody. It can be even more difficult depending on what type of person you are, and I’m not talking about what we choose to be like how we behave or what...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Room fines upset York Hill residents

    Health and safety inspections are a common protocol held within every campus-based residence hall at the university as a means to assure the protection of students and remove any prohibited items that violate the university policy. While...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Wake the Giant tickets not available for graduate students

    The Wake the Giant concert is one of the most anticipated events for the Quinnipiac student body, but when it comes to 3+1 graduate students, they will not be able to participate. Students who are in the...

    • Posted February 27, 2018
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  • Every shade of beauty

    The university accepts an abundance of diverse students from all over the world who use a variety of beauty products to help them look their best during the day. In order to lessen the hassle of students...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • Girls Who Code extends program to Quinnipiac

    Closing the gender gap in technology is the everlasting mission for the Girls Who Code. The club began its program six years ago in the New York City, but now stands strong across the nation and most...

    • Posted February 13, 2018
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