All posts by Jennie Torres

About Jennie Torres

Social Media Coordinator
Staff Writer
English Major/Spanish Minor
Class of 2019
  • 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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  • Farmer’s Market makes a return for Earth Day

    The beginning of a new year can pave way for new opportunities, but it can also provide an opportunity to bring back lost traditions as well. When it comes to the university, one of the former events...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Survey says: do not enforce Federal pot laws

    The Quinnipiac Polling Institute gave a survey to voters nationwide asking them to give their thoughts on how marijuana should be handled in the United States. The polling institute received a general consensus of the voters’ opinions...

    • Posted January 23, 2018
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  • Notable alumni share their achievements and advice for post-graduation

    Thousands upon thousands of students have earned the right to forever be a part of the academic community by becoming an alumni. There are roughly 50,000 alumni who live and work around the world in 61 countries,...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Quinnipiac vs. Yale men’s ice hockey game at risk of losing attendants due to scheduling

    Despite the hockey event being one of the most anticipated games of the semester, the Quinnipiac vs. Yale hockey game will land on Saturday, Nov. 18, the start of students’ week-long Thanksgiving break. In the past, the...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • #JusticeForJazzy

    A crime was fully brought to light at the University of Hartford on Saturday, Oct. 28 when freshman student Briana Rae Brochu was arrested and charged with third-degree criminal mischief and second-degree breach of peace. Campus officials...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • Only the Best for the Buddies

    What would it take for someone to dye their hair purple, clean someone’s entire house and get a tattoo? Senior occupational therapy major Micah Cutler promised all three and more while raising money for Best Buddies. Best...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Blackboard’s bests and blunders

    Blackboard is a learning management system (LMS) from a private billion dollar corporation. It was brought to the university to efficiently manage classes as well as record grades, conduct tests, post assignments and organize classroom content, according...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Featured events (Oct. 11-17)

    Wednesday Oct. 11 QTHON Food Truck Fest QTHON will hold a food truck fest on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Quad. A portion of proceeds will be donated to QTHON. Copacabana...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • New dean on the block

    A passionate supporter for student life, Assistant Dean of Students Affairs Matthew Kurz spent his adulthood providing guidance to students. His work experience can be sufficient enough to be accepted by many universities within the country, but...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Pet policy: the exceptions and the allowances

    Living on a college campus can be difficult for some students. No longer residing at home, students may feel homesick about many things: their bed, family meals – and perhaps most of all – their pets. However,...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • You’re not happy and that’s okay

    College is an opportunity to bring about new beginnings, which sounds exciting if it didn’t come along with the high expectations: get stellar grades, make a bunch of friends and discover what you want to be before...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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