All posts by Jennie Torres

About Jennie Torres

Social Media Coordinator
Staff Writer
English Major/Spanish Minor
Class of 2019
  • A taste of the nightlife

      The Rocky Top Student Center on the York Hill campus was flocked with students ready to party at the university’s first ever Pub Night on Thursday, Nov. 8. The event took place from 9 p.m. to...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • First Year Integrity

    As the fall semester draws to a close, faculty members are reminding first year students who are enrolled in First Year Seminar (FYS) courses to adhere to the university’s academic integrity. Mandatory sessions were held in Buckman...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • The senior experience

    Straying from the original model used in past years, the Class of 2019 received the final results of the anticipated decision of a new senior week plan, the senior experience model. An email was sent by Campus...

    • Posted October 23, 2018
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  • Surplus of seniors

    University housing will not be available for all 1,618 students in the Class of 2020 for its last year at Quinnipiac. An email was sent to the class on Tuesday, Oct. 16 regarding the senior housing selection...

    • Posted October 23, 2018
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  • The Senior Divide

    This years graduating class was able to choose what type of experience it hopes to have for Senior Week, but the class is split on what they would prefer to have. The Senior Week team sent a...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Famine: The Instrument of War

    “Never again should a people starve in a world of plenty,” executive director of the world peace foundation and professor at Tufts University, Alex de Waal said, quoting a statement from the Irish monument in Cambridge, Massachusetts....

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Public Safety releases annual security reports

    Quinnipiac University’s annual security and fire safety report showed a decrease in sexual assault and hate crimes and an increase in liquor violations. It was released Wednesday, Oct. 3 via email from Chief Public Safety Officer Edgar...

    • Posted October 9, 2018
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  • A life changing 11 seconds

    The brothers of Pi Kappa Phi invited Travis Roy, a former college ice hockey player to share his story about his perseverance despite an athletic injury in Burt Khan Court on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Andrew Ray, senior...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • 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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