All posts by Jennie Torres

  • Teach-in discusses ‘Race in America’

    Students, faculty and staff crowded the Carl Hansen Student Center Piazza on Sept. 29 for a teach-in on ‘Race in America.’ The event was supported by the Collaborative for Interdisciplinary/Integrative Studies in the College of Arts and...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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  • Capitalize. This. U.

    A petition called, “Revise the New Quinnipiac University Logo” was created on Sep. 11 using the website in order to present the university with how many people are displeased with the new university logo and wish...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Socrates Cafe founder visits QU

    Curiosity is a quality within all of us that seems to wear out as we grow older. People seem to have become more vetted in their way of thinking and it’s a good time for society to...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Engineering ninth school added to university

    The Department of Engineering now has an official school of its own, making it the ninth school at Quinnipiac university. This recent addition was implemented by the university administration in consultation with faculty and deans during the...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • Cafe Q renovates dining halls

    Café Q, otherwise known as the Mount Carmel dining hall, received several major renovations this year to improve the overall appeal for its students and staff, according to the District Manager of Chartwells Dining Services Chuck Couture....

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • Alpha Sigma Phi to join Greek life fall 2016

    Fraternity Alpha Sigma Phi plans to make its mark on campus beginning fall 2016. While it may be new to Quinnipiac, it already has a long and progressive history throughout the nation. Representative of Alpha Sigma Phi...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Beta Theta Pi raises $3,300 for Cancer Research

    Fraternity Beta Theta Pi proved once again that their drive to help can be done through the power of comedy. Beta Theta Pi hosted their second annual “Stand Up Against Cancer” event on April 21 to raise...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Dancing through Burt Kahn

    The Frozen Four game didn’t stop the Quinnipiac Ballroom Society (QBS) and their professor counterparts from dancing the night away at the fifth annual Dancing with the QU Stars event Saturday night in Burt Kahn. The event...

    • Posted April 12, 2016
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  • SLJ Club hosts discussion about the transgender community

    The Society, Life and Justice Club hosted an event called Transform your Mind on March 30 to initiate an open discussion with students about the transgender community.   The president of the club, Tori Eigner, and vice...

    • Posted April 1, 2016
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  • Justice is served

    A new class beginning during the fall 2016 semester will allow students to go to a prison and talk to inmates, according to Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Stephen McGuinn. This course was introduced on Feb. 23...

    • Posted March 29, 2016
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  • Man who survived suicide attempt speaks to students

    Kevin Hines addressed a room of students and faculty on March 1 about his miraculous second chance at life after he attempted suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. His attempt was a result of a...

    • Posted March 5, 2016
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  • Tuesday Talks guest to address mental health

    The Student Programming Board’s (SPB) Tuesday Talks guest for March 1 is expected to encourage discussion about mental health on campus. Over 1,600 people have attempted suicide by jumping off San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge since its...

    • Posted February 28, 2016
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  • Date rape drugs: what you don’t know

    A fun weekend outing can quickly turn dangerous if someone is misinformed about the dangers of date rape drugs. Otherwise known as Club Drugs, Roofies, Liquid Ecstasy or Special K, date rape drugs are known for being...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Taking on taxes

    Several faculty and students plan on helping both the Hamden and campus community for the upcoming tax season through the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program. Next week, the program will be held in two locations: The...

    • Posted January 30, 2016
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