All posts by Jenny Connell

About Jenny Connell

  • The Dumbest Generation?

    Generation Y (People born between 1983-1997) has just been hit with yet another stab of insults. After being coined the ‘dumbest generation’ by Emory University English Professor Mark Bauerlein, the debate of coining “Generation Y” the smartest...

    • Posted September 15, 2010
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  • 7 questions for a QU alumna

    I was able to ask my own mentor, Alicia Staffa ’08, some of the tough questions that students are now facing as they enter internships and the job search.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Confessions of an NYC intern

    I’m a junior communications student studying print journalism and I travel into New York City twice a week. I was terrified when I first accepted this internship because of the time commitment, and the fact that I...

    • Posted March 31, 2010
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  • How do I get a job after college?

    The school year is winding down, which means seniors and juniors are on the hunt for jobs and internships. Seniors are biting their nails trying to find a job after graduation, while juniors are sending out résumés...

    • Posted March 31, 2010
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  • Seven ways to share Valentine’s Day weekend with your boo

    Check out seven different ways to share Valentine's Day weekend with your boo.

    • Posted February 12, 2010
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  • Yoga class harnesses ‘power of intention’

    Students at Quinnipiac University received e-mails last week inviting them to attend yoga classes on Jan. 27 at the Recreation Center to support Haiti. “Yogis for Haiti” was based off of the Web site “Off the Mat,...

    • Posted February 3, 2010
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  • The Bucket List: Quinnipiac edition

    A few things that every Quinnipiac student must do before they graduate!

    • Posted January 20, 2010
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  • The perfect gift

    The perfect gift is not the most expensive one, but the one with the most thought and love behind it. Before you go swiping the credit card this holiday season for everyone on your list, stop and...

    • Posted December 9, 2009
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  • Girls fight back: A self-defense course

    Empowerment and self-defense are important traits for any female college student to have, and Quinnipiac University recently provided the means to gain both. On Oct. 28, Burt Kahn court was filled with girls eager to learn self-defense...

    • Posted November 4, 2009
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  • Copacabana Night with LCS

    Quinnipiac University proves you don't need to travel far to experience some rich culture. The Latino Cultural Society hosted its annual Copacabana Night Saturday, Oct. 24 in Alumni Hall. Students flooded Alumni ready to salsa and load up...

    • Posted October 28, 2009
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  • 7 ways to jump into fall

    In the fall season, Quinnipiac University's campus illuminates with colors and character. The fresh, crisp air gives an aura to students on campus enjoying the few short weeks until winter. Here is a list of fun ways...

    • Posted October 21, 2009
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  • Fast money

    Are you running out of storage room in your dorm? Is your roommate already on your case about the mess? If you are a notorious pack rat whose array of personal belongings is getting larger by the...

    • Posted September 30, 2009
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  • Consider your colors

    It's easy to walk down the aisles of Target or Walmart, put any dorm accessory in your cart and then create a typical college room look. Creating a unique living space for your "home away from home"...

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • The Twitter Revolution

    News giant CNN and actor Ashton Kutcher made headlines last week, not to discuss the economic crises or war in Iraq, but to compete for more Twitter followers. What exactly is this new Internet phenomenon? According to,...

    • Posted April 29, 2009
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