All posts by Jessica Simms

About Jessica Simms

  • A bittersweet goodbye

    Writing has always been a passion of Kevin R. Convey’s and it is evident right when you enter the door of his newly packed up office. Newspapers line the walls, representing each of the news organizations that...

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • Seniors, it is almost the day you’ve been waiting for

    Undergraduate Ceremonies Keynote Speakers Health Sciences and Nursing Ceremony The health sciences schools and nursing school will have Bryan Donahue be the keynote speaker for the ceremony on Saturday May 18. Donahue is a liver transplant recipient,...

    • Posted April 23, 2019
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  • ‘Would you kill my mother for me?’

    The infamous story of the relationship between Gypsy Rose Blanchard and her mother, Dee Dee, has gained attention yet again after Hulu’s new original series “The Act” streamed its way to popularity. Gypsy grew up in Dee...

    • Posted April 16, 2019
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  • Make way for the Greeks

    The most anticipated week of the school year for Greek life just finished up with Alpha Delta Pi and Delta Upsilon winning it all. Sororities and fraternities battled it out on March 31-April 6 in teams, with...

    • Posted April 9, 2019
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  • Junior Charlotte Garguilo ‘braves the shave’ for the third time

    Many female Quinnipiac students may not opt for a buzz-cut, but junior Charlotte Garguilo, has been choosing to shave her head for the past three years at the Student Programming Board’s (SPB) and the Quinnipiac Irish Club’s...

    • Posted April 2, 2019
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  • Miracles do come true

    Quinnipiac University’s annual ten-hour dance marathon, QTHON, again proved that miracles can happen when it surpassed its goal of $323,000 by raising a total of $332,567.12 for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center (CCMC). This year’s QTHON took place...

    • Posted March 26, 2019
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  • The 91st Oscars finally happened

    The 91st Academy Awards has dealt with a lot but finally made it to the ceremony that happened on Feb 24. With no host, eliminating four televised awards, introducing the new “Popular Film” category and cutting back...

    • Posted February 26, 2019
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  • The ups and downs of the 2019 Grammy Awards

    The big night celebrating professional music, known as the Recording Academy Grammy Awards, happened on Feb. 10 and caused an uproar of controversy regarding nominees and a lack of popular performers. Amongst the controversy, the 61st Grammy...

    • Posted February 19, 2019
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  • Get clubby

    New Haven is a city full of opportunities and is also full of different nightclubs. If you are sick of the same club you always go to or have absolutely no idea of where you want to...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • An ‘Extremely-Wicked’ story

    The notorious serial killer of the ‘70s, Ted Bundy, is back in the spotlight after becoming the subject of a four-part documentary series and movie trailer that were both just recently released, marking the 30th anniversary of...

    • Posted February 5, 2019
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  • The 91st Oscars will be like no other

    The Oscars is one of the most prestigious awards show of the entertainment industry and this year’s Academy Awards is unlike no other, riling up a lot of controversy. This year, there will not be a host...

    • Posted January 29, 2019
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  • The story of how ‘Icarus Falls’

    On the three year anniversary of One Direction’s indefinite hiatus that took place Dec. 14, 2015, Zayn Malik released his second solo album titled “Icarus Falls.” This 27-track concept album tells the story of Icarus, a character...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • “You” is renewed for season two

    Netflix has just released all ten episodes of Lifetime’s new drama, “You,” for streaming on Dec. 26 and will be picking up the series for its second season sometime in the future according to @YouNetflix on Twitter....

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Do not worry, ‘The Lion King’ is back

    Get ready to head back to the Pride Lands in July because Disney released its first teaser trailer for the remake of “The Lion King” on Thanksgiving Day during the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins football game....

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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