All posts by Joe Pelletier

  • After arrest, 20 Quinnipiac students discovered with fake IDs; none charged

    Following a Westchester arrest, 20 Quinnipiac students were discovered to have purchased fake licenses tied to Daniel Capossela, 19, of White Plains, N.Y., according to a Friday release.

    • Posted February 24, 2011
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  • Involvement fair not in the cards

    After a snow day dashed any hope for last Wednesday’s annual Spring Involvement Fair, student center officials decided that a rescheduled involvement fair wasn’t in the cards.

    • Posted February 9, 2011
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  • QFS’s staple Sundance trip gives film students inspiration [Video]

    Senior Caitlin Goldberg stood in front of a crowd of 300 students at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and she had to smile. It was the denouement to a journey that began four years ago when Goldberg,...

    • Posted February 2, 2011
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  • Wilkerson lecture canceled, will be rescheduled

    A Quinnipiac spokesman confirmed this afternoon that tonight’s lecture featuring Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson has been canceled. The lecture will be rescheduled “for later in the semester,” according to Associate Vice President for Public Relations John...

    • Posted January 26, 2011
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  • Shuttle boycott honorable, but misguided

    We wouldn’t be boycotting the Quinnipiac shuttle because it is discriminatory. This boycott will not call attention to greater equality or grand moral difference. It is merely an imitation of the mechanics of the event.

    • Posted January 26, 2011
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  • Cold open

    The spring semester kicked off with a chill in the air and some snow on the ground. Check out some photos from Chronicle photographers from the first week of classes.
    • Posted January 25, 2011
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  • Quinnipiac staves off Central, toughs out 73-68 win [Video]

    Déjà vu it was not for the men’s basketball team. After blowing a 23-point lead against Bryant on Thursday, Quinnipiac let a 15-point lead against Central Connecticut State dwindle down to two with one minute remaining. But...

    • Posted January 15, 2011
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  • Quinnipiac runs by Rhode Island in historic win, 73-66 [Slideshow]

    Tom Moore didn’t need any time to think about whether Saturday’s win against Rhode Island was the biggest win in program history. He knew it was. Men’s basketball’s 73-66 win at home was the first ever against...

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • So you want an ‘A’ on your final?

    Finals time. You can smell it, can’t you? It’s a beautiful bouquet of coffee, AMP and sleep deprivation.

    • Posted December 8, 2010
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  • Spike Lee will give Black History Month lecture [Video]

    Spike Lee, critically acclaimed director and producer, will speak on Feb. 11 in Burt Kahn Court, Quinnipiac announced earlier today.

    • Posted November 30, 2010
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  • Venturelli, Gleeson get Nobel experience [Document]

    Louis Venturelli and Giana Gleeson prepared themselves for an eye-opening experience when they traveled to Japan. Even then, they got a lot more than they bargained for.

    • Posted November 17, 2010
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  • There’s no such thing as forced diversity

    President John Lahey messed up. I hope he knows it, and I hope he plans to publicly acknowledge it, because his words on planning to hire a “high quality African-American” were out of line.

    • Posted November 2, 2010
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  • Late spark from Velaj leads women’s soccer to 1-0 win [Video]

    Check out the game-winning goal from forward Furtuna Velaj: Junior forward Furtuna Velaj snapped an 83-minute scoreless affair against Sacred Heart with a game-winning header in the final minutes, helping the women’s soccer team to a conference...

    • Posted October 29, 2010
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  • Two profs pass on

    Quinnipiac faculty members Jack Kaplan, 61, and Joachim Schnabel, 65, died last week in unrelated circumstances, according to separate announcements on MyQ.

    • Posted October 12, 2010
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