All posts by Joe Pelletier

  • The silent treatment: radio’s very real listener problem

    It hasn't been an easy run for radio. Borne into the world in the late 19th century, it has been around to see the rise of television, the Internet, and the iPod. And somehow, it has clung to...

    • Posted January 28, 2009
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  • Garwood, sophomore, killed in car accident

    Amanda Garwood, a Quinnipiac sophomore, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 13 from injuries related to a car accident. Garwood was a Diagnostic Imaging major from Winthrop, Maine, according to a press release sent out by Associate Dean of...

    • Posted January 21, 2009
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  • Cold as Ice

    The temperature in Connecticut hovered around freezing just before winter break, but that didn't stop 14 Quinnipiac students from meeting at the East Haven Town Beach prior to their final exams. A December dip was in order. The...

    • Posted January 21, 2009
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  • Tuition increase set for 2009-10

    President John Lahey has imposed a hiring freeze, and asked for five percent reduction recommendations from Cabinet members.

    • Posted December 3, 2008
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  • QU sophomore killed in car accident

    Amanda Garwood, a Quinnipiac sophomore, passed away on Saturday, December 13 from injuries related to a car accident. According to a press release sent out by associate dean of student affairs Monique Drucker, Garwood was a Diagnostic Imaging...

    • Posted December 3, 2008
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  • Lahey: All acts accounted for

    As reported on quchronicle.com earlier this week, a third arrest was made surrounding the hate speech incidents that occurred on the Quinnipiac campus, according to associate vice president for public relations John Morgan. Freshman Charles Merritt of Clifton,...

    • Posted November 4, 2008
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  • An interview with a Vampire

    QU students received a bloody taste of the vampire underground last Wednesday night as self-proclaimed "psychic vampire" Michelle Belanger spoke in Alumni Hall. After giving students a history of both the media-built vampire and the modern day...

    • Posted November 4, 2008
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  • Third arrest made with connection to hate crimes

    A third arrest has been made surrounding the hate speech incidents that have occurred on the Quinnipiac campus, according to associate vice president for public relations John Morgan. Freshman Charles Merritt of Clifton, Maine was arrested today in...

    • Posted October 29, 2008
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  • Six receive Center for Excellence awards

    It was a challenge to recognize the recreation center Thursday night as it was cleaned up, decked out, and set to distinguish the most outstanding Quinnipiac employees. The annual Center for Excellence Awards in Teaching and Service...

    • Posted October 22, 2008
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  • Exercising on campus: try the ‘other gym’

    It's true. QU's gym is a great place to get away from classes and homework and sweat off a few calories. But when I start hearing people grow annoyed with the number of machines and how the...

    • Posted October 22, 2008
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  • Pro-life groups host conference

    In defense of being pro-life, Dr. Peter Kreeft did not need to reference the Bible. He needed no quotation from the Catholic Church. In fact, he did not consider abortion a religious issue. ...

    • Posted October 15, 2008
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  • Letter from an Editor

    Student Government Association 9.24.2008 Motion: I, Louis Venturelli, move that the Student Government Association of Quinnipiac University pledge to denounce all deplorable acts of defamation within the Quinnipiac community and stand in collaboration with over forty student organizations and their...

    • Posted October 15, 2008
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  • Alternative Spring Break in Nicaragua

    For Kelsey Ives, the reason for going down to Nicaragua to aid families is simple. "It's something a good human should do," she said. Ives, a junior, has been to Nicaragua seven times, and she will not be stopping...

    • Posted October 8, 2008
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  • QU students take part in “Gay Day” celebration

    It began as a normal SPB trip. It then had a decided plot twist. Afterwards, it became "the best day ever," according to some. "It" was the SPB-sponsored trip to Six Flags New England scheduled for September 20. The...

    • Posted October 1, 2008
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