All posts by Joe Pelletier

  • 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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  • QU receives “D-” from Green Report Card

    While Quinnipiac University may be one of the premiere "up and coming" and "innovative" universities in the North (according to their website), Mother Nature begs to differ. The College Sustainability Report Card, a yearly study of campus and...

    • Posted October 1, 2008
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  • QU Battles “Hatred” on Campus

    "Deplorable" was the word used by Mark Thompson, senior vice-president for academic and student affairs, to describe the acts of hatred occurring on the Quinnipiac campus this semester. Thompson spoke for Quinnipiac in a memo sent out...

    • Posted September 24, 2008
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  • SPJ Faces Warning from QU

    Quinnipiac University has threatened to revoke the campus chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) after their connection with the student-run independent newspaper The QUAD News. Daniel Brown wrote to SPJ that if they continued to interact...

    • Posted September 24, 2008
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  • Cherilus to Lead ’12

    It appears that, for now at least, Barack Obama has nothing on Jameson Cherilus. Cherilus was voted Quinnipiac's Class of 2012 president last week. "Congratulations should be given to everyone who ran," vice president of student concerns Jason Caplin...

    • Posted September 24, 2008
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  • QU Alaskan Set to Leave Mark

    It takes about 14 hours to get from Wasilla, Alaska to Hamden, Connecticut. But even that cross-national, cross-country flight did not stop Jordan Elkins from coming to Quinnipiac. "You know it has to be a long ride whenever...

    • Posted September 24, 2008
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  • SGA Elections Wednesday

    "Barack Obama has nothing on me!" So reads Jameson Cherilus's Facebook picture. The SGA presidential candidate for the freshman class, decked out in a suit and tie in his default, called himself a "CLASS PRESIDENT IN THE MAKING!" Katie...

    • Posted September 17, 2008
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