All posts by Josh Brewer

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  • Falling chair strikes student

    A student was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital after she was struck in the head by a falling chair on Nov. 9 in Westview on the York Hill campus. The 20-year-old student from Massachusetts, who remains unidentified,...

    • Posted November 20, 2013
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  • Library to feature coffee, snack vending machines

    Long nights at the library without caffeine or snacks are a common problem for students writing a report or cramming for an exam.    For the past four years, the Student Government Association has been working with...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • Barbecue joint back on Whitney

    Bubba’s BBQ on Whitney Avenue officially opened its doors for business on Oct. 11.   The new food joint took the place of Griff’s Chicken Shack and features an expansive menu featuring a wide variety of wings,...

    • Posted October 28, 2013
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  • Game room comes to Commons

    A new recreational room will soon be in operation in Commons residence hall, one of the most populated freshmen dorms, according Residential Life.  The converted common room will feature a Pac Man machine, Dance Revolution machine, air...

    • Posted October 4, 2013
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  • Chartwells increases prices

    Chartwells has taken heat from students regarding its high prices and quality of food. This summer, Chartwells increased its prices four percent, according to Associate Director of Dining Services Leean Spalding. The increase was based on the...

    • Posted September 19, 2013
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  • 9/11: Recollection of a tragic day

    Sept. 11, for me, is a tale of two stories. At the time, I was in second grade at a small private school in Queens, N.Y., about a 35-minute subway ride from the World Trade Center. We...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • Chartwells introduces new omelette station

    With incoming classes larger by the year, long lines at Mount Carmel Dining Hall are the norm; especially during breakfast hours. In response to the demand, Chartwells introduced Breakfast All Day, a new omelet station. “Over the...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • MBA Students travel to Hungary

    This summer, 13 students in the master of business administration (MBA) program traveled to Hungary to meet with business and government leaders in hopes of learning the differences between corporations in and outside of the United States....

    • Posted September 6, 2013
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  • School of Medicine nearly complete

    Approximately 75 percent of the new building on the North Haven campus is fully constructed to hold the School of Medicine, Dean of the School of Medicine Bruce Koeppen said. Faculty will begin moving into the new...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • Socrates Cafe discusses genetic engineering

    Socrates Café, in conjunction with Students of Philosophical Hypothesis in Academia (SOPHIA), Quinnipiac’s philosophy club, held a joint meeting Nov. 28 in the College of Arts and Sciences to discuss genetic engineering, its possible benefits and its...

    • Posted December 5, 2012
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  • Hamden PD warns against jaywalking

    In a response to student-related incidents over the past decade while crossing Whitney Avenue, the Hamden Police Department and Quinnipiac’s Department of Public Safety have been working to increase awareness when crossing the busy intersection. Jaywalking is...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • Quinnipiac, Chartwells introduce new Tapingo app

    As of Monday, students and faculty are able to purchase food at the Bobcat Den in a new way. Chartwells, in conjunction with Tapingo, have created an iPhone and Android app that allows you to order on...

    • Posted October 17, 2012
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  • Sophomore starts petition for Metro-North station in Queens

    When the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) proposed an expansion of the Metro-North New Haven Line that extends through Queens, N.Y., sophomore political science major Ali Fadil took notice. The half-resident, half-commuter from Whitestone, N.Y., travels via Metro-North...

    • Posted October 10, 2012
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  • Student Affairs, Administration update Title IX policy

    This past summer, members of Student Affairs created new and improved rules regarding Title IX. Contrary to popular belief, Title IX, the law that prohibits sex discrimination, does not only apply to situations on the playing field....

    • Posted September 26, 2012
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