All posts by Julia Perkins

About Julia Perkins

Managing Editor
Email: news@quchronicle.com
Twitter: @JuliaPerkinsHP
Year: 2016
Major: Print journalism
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    Town considers “College Town District” plan

    Hamden officials have proposed a different way to keep students out of residential areas. The town is looking to create a “College Town District,” where students would shop and live off campus, away from single-family homes. The...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Admissions aide dies in accident rescue effort

    Lauren Mohr, a temporary aide in the undergraduate admissions office and step-daughter of Vice President for Admissions and Financial Aid Joan Mohr, died today, according to a MyQ announcement. She was 34. Mohr had just gotten out...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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    Planning and Zoning Committee cites university

    The university guarantees housing for all students who wish to live on campus. But what if all the commuter students walked into Residential Life tomorrow and said they wanted to live on campus? How could the university...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    Wreck: North Lot shuttle is a waste

    I’m standing by the shuttle stop in South Lot on Mount Carmel, shivering despite my winter coat, hat, gloves and scarf. All I want is to be on the warmth of the shuttle, when I see one...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    Town won’t have authority to approve QU’s master plan

    The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously decided Tuesday night it would not require the university to seek town approval of QU’s five-year master plan. Instead, the commission will consider whether to make the university submit a...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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    University to screen documentary on senior citizens in love

    Students can watch a documentary called “The Age of Love” on Thursday, Feb. 5 in Buckman Theater. The documentary features 30 senior citizens from Rochester N.Y. who go speed dating and shows how the elderly are still...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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    Students, panelists to discuss race issues

    The university will hold a discussion in honor of Black History Month on Wednesday, Feb. 4. The event, “Liberty and Justice for All: Exploring Racial Profiling,” will look at the causes and effects of racial profiling. Moderator...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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    Beat Yale shirts go on sale

    Students can purchase the latest Beat Yale shirt in time for the men’s and women’s ice hockey teams’ Feb. 20 game against the rival university. Tickets are $12 for students and $15 for others. The proceeds go...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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    Inland Wetland ‘okay’s’ new athletic fields

    The Hamden Inland Wetland Commission approved the university’s application to upgrade its athletic fields on the Mount Carmel campus. Now the university must submit an application to the Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission before it can build...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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    A letter to Lahey

    Dear President John Lahey, How have you been? I hope you have been feeling well because I haven’t seen you on campus since last April. Your office is in the library and I spend a fair amount...

    • Posted January 29, 2015
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    University withholds $1.23 million payment to Hamden

    Quinnipiac does not want to make its annual voluntary payment to Hamden, according to town officials. The university opposes a proposed Planning and Zoning Commission amendment where the commission could approve or deny the university’s five-year master...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  • Beyond the Bobcats

    News beyond the universityProtesters, police killed in Egypt At least 16 people were killed and at least 38 were injured in Egypt Sunday after protests broke out in the capital city of Cairo and nearby suburbs, according...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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    Facilities finishes removing snow across campuses

    UPDATE: 9:30 p.m. Facilities has finished clearing the snow from parking lots and pathways on all three campuses, according to a MyQ announcement. “The university’s three campuses are in excellent condition, thanks to the hard work of...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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    University prepares for blizzard

    The Emergency Management Team will meet later this evening to discuss whether or not to hold classes on Tuesday, according to administration. This group, made up of various administrators across campus, already met twice on Monday to...

    • Posted January 26, 2015
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