All posts by Julia Perkins

About Julia Perkins

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Twitter: @JuliaPerkinsHP
Year: 2016
Major: Print journalism
  • Opinion Headline
    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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    My QU 301 experience in the DR

    I have been home from my service trip to the Dominican Republic for two weeks now, but I still cannot stop thinking about the people I met there. I wake up in the morning and savor the...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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    Public Safety, Hamden police patrol off-campus housing over break

    Public Safety will patrol university-owned off-campus student housing over winter break to ensure the houses are safe, according to administration. The officers check to make sure no one has broken into the houses, Chief of Public Safety...

    • Posted December 3, 2014
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    Rave: Tumblr promotes social activism

    Some people believe blogging on Tumblr is a waste of time filled with endless cat GIFs and pictures of attractive British men like a procrastinator’s paradise. And while these things make Tumblr addictive, the website reminded us...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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    Students speak up: Celebrity encounters

    After two students met Taylor Swift in a North Haven Starbucks last week, The Chronicle asked students about their celebrity encounters. Photos by Nicole Hanson

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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    Students throw down the beat at Rap Battle

    More than 100 students gathered at the Complex Courtyard Thursday evening for the university’s first rap battle. Twelve students competed in a showdown of the best improvisational rap skills. The English honors society Sigma Tau Delta hosted...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • You’re more than the ‘likes’ on your social media posts

    You’re on Facebook and a notification pops up at the bottom of your screen. Your friend liked your status. You smile, a little burst of satisfaction rolls through you. Someone appreciated what you said, someone appreciates you....

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • News Headline
    2013 Clery Act statistics released

    The number of reported liquor-law violations, forcible sex offenses, drug-related arrests and hate crimes increased on campus in 2013, according to Clery Act crime statistics released last week. Burglaries and drug-related referrals decreased. The Jeanne Clery Act...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • UN speech brings feminism to the forefront

    “Harry Potter” actress and United Nations Women’s Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson took to the podium last month to officially launch the UN’s new feminism campaign HeforShe. Watson’s speech on feminism took over our news feeds, as people...

    • Posted October 7, 2014
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    University to host career fair Wednesday

    About 160 companies will crowd the Athletic Center on Wednesday, Oct. 8 for the university-wide career fair. The 31st annual career fair, held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., is open to students from all majors and...

    • Posted October 5, 2014
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