All posts by Julia Perkins

About Julia Perkins

Editor-in-Chief
Email: editor@quchronicle.com
Twitter: @JuliaPerkinsHP
Year: 2016
Major: Print journalism
  • greek_housing
    University to request to build 300 beds

    The university announced Friday that it will soon submit plans to the town of Hamden to build 300 more beds on the York Hill campus, according to MyQ. This will cost the university an estimated $33 million....

    • Posted May 22, 2015
    • 0
  • News Headline
    Questioning Quinnipiac’s sustainability

    Students took to the Quad last Friday to celebrate Earth Day a week early with vendors and a paper dress fashion show that promoted environmental consciousness. But Quinnipiac is not as focused on sustainability as it could...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
    • 0
  • Opinion Headline
    FYS 101 needs to focus on the specifics

    Most students on campus either hate their QU seminar series classes because they give too much work or tolerate them because they are easy. But the fact that a student’s enjoyment in their QU 101, 201 and...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • 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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • DSC_0162
    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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • News Headline
    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
    • 0
  • 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
    • 0
  • rsz_dsc_0008
    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
    • 0