All posts by Lenny Neslin
Learn from mistakes while you can
I could tell you why I had the best four years of my life here, and I could tell you not to let your four years fly by without getting involved or making an impact. But, that’s...
- Posted May 2, 2012
This is Me: Pumped up
Tyler Smith was the fat kid in grade school. Other kids teased him, and the resulting depression lasted until his sophomore year at Quinnipiac. It got so bad he would drink a bottle of Jameson, while sick...
- Posted April 11, 2012
New Hampshire: Just the break I needed
While some of my friends soaked up UV rays by the pool with a beer in Punta Cana or an extravagant resort, I was at my home in New Hampshire, the coldest, where-the-heck-am-I, did-I-just-see-a-moose state in America....
- Posted March 28, 2012
Snoop Dogg tour to stop at Toad’s March 28, tickets on sale now
In addition to Quinnipiac’s spring concert, students have another big concert option this semester. Snoop Dogg performs live at Budapest Sept. 10, 2008. Snoop Dogg is coming to Toad’s Place in New Haven Wednesday, March 28, and...
- Posted March 3, 2012
Inside the Super Bowl: Deans, sports experts submit their picks
It’s often the most-watched TV program every year. Whether you watch for the game, the halftime show or the commercials, people watch the Super Bowl. At Quinnipiac, even more TVs will be tuned in than usual because...
- Posted February 1, 2012
This is me: A hero’s son
Keith Palmer doesn’t like to talk about what happened to his dad on Sept. 11, 2001 with anyone except family and close friends. Keith was only 11 years old and the rest of that week is now...
- Posted November 16, 2011
Hashtag humor: Private Twitter accounts are oxymoronic
I am convinced the real reason college students opt for private Twitter accounts is to quench their sarcastic hashtagging addiction. But I have a solution without having to go private.
- Posted October 24, 2011
Ratt to open today at 4 p.m.
After waiting for seven and a half weeks, underclassmen will have another place to eat besides Café Q starting today. The Bobcat Den, known by most as the Ratt, will open today at 4 p.m., Chartwells announced...
- Posted October 19, 2011
New Facebook holds my fake birthday hostage
I could probably get away with having 10 birthdays in a year thanks to Facebook.
- Posted September 29, 2011
Mostafa Elhaggar elected Quinnipiac class of 2015 president [Full SGA election results]
Mostafa Elhaggar will lead the class of 2015, Quinnipiac Student Government Association announced tonight. Below is the complete list of the freshman class cabinet members. Freshman Class President Mostafa Elhaggar Freshman Class Vice President Joe Kohle Freshman...
- Posted September 22, 2011
SigEp is real Hall Wars winner
I didn’t have the privilege of participating in Hall Wars my freshman year, but I can unequivocally say it’s the best student-run event at Quinnipiac.
- Posted September 21, 2011
NY Times reporter leads 9/11 panel at Quinnipiac [Storify]
With close to 80,000 followers on Twitter, Brian Stelter, a media reporter for The New York Times, had a lot to say on how coverage would have been different if the terrorist attacks had occurred in the...
- Posted September 8, 2011
‘What will you remember?’
As a senior, I can wholeheartedly say my three years at Quinnipiac have been the best three years of my life. I don’t know if I would be able to say that if I hadn’t joined the...
- Posted August 30, 2011
Facilities administrator announces plans to retire
Joe Rubertone, associate vice president for facilities administration, announced Thursday at a staff meeting he plans to retire June 30, 2012 after 38 years of service to Quinnipiac, according to a MyQ announcement.
- Posted August 26, 2011