All posts by Marcus Harun

About Marcus Harun

Web Developer
Twitter: @MarcusHarun
Year: 2014
Major: Broadcast journalism
Hometown: Hamden, Conn.
Dream Job: News Anchor at CNN
  • Around the world service in one year

    Avery David stood painting a village school in Guatemala. She was among friends, children and strangers, many of whom didn’t speak English. As her painting continued, she felt tugging on her hair. It was one of the...

    • Posted May 2, 2012
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  • Quinnipiac University Ready To Relay

    This Friday will mark Samantha Plourde’s twelfth year honoring her close friends by walking at Relay For Life. Plourde started off as a member of “Team Jake,” walking for an hour in fourth grade and now she...

    • Posted April 24, 2012
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  • Katie Miller is silent no more

    At midnight on Sept. 20, 2011 Katie Miller sat in her Yale dorm room on Facebook. She stared at the newsfeed as comments rolled in. The comments from around the world made her smile; but it wasn’t...

    • Posted April 17, 2012
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  • Teachers and students affected by state bill

    Connecticut’s achievement gap is the worst in the nation—low income students perform 35 percent worse than non-low income students on standardized testing. The governor and many teachers are at odds with how to fix this problem. In...

    • Posted April 4, 2012
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  • Carl Hansen Student Center Construction Tour [Video]

    There are seven months of construction left before the Carl Hansen Student Center reopens. Joseph Rubertone, associate vice president for facilities administration tours the Student Center construction site.

    • Posted February 29, 2012
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  • QU officials: Student center will open this fall

    Blue tarps remain on the quad and hammering continues as construction progresses on the Carl Hansen Student Center that will replace former Alumni Hall. The student center is set to be completed at the start of the...

    • Posted February 29, 2012
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  • Student Center Gallery

    • Posted February 29, 2012
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  • IDD minor suspended due to lack of resources

    Due to lack of classroom space and equipment, the interactive digital design minor will be suspended until further resources can be allocated to the program, according to a school official. There are more than 130 IDD minors...

    • Posted February 27, 2012
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  • ‘Freedom Riders’ inspire students to lead

    Two “Freedom Riders” who stood up for what they knew was right, putting themselves in danger, taught students to be leaders at Burt Kahn Court Thursday night. Civil rights activists Bernard Lafayette and Ambassador Andrew Young, two...

    • Posted February 18, 2012
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  • Mitt Romney leading in delegate count, states won

    No one in the Democratic Party decided to run against President Barack Obama this year, so he will be the Democratic nominee. But who will his challenger be on the ballot in November? That is being decided...

    • Posted February 15, 2012
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  • Quinnipiac wrapped in mummy project

    Quinnipiac does not have a mummy major, but students do have the chance to work on an international mummy imaging project after two professors received part of a National Science Foundation grant.

    • Posted February 8, 2012
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  • 5 Quinnipiac basketball players granted accelerated rehabilitation

    Quinnipiac men’s basketball players James Johnson, Jamee Jackson, Dave Johnson, Ike Azotam and Nate Gause were granted accelerated rehabilitation and community service hours today in exchange for clear criminal records for their involvement in an on campus...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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  • Lahey second-highest paid private university president in state

    President John Lahey earned $1.2 million in total compensation for 2009, making him the second highest paid private college president in Connecticut and the 27th in the nation, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

    • Posted December 7, 2011
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  • Quinnipiac men’s basketball pair’s hearing postponed

    Meriden Superior Court on Nov. 16 before James Johnson and Ike Azotam’s hearing. The hearing for Quinnipiac men’s basketball players James Johnson and Ike Azotam was postponed to Dec. 8. Defense attorney Thomas Lynch said he spoke...

    • Posted November 16, 2011
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