All posts by Marisa Koraus
Wanted: A show of student creativity
As the Mar. 5 deadline quickly approaches, members of Montage, the literary magazine at Quinnipiac, are encouraging students to submit their works. The publication is exclusively composed of students' pieces including, artwork, photographs, prose, poetry, short stories, and...
- Posted February 12, 2004
Childhood is no more
Children no longer exist. In today's society, babies are born into a world where they are going to school at the age of three, using cell phones by six or seven, working by 13, and driving...
- Posted October 16, 2003
Alpha Chi Omega to host Frisbee Fest
In 1998, Alpha Chi Omega sister, Elizabeth Mary Pernel, was murdered, in Meriden, CT, as a result of a domestic dispute. Today, Pernel's fellow sorority sisters continue to remember her through their philanthropic efforts of aiding battered women. "This...
- Posted October 2, 2003
Diaz brings joy of teaching to Quinnipiac
Margarita Diaz sits down in the cafeteria, and over a tuna wrap with a side of tomatoes and pickles, she begins to share her story. What makes her history interesting is that her career choices have led her...
- Posted September 18, 2003
Patrick Frazier: from Cairo to Cali to Q.U.
As students moved onto the Quinnipiac campus for the start of the new school year, Patrick Frazier started his efforts to move them back off. But no one should take offense because he is only doing...
- Posted September 4, 2003
Melissa Dudra: Continuing reign as SGA President
Melissa Dudra quickly throws her brown hair up into a careless ponytail as she rushes to get organized. She is sitting in her cramped little office and after finally having some time between answering phones, scheduling...
- Posted May 9, 2003
Seniors reflect on graduation and their futures
Dr. Seuss once said, "You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what...
- Posted April 24, 2003
Career services prepares students for ‘real world’
As graduating seniors, entering freshmen and underclassmen can tell you college life is not always easy. Sure, we are here to get an education and to make friends, but we also have to ask ourselves questions...
- Posted April 16, 2003
Chartwells community supports troops in Iraq
The war in Iraq has affected everyone in some way; whether it be from headlines on newspapers, special broadcasts on TV, or by saying goodbye to a friend or loved one that is on his or her...
- Posted April 16, 2003
Plans in place for Student Center
Whether to walk to class, check mailboxes, go to the ATM machine, visit either the Quikstop or the bookstore, or to become part of a student organization, the Carl Hansen Student Center affects every student activity here...
- Posted April 3, 2003
Quinnipiac creating class of commuters
Three years ago, a change was made to Quinnipiac's residential policies. This change currently guarantees housing for only the first three years of a student's college experience. As a result, arrangements must be made to find...
- Posted February 20, 2003
To live the life of a warrior
There is no question that the recent acts of terrorism and violence in the country have affected everyone in some way. However, Quinnipiac's quiet campus, which is surrounded by green grass, pleasant walkways and clock tower melodies, it...
- Posted February 6, 2003
Quinnipiac’s Hellenic Society plans Greek Isles trip in July
The Greek Islands were voted the number two hot spot on 'E', the entertainment channel." Anyone is welcome to go on the trip. For a college student, the price is $1,950 and it is inclusive of hotels,...
- Posted April 25, 2002
Hillel and FadeIn present ‘Diamonds in the Snow’
A young child is brought into a world of violence, injustice and war. She has no concept of what it means to "play games." All she knows is that she must be quiet and careful...
- Posted April 18, 2002