All posts by Mark Dipaola

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  • Conn. Union protests possible York Hill contractor

    Students and visitors arriving at Quinnipiac University through the main entrance on Mt. Caramel Road on Monday morning were greeted by a handful of protesters from the Connecticut Carpenter's Union, who gathered along the road side to...

    • Posted April 23, 2008
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  • QU band AC-147 garners new fans on campus

    It is the second night of Spirit Week and the Bobcat Den is packed for the Student Government Association (SGA) Programming Board's "Rock the Den." I had positioned myself directly in front of one of the largest...

    • Posted April 16, 2008
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  • Student editors discuss Chronicle’s future

    With The Chronicle facing an uncertain future, editors David Westerberg and Kendra Butters sat down to compare notes with student journalists from other universities in a panel discussion on free press issues on college campuses. The event, which...

    • Posted April 16, 2008
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  • Students urged to help Darfur

    What if you were forced to choose between rescuing your small child from a burning hut and rushing your other three children to safety? What if you witnessed the fatal shooting of a loved one, or had...

    • Posted March 26, 2008
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  • York Hill, May Weekend addressed by Pres. Lahey

    In a rare appearance at the Student Government Association's (SGA) weekly meeting on Wednesday, March 5, President Lahey reflected on the closing year and presented a look at the future.

    • Posted March 26, 2008
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  • Media ‘task force’ addresses SGA

    The media "task force" consisting of Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs Kathleen McCourt, Dean Manuel Carreiro, and Vice President of Public Affairs Lynn Bushnell spoke at Wednesday's Student Government Association (SGA) meeting to discuss progress...

    • Posted March 5, 2008
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  • Student target of QU probe for dorm thefts

    A resident of Irma is under investigation for the thefts that have occurred in the dorm over the course of the year, students living in Irma said. The individual admitted to stealing textbooks and cash from his...

    • Posted February 27, 2008
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  • ‘Darfur Now’ takes viewers on emotional journey

    On a night when the Men's Basketball home matchup against Monmouth University drew many would be activists to the T.D. Bank North Center, a small handful of Quinnipiac students and Hamden residents crowded into Alumni Hall at...

    • Posted February 27, 2008
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  • Watch your wallet:Wave of thefts hits Irma

    Freshman Aris Mantopoulos was once comfortable living on the second floor of Irmagarde Tator residence hall, in what he considers to be a tight-knit community bound by trust.

    • Posted February 20, 2008
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  • STAND steps up to change ‘apathetic’ campus

    Members of the organization QU STAND are rallying behind the upcoming lecture from renowned human rights activist John Prendergast, with hopes that the March event will reverse what they perceive to be sentiments of apathy on campus.

    • Posted February 20, 2008
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  • School of Business dean tapped for QU’s top job

    Mark Thompson, Dean of Quinnipiac's School of Business, will become the Senior Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs when Kathleen McCourt retires at the end of this semester, President John Lahey announced in a statement.

    • Posted February 6, 2008
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  • QU announces media task force

    Senior Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs Kathleen McCourt has announced the formation of a task force that will evaluate the university media policy that is currently in place. The task force will consist of McCourt, Dean...

    • Posted January 30, 2008
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  • Rutgers PR spokesman talks crisis control

    Quinnipiac University welcomed Rutgers spokesman Greg Trevor last Thursday to reflect on last year's Don Imus controversy, and share with professionals and students his expertise in handling crisis in the field of public relations.

    • Posted January 30, 2008
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  • QU Democrats and Republicans debate presidential election issues

    In a mock political debate that took place in the cafeteria last Wednesday night, members of the QU Democrats and the QU Republicans represented different 2008 presidential candidates in discussing prominent issues in order to draw campus...

    • Posted December 5, 2007
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