All posts by Matt Ciepielowski

About Matt Ciepielowski

  • Take a closer look at Malloy’s grant cuts

    Students and administrators from private colleges across Connecticut have been up in arms over Gov. Dan Malloy’s proposed cut to the Connecticut Independent College Student Grant program.

    • Posted March 2, 2011
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  • Libertarians changing conservative landscape

    Eleven thousand activists gathered in D.C. this weekend for the Conservative Political Action Conference, the largest right-wing gathering of the year.

    • Posted February 17, 2011
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  • [Video] The line speaks for itself

    The line for Ke$ha tickets is...long. To say the least. (If you haven't heard, Ke$ha is coming)

    • Posted February 14, 2011
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  • Students get out of Egypt just before riots

    On Jan. 25, less than 10 days after 18 Quinnipiac students returned from a trip to Egypt for their QU 301 class, the country erupted into mass protest during what some organizers called “The Day of Anger.”

    • Posted February 2, 2011
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  • Truth doesn’t kill people, our government does

    Wikileaks is a nonprofit organization that functions as a secure, anonymous method for sources to leak inside information on everything from international diplomacy to the inner workings of large corporations.

    • Posted December 8, 2010
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  • Four Loko is healthier than fascism

    Sometimes people are stupid, and they drink too much alcohol, and something bad things happen to them. This has happened in a few highly publicized incidents with the caffeinated malt beverage Four Loko.

    • Posted November 17, 2010
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  • School-sponsored ‘Senior Night’ (with beer) draws 180

    Roughly 180 students and guests attended the event, held in the annex of the Rocky Top Student Center.

    • Posted November 17, 2010
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  • No-cheat browser in the works [POLL]

    Students won’t be able to cheat on BlackBoard tests soon. As long as they don’t have a smart phone. Or a book. Or another computer.

    • Posted November 10, 2010
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  • Need that job? Brand yourself

    Rahn Barthelmess, a marketing expert, visited Quinnipiac on Monday to deliver a presentation titled “Turbo-Charge Your Career With Strong Personal Branding.”

    • Posted October 27, 2010
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  • Cheer controversy fuels Title IX debate

    It’s official, cheerleading is not sport. At least that was the decision of U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill, who also ruled that Quinnipiac violated Title IX by failing to provide equal opportunities for athletic participation for...

    • Posted September 15, 2010
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  • I smell a rat…er, a man in a rat suit

    While I was driving into school recently, a giant rat dropped some pamphlets into my car. “Surely this will be enlightening,” I thought. A man standing around in rat costume in 90-degree weather is a man with...

    • Posted September 15, 2010
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