All posts by Meghan Parmentier

About Meghan Parmentier

Senior Managing Editor
Twitter: @MegE921
Year: 2012
Major: English & public relations
Hometown: Hudson, N.Y.
Dream Job: Government PR / Editor for book publishing company
  • Why Gov. Christie should be ashamed of himself

    Last week, New Jersey’s state Assembly and state Senate passed a bill to legalize same-sex marriage. According to The New York Times, 42 state senators and 24 state assembly members felt like the people of New Jersey...

    • Posted February 22, 2012
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  • Covering America’s bases

    Matt Buynak is not one who struggles on the first day of classes, wondering what to use as his “interesting fact” when introducing himself to the class. The sophomore, a broadcast journalism major who dreams of one...

    • Posted February 15, 2012
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  • Save made on Sleeping Giant

    A 19-year-old Quinnipiac student contacted the university’s security officials last Friday and reported that she was lost in Sleeping Giant State Park, according to a Hamden Fire Department report cited in Hamden Patch. The conditions at the...

    • Posted November 15, 2011
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  • Split commencement splits community

    I’m the first to admit my weakness as an indecisive person. And that it’s a big part of why I’m a double major. I’ve been an avid reader and book collector since I was young, so majoring...

    • Posted November 15, 2011
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  • This is me: Holocaust survivor

    From the time Mira Binford was 1 year old, she and her Jewish family were forced to flee bombs and the first attacks German troops made on Poland.

    • Posted October 19, 2011
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  • New freshman class president set to serve

    Those who know Mostafa Elhaggar, the newly elected freshman class president from Pequannock, N.J., know he isn’t easy to forget, and not just because of his first name.

    • Posted September 28, 2011
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  • Solar compactors come to Quinnipiac

    Four solar trash cans were installed on Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel campus over the summer to further the university’s sustainability efforts, according to Keith Woodward, associate vice president for facilities operations.

    • Posted September 14, 2011
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  • New at Quinnipiac

    Check out whats new at Quinnipac this year.

    • Posted August 31, 2011
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  • Quinnipiac professor heard Oslo explosion from summer home

    Quinnipiac professor Pattie Belle Hastings thought she heard thunder from her summer home in Oslo, Norway July 22. Shortly after, her family and she found out it was an explosion, part of an attack that killed 77...

    • Posted August 1, 2011
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  • Police: Jaywalkers a concern on May Weekend

    The April 25 MyQ announcement warning students Hamden Police Department will ticket those who cross Whitney Avenue on areas other than the designated crosswalks was purposely distributed to the Quinnipiac community before May Weekend, according to Hamden...

    • Posted May 4, 2011
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  • Honors students go cordless

    Graduating seniors who have worked especially hard have been rewarded by acceptance into department honor societies, why should this not be recognized during the celebration of their success

    • Posted May 4, 2011
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  • ‘This is me’ campaign pushes diversity, transparency [VIDEO]

    A diversity campaign called “This is Me,” originally developed for resident assistant training, has caught Quinnipiac’s attention and grown into a campus-wide initiative.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Sorority QU201 on the table

    In the wake of a successful fraternity-themed QU201 section, a sorority-themed section of the class is in the works.

    • Posted February 2, 2011
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  • Greek life to gain two new sororities

    Two new sororities will join Quinnipiac’s Greek life community, according to Assistant Director of the Student Center and Campus Life Courtney McKenna, and a fraternity is under review to potentially colonize.

    • Posted January 26, 2011
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