All posts by Melissa Moller

About Melissa Moller

  • Editor Speaks Out: Shelter animals need homes, too

    The street, narrow and unpaved, instills trepidation in any bypasser, especially me. Police vehicles crowd the parking lot. Barbed wire fences, barely standing, surround the run-down building. Is this a neglected jail facility? A small sign in...

    • Posted April 2, 2008
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  • Latino Beats

    Quinnipiac's Latino Cultural Society held "Que Comience la Fiesta," a Latin dance fest on Saturday, March 29, from 7 to 9 p.m.

    • Posted April 2, 2008
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  • Book Review: “The Importance of Being Married” By Gemma Townley

    What would you do for money? A lot of money; 4 million pounds to be exact (which is about 7.8 million American dollars).

    • Posted February 20, 2008
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  • You’re from where?!

    A Danish beauty with a strong passion for politics, a hockey player from the Czech Republic and a young man who helped the Quinnipiac soccer team finish its season 9-3-5 all have a common bond. They are...

    • Posted December 5, 2007
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  • Campus stands as one

    Words of hate and acts of violence have resulted in an emotionally bruised campus early this fall semester. However, one significant day brought students and faculty together in an attempt to heal wounds. A Day of Unity and...

    • Posted November 7, 2007
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  • After delays, new home for QU Poll complete

    Last week marked the beginning of the end for construction of Quinnipiac's new Polling Institute. After over a year of construction, the building, which is located adjacent to the Westwoods parking lot, finally received its certificate of...

    • Posted October 17, 2007
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  • Some students still searching for work-study jobs

    Liberal Arts Administrative Assistant Betsy Delaney has her own thoughts about the shortage of work-study jobs on campus. "I feel so bad. are all so happy to receive work study because they can get a job...

    • Posted October 10, 2007
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  • Editor Speaks Out: Melissa Moller

    Global warming is not news. It didn't begin yesterday, and it's not going away anytime soon. The problem with our society is that we live in the now. We worry about each day as it comes, and...

    • Posted October 3, 2007
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  • Casino worker closes in on goal of visiting 500 colleges

    Steve Lake, a 57-year-old casino worker from Las Vegas, Nev., visited Quinnipiac on Wednesday Sept. 19. Lake, who has already received fame for his hobby, came to Quinnipiac in pursuit of reaching his goal of visiting 500...

    • Posted September 26, 2007
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  • Shedding light on a tragedy

    More than 200 Quinnipiac students huddled together on the quad last Tuesday to remember the 33 Virginia Tech students and teachers who were killed in shootings on their campus the day before. Amid rainfall, Quinnipiac students lit...

    • Posted April 25, 2007
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  • New home for the poll in West Woods

    The university is constructing a building on the West Woods parking lot that will be the new location of the Polling Institute. The two existing locations of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute are 560 New Road and 513...

    • Posted April 10, 2007
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  • Chronicle Review: Sequel to ‘Something Borrowed’ follows journey of young woman finding herself

    If you enjoyed Emily Giffin's first novel, "Something Borrowed," reviewed in the March 7 issue of "The Chronicle," her sequel "Something Blue" is a must-read. While "Something Borrowed" was a novel about betrayal, friendship, love, sex and romance,...

    • Posted April 4, 2007
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  • Chronicle Exclusive: Kevin Devine finishing up tour at The Space

    Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band will be revisiting Hamden this weekend to close out their first ever headlining tour in the United States. The band will perform Saturday at The Space along with Jennifer O'Connor, Pablo...

    • Posted February 21, 2007
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  • QU community remembers life of Robert Bruce

    The Quinnipiac community came together Friday, Jan. 26 to celebrate the life of Robert Bruce, a freshman who died Dec. 23 due to injuries sustained in a car crash in Maine. The ceremony began at 4 p.m. in...

    • Posted January 31, 2007
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