All posts by Michael Brennan
Bird flu outbreak leads to egg shortage in Chartwells
Students may not be able to enjoy their usual breakfast at Quinnipiac if that meal includes hard-boiled eggs or egg whites. The university is experiencing an egg shortage due to avian influenza, or bird flu, afflicting millions...
- Posted September 9, 2015
‘Irrational Man’ out of Woody Allen’s norm
Cast Joaquin Phoenix as Abe Lucas Emma Stone as Jill Parker Posey as Rita Jamie Blackley as Roy *Note, this review contains mild spoilers for the film Philosophy. Romance. Young love. Teacher-student relationships. These are among the...
- Posted August 23, 2015
Zeta Beta Tau keeps the ball rolling
Quinnipiac’s Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) fraternity hosted its annual “Get on the Ball” event on April 15 and 16. The fraternity raised money for the Children’s Miracle Network hospitals, according to ZBT Philanthropy Committee co-chair Marc Shlissel....
- Posted April 26, 2015
Freshman starts African Students Association
An African Students Association (ASA) is coming to Quinnipiac, and could start as soon as late April. Freshman Mazel Genfi is taking the initiative to begin the Quinnipiac edition of ASA, with help from freshman Hephzibah Adesina....
- Posted March 25, 2015
QU holds Ash Wednesday Ceremony
The university held its Ash Wednesday ceremonies on Feb. 18 to commemorate the start of the Catholic and Protestant season of Lent, which lasts for 40 days. Father Jordan Lenaghan, a Catholic priest who works at the...
- Posted February 25, 2015
More than just a mountain: our community’s peak
While many universities need to provide trips to a mall or a pool, Sleeping Giant State Park provides the Quinnipiac campus with many opportunities to have fun within walking distance. Some students, like sophomore political science major...
- Posted October 2, 2014
Classes cancelled due to sizes, faculty issues
Students scramble at registration time to make the schedule that works best for them. But sometimes this perfect schedule does not work out because a course is cancelled. University Registrar Joshua Berry said there are various reasons...
- Posted September 3, 2014