All posts by Matt Busekroos

About Matt Busekroos

Matt Busekroos
Email: publisher@quchronicle.com
Twitter: @mattybooz
Year: 2012
Major: Print journalism
Hometown: Shrewsbury, Mass.
Dream Job: Writer for an entertainment trade magazine
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    This Is Me: In my own words

    Throughout the last five years, I have written several articles for this newspaper featuring many Quinnipiac students. The stories of these individuals challenged everything I thought I knew about this community. I interviewed many fearless men and...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • A crazy little thing called love

    What is love, anyway? As a journalism student, you’re taught not to begin a story with a question unless it can be answered immediately. I’m not typically a rule breaker, but when it comes to love, I...

    • Posted November 6, 2012
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  • Green with TV envy

    Reality Check with Matt BusekroosEvery once in awhile I will be watching television and I think to myself, “Man, I wish I could be just like them!” I don’t live a typically exciting life, so it’s sometimes...

    • Posted October 18, 2012
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  • Lights! Camera! Boredom!

    Reality Check with Matt BusekroosThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards came and went with little fanfare. The ceremony attracted an average viewership of 11.6 million viewers, which is down from last year’s show. It’s no surprise given the...

    • Posted October 18, 2012
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  • Stand up for diversity

    Reality Check with Matt BusekroosBefore I went to college, my views on diversity were completely surface level. I didn’t realize how much fell under the umbrella of the word “diversity” until I went to college. In high...

    • Posted October 18, 2012
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  • Smartphone woes

    Reality Check with Matt BusekroosI should preface that I don’t have an Instagram nor do I own an iPhone or Android or anything “smart.” People have even expressed shock to me when they realize because they expect...

    • Posted October 18, 2012
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  • Everything is better at The Big E

    September is a month I used to dread as a child. It signaled the return to school, rather, my own personal hell. I correlate September with picture day and sitting in hot classrooms feeling miserable that summer...

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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  • Three stages of fast food

    Every day I find myself in a tailspin of heartache and indecisiveness. Do I grab the chicken tenders at the grill or make a salad? Choosing between an instant of crispy satisfaction and the long-term benefits of...

    • Posted September 11, 2012
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  • A walk down nostalgia lane

    It has only been one week into this semester and I already feel as though I have been here forever. My classwork is piling up, I am juggling responsibilities of two jobs and I am sick as...

    • Posted September 4, 2012
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  • Beach goers beware

    Sitting on the beach is one of my favorite pastimes during the humid and sticky summer months. It doesn’t get better than hearing the waves crash at my feet while reading the latest S&M novel to hit...

    • Posted September 3, 2012
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  • Matt Busekroos: ‘Don’t dream; do it’

    To the members of the Quinnipiac community, I want to say thank you. Thank you for an unforgettable journey that I will never forget. The Class of 2012 started our Quinnipiac experience in 2008 divided into different...

    • Posted April 25, 2012
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  • WRECK of the week: Judge Trudy won’t handle Amanda’s DUI

    Is that a blowfish? No, it’s Amanda Bynes, who was just busted for a DUI last Friday in Los Angeles. In the mugshot, Bynes sports purple hair, which looks disastrous. She looks like an Easter egg. Bynes,...

    • Posted April 10, 2012
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  • Rave of the week: I’ll ‘Take Care’ of you

    If you look up sexual chemistry in the dictionary, you will find a snapshot of rapper Drake and pop star Rihanna from the music video for Drake’s single “Take Care.” Drake and Rihanna previously collaborated on Rihanna’s...

    • Posted April 10, 2012
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  • Spring broken promises

    Today is March 7. Spring break is two days away. Sit back and ponder where the last two months went. I presume your steadfast concentration on that last piece of cheesy bread has prevented you from noticing...

    • Posted March 7, 2012
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