All posts by Nicholas Slater

About Nicholas Slater

Associate News Editor
  • Quinnipiac Avenue explosion

    A house at 385 Quinnipiac Avenue exploded Wednesday night after North Haven Police responded to reports of a barricaded person, according to officials. Eight officers were admitted to Yale New Haven hospital including at least four North...

    • Posted May 3, 2018
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  • Don C. Sawyer III named chief diversity officer

    Don C. Sawyer III was named Quinnipiac’s next Associate Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer Monday according to a press release sent out by Mark Thompson, Executive vice president and provost on Monday, April 30. Sawyer has...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • The North Residence Hall

    The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission approved the university’s plans to build a new residence hall on York Hill, according to Vice President for Public Affairs Lynn Bushnell. The residence hall will house seniors and feature air-conditioned...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Spoons up!

    By Alexis Guerra and Nicholas Slater Move over Ben & Jerry’s, you’ve got some competition on campus. A new gelato delivery service has hit campus, catering to any student’s sweet tooth. Gelato Q is an on-campus gelato...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Raving about blue lights

    The blue lights that surround campus may not be the best way to get a hold of Public Safety in the case of an emergency. Public Safety suggests that all students download the free mobile app, Rave...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Behind the bullet

    17 students and faculty members of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School died on Feb. 14 after Nikolas Cruz, a former student opened fire in a Florida high school. 19-year-old Cruz entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • Opinion | #KeepTheChief

    The Cleveland Indians announced on Jan. 29 that they will be removing the iconic Chief Wahoo logo from Progressive field and player uniforms beginning in 2019. Since the 1970s, Chief Wahoo was seen as a racist and...

    • Posted February 13, 2018
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  • Communications dean focused on progress

    With one semester under his belt as the School of Communications (SoC) dean, Mark Contreras already made an impact. Contreras was attracted to Quinnipiac due to the university’s serious communications program, as well as its history of...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • Judy D. Olian appointed as Quinnipiac Universty’s ninth president

    By Nicholas Slater and Stephen MacLeod Dr. Judy D. Olian, Dean of the Anderson School of Management at UCLA, was unanimously elected by Quinnipiac’s Search Committee to serve as Quinnipiac’s ninth president to replacing President John Lahey after...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Dirty water flows in Perlroth

    Dirty water has been an issue for Perlroth residents since returning from winter break. “The discolored water experienced in a residence hall recently is likely a result of students returning from a five-week vacation and beginning to...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Don C. Sawyer III named interim associate vice president of academic affairs

    Assistant professor of sociology Don C. Sawyer III was appointed the new associate vice president for academic affairs and chief diversity officer on Nov. 29 by Executive Vice President and Provost Mark Thompson. Sawyer’s appointment comes as...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Undecorating Charlie Rose

    Veteran news anchor and journalist Charlie Rose was fired by CBS after being accused of sexually harassing eight women, according to The Washington Post. The accusations came from women that reportedly worked for the “Charlie Rose Show.”...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Perseverance: from a ‘bad situation’ to being a Bobcat

    Edward Baiocco, 30, a Wilmington, Delaware native, freshman civil engineering major at Quinnipiac and student veteran, wants people to know that when life gets hard and you are feeling down, push through because anything is possible. Baiocco...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • Choosing love

    Scarlett Lewis came to Quinnipiac to speak to students and faculty about her Choose Love Movement that she founded in memory of her son, Jesse. Lewis lost her son, on Dec. 14, 2012 in the Sandy Hook...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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