All posts by Nicole Fano
Nicole Fano: ‘Lifetime of smiles’
During my time as the Chronicle’s Arts & Life Editor, I have experienced a full spectrum of emotions. I have felt the anxiety of deadlines, as well as the excitement of publishing an article. In my years...
- Posted April 25, 2012
The hookup list is back
While “The Hookup Samaritan” may not have the same motives as the “Millionaire Matchmaker’s” Patti Stanger or “Tough Love’s” Steve Ward, the person behind Quinnipiac’s own matchmaking service isn’t looking to match students for long-term commitment —...
- Posted April 11, 2012
Mission for marrow
Nursing student hosts marrow drive in memory of a sister she never knewAt 12 years old, Kayla Cristoferi watched an old home video with her mother, Kathy. The footage features a 7-year-old with light brown hair, dressed...
- Posted April 4, 2012
Country music’s new ‘good girl’ on the block
The country music realm appears to have gained another self-proclaimed “good girl.” But from her quirky performances to her dark brown locks, rising artist Katie Armiger insists she is different from Taylor Swift’s pre-existing persona. “I’m a...
- Posted March 27, 2012
Trouble in paradise
Prof: spring break stigma ‘very, very rare’MTV’s “Spring Break” special has portrayed the college recess in a tropical atmosphere that is filled with alcohol, drugs and sexual temptations. Fast forward to 2005 when high school senior Natalee...
- Posted March 7, 2012
Musical smorgasbord planned for Saturday
WQAQ’s annual Battle of the Bands concert will feature quite the musical mashup in Burt Kahn Court this Saturday. Rap, acoustic pop, metal and rock acts will all compete for the winning prize of $300 and the...
- Posted February 28, 2012
WRECK of the week: TLC Exploits the Weirdos
TLC is known as the learning channel for a reason. After watching the original series “My Strange Addiction,” I have learned just how bizarre some of my fellow Americans are. The Feb. 12 season three premiere certainly...
- Posted February 20, 2012
Sophomore’s Quinnipiac memes go viral
Hilarious quips about the Ratt, CAS, Toad’s Place and the spring concert can now be found on the Quinnipiac University Memes Facebook page. Sophomore Tom Valerio created the Facebook page this past Saturday, which gained 804 “likes”...
- Posted February 13, 2012
While Morgan Amarone looks like a regular Quinnipiac graduate student, her perfected smile and the Miss America 2012 logo embroidered on the top-left corner of her zip-up indicates otherwise. Crowned Miss Connecticut in June 2011, Amarone’s lifestyle...
- Posted February 1, 2012
WRECK of the week: Vinny raps about rape
“Jersey Shore’s” Vinny Guadagnino is certainly no Eminem.
- Posted December 6, 2011
RAVE of the week: S Club 7 Plans Reunion
According to The Sun, the popular ‘90s pop band S Club 7 recently announced its tentative plan for a reunion tour.
- Posted December 5, 2011
Never-ending emails, texts, phone calls can cause anxietyIn an age where the BlackBerry is known as the “CrackBerry,” Android users are “Droiddicts,” and iPhone lovers are deemed “iPhonatics,” it’s no wonder Generation Y members are known for...
- Posted November 16, 2011
This is me: leukemia survivor
Katie Winkle was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia. She was 13 years old.
- Posted November 9, 2011
WRECK of the week: Bieber’s a baby daddy?
Justin Bieber’s dealing with a case of baby papa drama.
- Posted November 8, 2011