All posts by Nicole Fano

About Nicole Fano

Arts & Life Editor
Twitter: @nmfano
Year: 2012
Major: Print journalism
Hometown: Monville, N.J.
Dream Job: Writer for an entertainment/women's magazine
  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Mission for marrow

    At 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 in a sweet, pearly white dress as she gets ready to make...

    • Posted April 4, 2012
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  • 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
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  • Trouble in paradise

    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 Holloway mysteriously disappeared during a spring...

    • Posted March 7, 2012
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Miss Connecticut

    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
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  • WRECK of the week: Vinny raps about rape

    “Jersey Shore’s” Vinny Guadagnino is certainly no Eminem.

    • Posted December 6, 2011
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  • 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
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  • iStress

    In 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 their tech-savvy abilities. Cellphones equipped with features...

    • Posted November 16, 2011
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  • This is me: leukemia survivor

    Katie Winkle was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia. She was 13 years old.

    • Posted November 9, 2011
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  • WRECK of the week: Bieber’s a baby daddy?

    Justin Bieber’s dealing with a case of baby papa drama.

    • Posted November 8, 2011
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