All posts by Robert Grant
QU to enhance cell phone reception
Around the residence halls, in classrooms and in the library there is one problem many students may encounter: bad cell phone reception. But that is about to change. Quinnipiac has recently signed a commitment with a third-party...
- Posted October 10, 2012
Student media groups celebrate First Amendment
Freedom of religion, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, the right to peaceably assemble and petition the government; these are the five rights granted to us by the First Amendment of the Bill of Rights. It...
- Posted September 20, 2012
New name for Quinnipiac Security
The Quinnipiac University Department of Security recently changed its name to the Department of Public Safety during summer break. David Barger, the chief of security and safety, said the name change was in part due to the...
- Posted August 29, 2012
QU to host film training program
The Connecticut Film Industry Training Program will be returning for its fifth and final year at Quinnipiac. The FITP is aimed to teach individuals the basics of feature film and episodic television production and potentially help them...
- Posted May 2, 2012
‘Be The Match’ event raises awareness of bone marrow diseases
More than 30,000 people are currently diagnosed with life-threatening diseases for which a bone marrow transplant may offer a cure. Fifty-six members of the Quinnipiac community attempted to decrease that number by participating in Kappa Alpha Theta’s...
- Posted April 25, 2012
Students for Environmental Action encourage energy saving
Brackets are common in the month of March for basketball fans, but not to compare energy uses in residence halls. Do It In The Dark, sponsored by Students for Environmental Action (SEA) and the Facilities Department, is...
- Posted March 26, 2012
Quinnipiac celebrates Black History Month with documentary screening
You have probably heard of Martin Luther King Jr. and Thurgood Marshall, but the work of Constance Baker Motley might be unfamiliar. Michael Calia, director of the Ed McMahon Communications Center, had not heard of Motley either...
- Posted February 11, 2012
On heels of student’s death, grief group forms
Denial, anger, bargaining (the what ifs), depression and acceptance make up the five stages of grief, and the recently-formed Healing from Grief Group at Quinnipiac helps students through those stages. The Healing from Grief Group, started by...
- Posted February 8, 2012
Sailesh comes to Quinnipaic
The Student Programming Board and the Orientation Program co-sponsored “Sailesh: The World’s Best Hypnotist” on Monday evening.
- Posted January 24, 2012