All posts by Rebecca Castagna

  • Interfaith groups coordinate “Hope For Sandy Hook Benefit Dinner”

    The interfaith groups at Quinnipiac University are planning a “Hope for Sandy Hook” benefit dinner to raise funds for families affected by the Newton, Conn. school shooting. The dinner is set to take place on Thursday, Jan....

    • Posted December 30, 2012
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  • Media in action

    His office is dimly lit, but brightened with memorabilia that showcases the distinguished broadcast journalism career of Dr. Edward Alwood. Shelves are lined with books, two of his own creation. Framed newspaper clippings of his early work,...

    • Posted December 5, 2012
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  • Warriors among us

    Veteran Matthew Bolton (red sweater) loads a bomb. You cross paths with countless people every day. Behind each face you see, there is a story. At first glance, you might notice that Eric Eisenreich, Matthew Bolton and...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • Students don’t use Rec Center as Sandy alternative

    Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel campus was unusually quiet this past week after students either went home or stayed indoors in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy. The hurricane hit Hamden on Monday, Oct. 29, and the lights went out in...

    • Posted November 7, 2012
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  • Pi Beta Phi scores touchdown in first event

    A sea of sorority sisters in green shirts and 22 flag football teams assembled on the Quad for Pi Beta Phi’s first “Angels in the End Zone” tournament on Saturday. Pi Beta Phi set up the event...

    • Posted October 30, 2012
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  • Financial aid office stands by budget

    This year, Quinnipiac University ranked fifth on the Princeton Review’s list of schools with the worst financial aid. Associate Vice President and University Director of Financial Aid Dominic Yoia said the school has been on the list...

    • Posted October 24, 2012
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  • School of Medicine prepares for next fall

    With preliminary accreditation granted for the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Dr. Bruce Koeppen, Dean of the School of Medicine, announced: “e’re open for business.” “What we are building here on the...

    • Posted October 16, 2012
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  • Irish mayhem: bagpipes and mosh pits

    The Dropkick Murphys and Black 47 concert on Sept. 28 afforded students, community members, faculty and staff a unique opportunity to be a part of the new Great Hunger Museum opening, scheduled for Oct. 11. The concert...

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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