All posts by Samantha Karol

About Samantha Karol

  • Prof. shares research from Costa Rica

    Fifty-eight percent of Costa Rican women have been victims of domestic violence at least once in their lifetime. But with new legislation the country is working to decrease that percentage and to change the expectations of little...

    • Posted April 2, 2008
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  • Low calorie wine and spirits

    Heineken which has 150 calories, and Blue Moon with 170. If you can find Heineken Premium Light, try that instead for only 99 calories.

    • Posted February 6, 2008
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  • Taking a STAND

    A new organization on campus wants to know: What do you stand for? QU STAND is an anti-genocide student group that debuted at Quinnipiac last week. It is one of more than 600 high school and college chapters...

    • Posted April 4, 2007
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  • Editor Speaks Out: Better late than never: School spirit lives at QU

    The TD Banknorth Sports Center is finally complete. For the first time in my three years here, I've had to stand in line to get tickets to games. I waited half an hour in the snow for...

    • Posted February 21, 2007
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  • Editor Speaks Out: Too much holiday spirit?

    Don't get me wrong. I have nothing against Christmas. It's a jolly time of year when people get together with their families and enjoy the winter weather. I love driving around local neighborhoods and seeing all the...

    • Posted December 6, 2006
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  • Thanksgiving isn’t all about the turkey

    Thanksgiving is for many people a day of food, football, family and friends. For us lucky Quinnipiac students, it also means a week without classes and a chance to take a break from our rigid schedules. But...

    • Posted November 14, 2006
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  • Editor Speaks Out

    Election? What Election? According to a recent Princeton Review report, this is the question that Quinnipiac students are asking since being named the #2 most apathetic college campus in America. Usually ranking #2 on a Princeton Review list...

    • Posted September 5, 2006
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  • Yom Kippur not just another day off

    For many Quinnipiac students, Yom Kippur is just a day without classes and a chance to sleep late and procrastinate on work, but for Jewish everywhere it's one of the most important days of the year. Yom Kippur...

    • Posted October 19, 2005
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