All posts by Staci Canny
North Haven campus tobacco-free
This past summer, Quinnipiac announced its goal of becoming a tobacco-free campus, aimed at reducing exposure to the negative health risks of second-hand smoke. The policy must be abided by students, faculty, employees and visitors. The North...
- Posted August 29, 2012
New Q-card tap system prone to malfunctions
A significant number of students have been coming to the Q-card office because of malfunctions with Blackboard’s Sony FelicCa card system, according to Campus Card Administrator Colleen Stewart. While there is no specific number as to how...
- Posted May 2, 2012
While a carefree summer is just around the corner for Quinnipiac students, the university is in the midst of preparing for a busy summer full of construction and renovations. Buildings across the Mount Carmel and North Haven...
- Posted May 2, 2012
Honors cords allowed at commencement
The anticipation has finally ended: the University Commencement Committee will allow 17 honor societies, along with the University Honors Program to wear their cords at the May 20, 2012 Commencement Ceremony. On Thursday, Student Body President Ben...
- Posted April 14, 2012
The Complex construction
After more than 30 years, the Complex will be getting a much-needed facelift. There are currently no specific construction plans set in place yet, but the university is in the process of experimenting with vacant apartments to...
- Posted April 11, 2012
Contactless Q-card increasing
Beyond the blue tarps and chain-link fencing that surrounds construction at Quinnipiac, a more subtle project continues to be in the works. The university has been transitioning its Q-card readers to Blackboard’s Sony FeliCa card system, which...
- Posted April 10, 2012
Sullivan sets off on Greek Quest
Quinnipiac’s Sigma Phi Epsilon President Dan Sullivan was chosen out of a pool of more than 15,000 SigEp members to participate in the Tragos Quest to Greece, a 10-day philosophical journey to Greece, in June. The quest...
- Posted March 7, 2012
SGA working the ropes for graduation cords approval
Quinnipiac has not recognized graduation cords from honor societies since its establishment. Now, the Student Government Association is trying to change that. The only recognized cords are for students graduating with honors in the cum laude, magna...
- Posted February 28, 2012
There’s an app for that
Are you tired of standing outside in the freezing cold, waiting for a shuttle? Well, wait no more. Quinnipiac will soon release its QU Shuttle Tracker application. This smartphone app will run through the university’s mobile application,...
- Posted February 22, 2012
Stephen A. Schwarzman, Nancy G. Brinker named Quinnipiac Commencement speakers
It is official. The keynote speakers for the 2012 Commencement ceremony in May will be Stephen A. Schwarzman and Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker.The announcement came in a joint statement made by Senior Class President Emily Sarnoff and...
- Posted February 3, 2012
Eastview residents ticketed without warning
Seniors living in Eastview who park in the adjacent surface lot were surprised to find tickets on their cars on Nov. 29. Many did not know that they are responsible for knowing when scheduled events at the...
- Posted December 6, 2011
Fraternity raises $4,500 for prostate cancer during ‘Movember’
Burt Kahn Court filled with beards and brothers on Dec. 2 in support of Delta Tau Delta and the Movember Foundation. Throughout November, the fraternity put aside its razors to raise money for the foundation, which promotes...
- Posted December 5, 2011
Quinnipiac students celebrate Eid Ul-Adha
With the help of Campus Ministry, Muslim students helped celebrated Eid Ul-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice.
- Posted November 14, 2011