All posts by Stephen MacLeod

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  • SGA budget brings stress, frustration and potential protests

    The Student Government Association (SGA) has prepared its budget for the 2018-19 school year and is hoping to appeal for more money that meets the requested budgets of student organizations. The $614,465 proposed budget will fund 76...

    • Posted April 24, 2018
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  • Ryan Hicks appointed SGA President

    After five days of delay, the Quinnipiac Student Government Association (SGA) announced the Executive Board in its entirety on Monday, April 9. Ryan Hicks, a junior physical therapy major from Dedham, Massachusetts will be the next to...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • QUnion stresses student communication

    By Maria Spano and Stephen MacLeod President John Lahey spoke among the Quinnipiac University administration that met with the student body on Wednesday, March 28 at the annual State of the QUnion, sponsored by the Student Government...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac fighting for mock trial championship

    The Quinnipiac Mock Trial Team advanced to the Open Round Championship Series following a strong regional competition. Quinnipiac received their bid after competing at the New Haven Regional Feb. 17 and 18. Over the two days, Quinnipiac...

    • Posted February 27, 2018
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  • Lahey’s lasting legacy

    As President John Lahey approaches his retirement on June 30, Quinnipiac University is releasing a book of the school’s entire history, entitled “Quinnipiac: The Lahey Years.” The book sits in a plain, forest green cover with shimmering...

    • Posted February 13, 2018
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  • Trump administration plans to stick with deadline for DACA

    Democrats and Republicans in Washington remain distant on a deal that would continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA). Following the government shutdown, from Jan. 20 to 22, the top priority in Congress has been...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac looks to expand Central European Institute programs

    Quinnipiac is looking to expand their global business outreach by digging into the niche Central Europe market. In 2008, the university began the program by founding the István Széchenyi Chair in International Economics to begin relations in...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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  • Judy D. Olian appointed as Quinnipiac Universty’s ninth president

    By Nicholas Slater and Stephen MacLeod Dr. Judy D. Olian, Dean of the Anderson School of Management at UCLA, was unanimously elected by Quinnipiac’s Search Committee to serve as Quinnipiac’s ninth president to replacing President John Lahey after...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Herald House holds night of remembrance for victims of genocide

    The Peter C. Herald House hosted remembrance services and a genocide awareness talk for the 78th anniversary of Kristallnacht, also known as the start of the Holocaust. Rabbi Reena Judd held the event to bring awareness on...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • CAS launches new advising platform

    The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is launching a new website that allows students to be more independent in their studies. The website,, is designed for all students within arts and sciences. Students can use...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • Professor Kiku Jones inspires students through ‘power poses’

    Just as the class arrived for its computer information systems capstone that day, the mighty winter storm finally caused the power to go out. In the dim light of the hallway, not a soul moved, and instead...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • Student Government Association establishes initiatives for the academic year

    On Friday, Sept. 23, the members of the Student Government Association (SGA) traveled to Camp Jewell in Colebrook, CT to hold its annual retreat, and set its agenda for the fall semester. Class of 2018 President Austin...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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  • New discussion series encourages student activism

    In an effort to give Quinnipiac students a chance to find their activist voice and skills, Associate Director of Multicultural Education Sade Jean-Jacques hosted the first Unpack your Knapsack talk of the year on Wednesday, Sept. 20....

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • Marshall, newest freshmen class president, embracing challenges

    Sophia Marshall is the new freshman class president, and she intends to make sure the Bobcats are anything but quiet. “My dad taught me to earn everyone’s respect by being a firm and fair leader,” Marshall said....

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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