All posts by Viktoria Sundqvist- Lifestyles

About Viktoria Sundqvist- Lifestyles

  • Bunny and egg symbolize new life

    One of the most common symbols of Easter is the Easter Bunny. The bunny symbolizes fertility and new life, and it was first used as an Easter symbol in Germany in the 1500's. In the 1800's the...

    • Posted March 28, 2002
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  • Brief update on national news

    NATIONAL During the summer, the cost for sending a regular letter might be increased to 37 cents, an increase of three cents. The question is when exactly this will happen. According to a report in The New York Times,...

    • Posted March 28, 2002
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  • Time to celebrate Easter throughout the world

    Throughout the world, different festivities are taking place to celebrate Jesus' resurrection. If you are Catholic, you know all about the upcoming holiday, and you have followed along with the rules of Lent: fasting for 40 days. For...

    • Posted March 28, 2002
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  • Seramonte rents to self supporters

    Seramonte is located on 1 Kaye Plaza, right behind the Hamden Plaza, and right opposite to Apple Hill apartments. Seramonte offers studio apartments for $695, one bedroom apartments for $800 and two bedroom apartments for $900 and the...

    • Posted March 21, 2002
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  • Avalon provides home for many QU students

    Avalon Walk, perhaps the most common hideaway for Quinnipiac students, is located on 100 Town Walk Drive in Hamden. At Avalon, an outdoor tennis court, two heated pools and two fully equipped fitness centers are available for the...

    • Posted March 21, 2002
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  • Hamden offers alternative hot spots

    For anyone who is planning to go out this weekend and have a good time, or for anyone who is just looking for a place to hang with your friends after a long day in school, this...

    • Posted February 28, 2002
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  • Handbook offers help to understand alcohol policy

    Under Connecticut State law, a person under the age of 21 can be fined up to $500 for purchasing or attempting to purchase alcohol. If the alcohol is found in the possession of someone under age, the...

    • Posted February 28, 2002
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  • QU student shows video for 500

    When sophomore David Blanchard started to work for the insurance company Mass Mutual during summer break, he didn't know that six months later he would be presenting his own video about the company in front of 500...

    • Posted February 7, 2002
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  • Give us a break and lower tuition!

    Why are Quinnipiac students charged extra for being good? As a full time undergraduate student, only 16 credits are included in your already expensive tuition, and if you want to take more classes, you have to pay...

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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  • Editorial: reflections on a Sunday morning

    It was 9:30 on a Sunday morning. The sun was shining and the snow had just fallen over the Quinnipiac grounds. There were no sounds except some birds singing and some scraping noises from the small plowmobiles...

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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  • Winter hits Hamden

    Now that winter has arrived and school hasn't really gotten that intense yet, there might be some time available for winter sports. Several options are available just around the corner, with Powder Ridge, Ski Sundown and Mount...

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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  • Tips offered to stay safe on winter roads

    As winter hits Connecticut, Lifestyles Editor Viktoria Sundqvist offers tips to stay safe on your commute to school.

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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  • Professor pushes for peace

    Those who know Professor William McLaughlin might be surprised to see that he isn't here at Quinnipiac for the spring semester. McLaughlin is instead in Jerusalem, working at a peace camp, mainly with Israeli and Palestinian teenagers. "It's...

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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  • QU tuition higher than national college average

    The average tuition at a private four year institution in the United States is $17,123 for the year 2001-02. Include room and board and it brings you up to an average of $23,578. Meanwhile, the tuition at...

    • Posted January 30, 2002
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