All posts tagged "Big Event"

  • One big day

    Three volunteers reflect on their experience serving the Quinnipiac community at Big Event Cassidy Spencer – Junior, occupational therapy major This was my third year doing the Big Event and every year I find it more rewarding than...

    • Posted April 9, 2019
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  • One ‘Big’ weekend

    Quinnipiac held its ninth annual Big Event on Saturday,  April 7. As one of the largest on-campus events held at Quinnipiac, hundreds of members of the university community come together, including undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • Big day for Bobcats

    Quinnipiac’s seventh annual Big Event had its biggest turnout yet, with 1,800 students and 100 alumni participating in Saturday’s volunteer day at over 100 different sites throughout the greater New Haven area. Last year, about 1,500 students...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • It’s bigger than Quinnipiac

    The co-directors of the Big Event are hoping this year’s community service day will be Quinnipiac’s biggest yet. The Big Event is a nationwide, one-day, student-run community service project. The event is one of the largest in...

    • Posted February 28, 2016
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  • One Big Day

    More than 1,400 students entered the Rec Center on April 11 to attend the opening ceremony of the university’s sixth annual Big Event. Started 28 years ago at Texas A&M University, the Big Event is the largest...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • One Big Event

    About 1,700 volunteers from the Quinnipiac community traveled to approximately 120 sites in Hamden and the surrounding towns for a day of service on Saturday. The Big Event is a national day, started by Texas A&M University...

    • Posted April 11, 2014
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  • Students spring into volunteering

    During the month of  April students get a chance to give back to the community with the Big Event and Relay for Life. The Big Event is scheduled for Saturday, April 5, and Relay for Life will...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • 1,500 students participate in fourth annual Big Event

    Many bobcats faced an early wakeup call on Saturday, marking Quinnipiac’s fourth annual Big Event. On Saturday, April 6, more than 1,500 Quinnipiac students, faculty and alumni volunteered in the greater Hamden area at 95 different sites...

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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  • Service shouldn’t be annual

    Nearly one out of every four Quinnipiac students participated in the Big Event on Saturday. It was the most impressive turnout yet in the event’s three-year history. It’s the one day every year that we do community...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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  • Ruining my yoga pants was worth it

    It’s 1 p.m. on Saturday. I’ve already been awake for six hours, and I’m covered from head to toe in paint. Literally. I look like I stepped out of a Dayglow video. But I didn’t spend my...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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  • 1,400 students participate in day of service

    Quinnipiac University’s Big Event keeps getting bigger. On Saturday, April 14, more than 1,400 students participated in the university’s largest community service project ever. The Big Event has grown each year at Quinnipiac. After beginning with 680...

    • Posted April 18, 2012
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  • Don’t miss big picture

    The Big Event's ultimate goal is to improve university and town relationship

    • Posted April 13, 2011
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  • Big Event registration closes today

    The Big Event was big last year. But it might be even bigger this year.

    • Posted March 9, 2011
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